Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Bedford and Kempston

All the latest news from Bedford and Kempston. Everything you need to keep you up to date with what’s happening in Bedford and Kempston on your mobile or desktop.

Made in Bedford
This month, the team behind the popular Made in Bedford artisan fairs will open their new café and shop at Number 13 in St Paul’s Square, showcasing local artists, makers and designers...
Power Cut Bedford town Centre - cars navigate traffic lights 12 March
A large power cut in Bedford town centre has left businesses, homes and traffic lights in the dark this morning. There are other smaller power cuts reported in Kempston and Brickhill...
Kempston Community Weapons Sweep March 2019 Police holding knife
Bedfordshire Police and members of the local community carried out a weapons sweep in Kempston this weekend and found two knives that will now be destroyed....
Wyatt Road, unexplained deathvideo
Bedfordshire Police are investigating an unexplained death on Wyatt Road, Kempston. The road is closed at the High Street end while police gather evidence...
Harpur Centre Refurb
After months of being covered by chipboard and dust sheets, Bedford's new look Harpur Centre will be officially unveiled this Saturday (9 March) with an event, organisers say...
Following the high-profile domestic abuse case of Alex Skeel, Bedford Hospital has changed the delivery of staff training...
A woman from Bedford was among three burglars handed prison sentences today (Friday) at Luton Crown Court. Shazia Rani, 42, of Woodstock Road, Bedford...
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Bedfordshire Police are appealing for witnesses after two robberies in two days on Kempston Road
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Bedfordshire Police is appealing for witnesses as part of an investigation into a robbery in Bedford on Thursday 14 February.
A BBC documentary will this week feature a Bedfordshire Police investigation which resulted in the first woman to be convicted of coercive and controlling behaviour in the UK.
Two people have been jailed for a combined total of more than 20 years, after ruthlessly assaulting a man outside his home in Bedford last October...
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Bedfordshire Police have secured a closure on a property suspected of being used as a brothel. Three women and two men were also safeguarded after the operation in...