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Least Popular County Resize
A YouGov survey has found that Bedfordshire is the least popular countyin England. 42,000 gave their views on all 47 counties. Bedfordshire came last with just 40% of the votes. Top of the list was Devon...
Coop Post Office
A Bedford Borough Councillor is calling on Co-op to save Post Office services on Queen's Drive, Bedford, claiming they are to blame for them now being at risk. McColl's on Queen's Drive currently provide Post Office...
Tom Syson
A local Jazz musician has spoken of his absolute delight at playing lead Trumpet with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) at the Royal Albert Hall for the BBC Proms. Tom Syson, 25, was first introduced...
Roosters
Have you seen the new look Roosters Sandwich Bar? Nansi and the team have done a cracking job, it’s bang on trend. Find them on St Cuthbert’s Street, right on the corner of St Peter’s St. They’re...
appeal
Sad news coming out of Kempston this evening. Bedfordshire Police have announced a pedestrian has died, following a collision with a vehicle in Kempston. A section of Bedford Road has been closed while Police investigate. In...
homebase
Homebase has announced it will look to close its St. Johns store on Rope Walk. It's one of 42 stores being closed across the UK, putting at risk 1500 jobs. Bosses say it’s part of...