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The borough includes the suburb (an ecclesiastical parish) of Luton, in which are the waterworks of Chatham and the adjoining towns.
The main part of the town extends for a mile along the broad straight Roman road, Watling Street; the high road from Luton to Tring, which crosses it in the centre of the town, representing the ancient Icknield Way.
The districts around Luton in Bedfordshire and the neighbouring counties have, since the beginning of the 17th century, been the British home of the straw-plait industry.
The result is that, while the Luton trade in the manufacture of straw and fancy hats of every description has largely extended, the number of English plaiters, all told, was not more than a few hundreds in 1907, as compared with 30,000 in 1871.
But his training for a military career was suddenly cut short by the refusal of his elder brother, Alphonse, to accept the office of bishop of Luton.Advertisement
In 1606, at the age of twenty-one, Richelieu was nominated bishop of Luton by Henry IV.
He was learned in the science of botany, and formed a magnificent collection and a botanic garden at Luton Hoo, where Robert Adam built for him a splendid residence.
The manufacture of agricultural machinery and implements employs a large number of hands at Bedford and Luton.
Luton, however, is specially noted for the manufacture of straw hats.
The main line of the same company serves Leighton Buzzard in the south-west, and there is a branch thence to Dunstable, which, with Luton, is also served by a branch of the Great Northern line.Advertisement
The municipal boroughs are Bedford (pop. 35,144), Dunstable (5157) and Luton (36,404).
The boroughs of Bedford, Dunstable and Luton have separate commissions of the peace, and Bedford has a separate court of quarter-sessions.
The county has two parliamentary divisions, Northern (or Biggleswade), and Southern (or Luton), each returning one member; and Bedford is a parliamentary borough, returning one member.
Flitt was parcel of the manor of Luton, and formed part of the marriage portion of Eleanor, sister of Henry III.
Tradition says that the straw-plait industry owes its introduction to James I., who transferred to Luton the colony of Lorraine plaiters whom Mary queen of Scots had settled in Scotland.Advertisement
Other county families are the Crawleys of Stockwood near Luton, the Brandreths of Houghton Regis, and the Orlebars of Hinwick.
Luton is the principal seat in England of the straw-plait manufacture, and large quantities of hats and other straw goods have been exported, though in recent years the industry has suffered from increased foreign competition.
He made three important speeches at Welbeck (August 4), at Luton (October 5), and at Limehouse (December 15), but he had nothing substantial to add to his case, and the party situation continued in all its embarrassments.
Irish airline Ryanair launched scheduled services from Luton to Ireland.
Customer service agent Telephone, written or website support Based at easyJet airline Co Ltd, London Luton Airport, Bedfordshire.Advertisement
London Luton airport was officially opened in July 1938 by the right honorable Kingsley Wood, secretary of state for Air.
The woman was photographed in " Afro Tings " in George Street, Luton having the elaborate braiding done prior to her escape.
Luton Manager, Mike Newell was scheduled to repeat his allegations of agents offering bungs to Premiership managers.
Except that in this case it will be an involuntary rumble from the baggage conveyor at Luton airport.
Mind you, at least Johnson scored a cracker against Luton, it wasn't presented to him on a plate.Advertisement
The former Burnley captain led Luton out and received the most incredible reception from the Turf moor crowd.
Mr Wall, 17 Jan 06 We booked parking as it was easier to travel to Luton by car as I am partially disabled.
Peter French, who suffers from muscular dystrophy, was looking forward to starting at Luton Sixth Form College last month.
Fair to say cost OK compared with other Luton sites and other airports but I consider all airport parking exorbitant.
Long haul flights for London Luton SWE, the Swedish airline launched its thrice weekly flights to Lahore, Pakistan in June.Advertisement
Edging out of the suburbs, and seeing actual greenery, you feel your holiday starting already, even if it IS in Luton.
Appearing before Luton Crown Court on Friday, he admitted two charges of possessing heroin with intent to supply.
The 50 minute layover is now at Aylesbury rather than Luton.
Grant operates mainly minibusses including an Optare Solo which is used on the 44 service from Luton to Stevenage.
London Luton Airport (a) To increase passenger transport usage by passenger transport usage by passengers.Advertisement
Requiem mass were many members of the Luton team of the 1950s.
Fifteen pallets are now sitting at Luton Airport awaiting shipment to the war-torn country.
The proposal Luton Airport owners propose to build a new runway 3Km in length 1Km south of the existing shorter runway.
The nearest station is Luton Airport Parkway which is just under 1 mile from the airport.
Gatwick Airport Car Rental train There isn't actually a train station at Luton Airport.Advertisement
They followed that up with a 1-0 home defeat against Luton on Tuesday but were somewhat unfortunate not to get anything from the game.
Among the 400 people who attended his requiem mass were many members of the Luton team of the 1950s.
Gatwick Airport Car Rental Train There is n't actually a train station at Luton Airport.
Luton was just another small farming town until the early 19th century, when it became the center of the straw-hat industry.
Birmingham City are the latest top-flight club to be reportedly showing an interest in Luton defender Curtis Davies.Advertisement
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