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Today we're shining a spotlight on Bedford Borough's apprentices and giving you a short insight into why they've been nominated. The winners will be announced on 25 March 2021 at 7:30 pm on...
Anyone over 18 in Bedford Borough can drop in for their Pfizer vaccine this Saturday (26 June) at the Harpur Suite, or at two other locations Monday - Sunday. You do not need to book an appointment or show ID...
Bunyan Centre
Bedford Borough Council is asking Bedfordians to tell them what they think of the way Fusion Lifestyle runs the areas leisure facilities. The council outsourced the running of its...
Beds Fire and Rescue
Spring has well and truly sprung and as this Easter bank holiday is set for glorious weather, you may be planning a BBQ of two, so Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue have issued...
East West Rail virtual consultation room
The current deadline for responses to the latest East West Rail (EWR) Co consultation is due to end on 9 June. However, local councillors and Bedford’s MP have urged EWR and the transport minister to extend...
BCA Kempston Hardwick (Bedford) Image Local Democracy Reporting Service
A car auction centre has submitted an application so it can open until midnight seven days a week. BCA has submitted the planning application to remove a planning condition to...
coronavirus testing
There has been a rapid increase in Bedford Borough’s overall Covid case rate over the last two weeks, a meeting heard. Ian Brown, chief officer for public health, told yesterday’s (30 September...
Bedford North Wing Fire 7
Bedfordshire Police have launched an appeal for witness, saying they suspected the fire at Bedford Hospital's 'North Wing' was arson. Fire crews from Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire...
A 39-year-old from Bedford who has been diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson's Disease is taking on 20 activities in 30 days ahead of her 40th birthday to raise money for charity. Clare Taalab - who by...
Furious7
Petrolheadonism is bringing a high-octane treat for car lovers and film fans this week as they host a special outside screening of Furious 7 at the Sharnbrook Hotel. What's more, Bedford Independent readers...
Public health chiefs in Bedford believe they will struggle to get covid safety messages across to the public in advance of Sunday’s football final. A meeting yesterday (Thursday) heard...
Bricks - Building
Planning rules were deemed to be more important than the human rights of a man who wanted to convert a holiday chalet into a permanent home...