Richard Fuller GE19
The former Bedford and Kempston MP, Richard Fuller has been returned to the House of Commons by the voters of North East Bedfordshire. Mr Fuller replaced Alistair Burt, who declared he would not be standing at...
Mohammad Yasin MPvideo
Despite a dismal evening for Labour throughout the UK, the marginal seat of Bedford and Kempston was retained by Mohammad Yasin...
General Election 2019
General Election 2019: Bedford. We'll be updating this live blog as soon as the winners for each seat covered by the Bedford Independent is announced...
Polling Station sign vote
It's polling day for the General Election 2019 and (hopefully) everyone who can across Bedford Borough will be out to use their vote and take part in democracy. There are 102 polling...
Jeremy Corbyn
With less than 12 hours until the polling stations open, the leader of the opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, attended a Labour Party rally in Kempston this...
Dr Barry Monk
The founder of the Save Bedford Hospital Party, Dr Barry Monk, has backed the Liberal Democrat candidate, Henry Vann to be the next MP for Bedford...
Eddie Izzard
World-renowned actor, comedian, marathon runner and activist, Eddie Izzard, was in Bedford this morning, campaigning in Castle ward with Labour's Mohammad...
The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, was in Bedford this morning, campaigning with local Conservative candidates Ryan Henson...
climate change hustings
A climate change hustings took place in Bedford on Friday evening and one candidate was conspicuous by their absence. The event, organised by Bedford’s YouthStrike4Climate movement, was held at the University of Bedfordshire’s Polhill Avenue campus...
Bedford Youth Strike for Climate
A number of Bedford's prospective parliamentary candidates will be taking part in a Climate Hustings this Friday (29 November) as part of the Bedford Youth...
Ryan Henson
Following the launch of the Conservative Party manifesto on Sunday, the candidate for Bedford and Kempston, has welcomed the commitments to get Brexit done...
Adam Zerny & Martin Bell
North East Bedfordshire's Independent candidate, Adam Zerny, has just received the backing of well-known former foreign correspondent and Independent...