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After the enormous success of 2020, the Blues Foundation are returning with efforts to help families in need this Christmas with another huge foodbank...
Trees were planted in Queen's Park, Jubilee Park and on Goldington Green last week as part of National Tree Week celebrations in Bedford Borough. They are just some of the 10,000+...
Police Appeal witness
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for information regarding an attempted stabbing on Sunday (21 November). The incident took place in the Midland Road area of Bedford...
Team members at a residential home that cares for children with complex needs and disabilities are celebrating winning a national stepathon competition...
Almost two years into the Covid pandemic, it seems only two things are clear. Firstly, as Omicron is sadly showing, the virus is not done with us yet. Secondly, the ways we work...
Despite having to suspend fundraising during the pandemic, SMART CJS is back with a bang to launch their annual Cold Relief In Bedford (CRIB) appeal. Their target is £50,000...
coronavirus latest updates
Bedford Borough Council has said the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has been detected in the Borough and is linked to international travel. Vicky Head, Director of Public Health at Bedford Borough Council...
1,345 knives and seven firearms have been surrendered to Bedfordshire police across North Bedfordshire (Bedford Borough and Shefford) as part of county-wide efforts to tackle knife...
Bedford prison
A prisoner on remand at Bedford jail accused of attempting to murder his wife was found hanging in his cell, an inquest heard today. Ezra Tamiem, 39, who had never been in...
How the Bedford College tower block will look if planning is approved.
Plans are underway at Bedford College to give their tower block a £9 million upgrade and create "a shining citadel of learning" that shows "the very best education is right here in the heart...
A Bedford charity is giving six children a chance to visit chocolate heaven and see their dream sweets made after winning a completion hosted by famous chocolatier Aneesh Popat. The...
With the Midlands Conference into their winter break, it was the turn of the Hockey Masters sides to take centre stage last weekend,; the Ladies Over 35s looking to defend their title...