Diary: Happy Hatters and MIPIM moments

Happy Hatters

After disgruntled residents of Luton featured on last week’s Diary page, we’re pleased to note some good news for the town this week, particularly its football supporters. The local council has approved plans for a new 17,500-seat stadium for Luton Town FC, as part of a 40‑acre town centre regeneration. A great day for the Hatters, no doubt, but chief executive Gary Sweet may be getting carried away, telling BBC Look East: “It is probably the biggest moment in the history of Luton Town FC.” Now hold on there. Some of us remember the last-minute winner in the