Friday, October 18, 2019
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University of Bedfordshire vice chancellor, Bill Rammell
In his annual lecture today, Bill Rammell, vice chancellor of the University of Bedfordshire, will call on universities to do more to promote freedom of speech and debate. The vice chancellor’s...
Bedford College's principal, Ian Pryce, has chosen #LoveOurColleges week to raise the issue of education funding through the medium of song.
Today, Kempston Library is hosting its monthly Reading Dogs sessions to help children improve their literacy skills. Families can book a 10 minute session...
Members of the Rutherford School Greenpower Racing team have steered all three of their cars into the Educational Foundation International Final held at...
Cherry Trees
Cherry Trees Nursery School, off Elstow Road, has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. Following a two day inspection in July 2019 Cherry Trees on Hawkins...
Gigs 4 Kids
Music for Bedford Borough's campaign, Gigs 4 Kids has reached its first major milestone by raising £11,963 thanks to generous donations from Bedford’s...
Jamie Bridge
In an exciting first for the town, a group of ambitious students from four Bedford schools have joined forces to create Bedford’s first ever leadership...
Open the Book
Around 300 people are expected to attend the 20th anniversary celebration of Open the Book on 1 October at All Nations’ Church Centre in Bedford.
Joshua in action
Two Bedford School boys have recently been selected to train in the England Hockey player development programme. Joshua Addo in Y9 and Joshua Stewart in Y10 both attended trials for the England Hockey Performance Centre back...
A Year 9 student from Bedford Modern School (BMS) has been selected for the U15 Girls England Hockey Performance Centre. Sophia Warren attended trials...