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Vinita Manjure (Chairperson of Bandhan) introducing Her Excellency Ruchi Ghanashyam the High Commissioner Of India to Mohammad Yasin MP and Mayor Dave Hodgson
Her Excellency Ruchi Ghanashyam, High Commissioner of India, travelled to Bedford last week (15 August) on the most important date in the Indian calendar, their independence day. Over...
A Bedfordshire arsonist who put five people's lives at risk and caused one and a half million pounds' worth of damage in Wootton and Biddenham was give a life sentence today. Alexander Gentry...
Little Barford Power Plant
The National Grid says lightning was to blame for the failure at a Little Barford Power Plant that resulted in Britain's largest blackout in over 10 years. The blackout at around 5pm on 9 August, affected...
Sharnbrook Academy NCS
A team of Sharnbrook Academy teenagers will round off their National Citizen Service (NCS) programme this year with a charity gig at Esquires.
SAWR
A social housing provider is celebrating after its South Asian Women’s Refuge (SAWR) in Bedford has been shortlisted for a national Women in Housing award.
Refill Bedford
The campaign against single-use plastic is set to reach a significant milestone with the launch of Refill Bedford, making it easier to reuse and refill...
Luton Crown Court
Bedfordshire Police have made use of innovative legislation to crack down on four people suspected of being involved in human trafficking.
appeal
Houses in Queens Park were damaged in the early hours of Friday morning (16 August) after a car was set alight on Cutcliffe Place. A black Vauxhall Corsa was set on fire at around...
Firefighters
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) has five new full time firefighters, after five of its On Call firefighters successfully completed a further...
Bedford bus depot
Stagecoach East opened the doors of its Bedford depot on Saturday 10 August and helped raise £1,500 for Cancer Research UK.