Saturday, July 20, 2019

Business

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Fishmonger George Hooper
Local fishmonger, George Hooper, has been crowned Craft Fishmonger at this year’s Master Fishmonger Standard (MFS) Awards.23-year-old George is the procurement director at GCH Fishmongers...
Love Bedford Bedford BID shop front
Bedford BID have been accused of attempting to take credit for next week's #FiverFest by not making it clear who the organisers are on their social media posts...
Great Denham Cafe Tender
The invitation for someone to take over the running of Great Denham Café has been extended after an admin error in the tender advertisement was found on the...
Boots Logo
With the announcement that 200 Boots stores could close, it's no surprise people immediately asked "what about Bedford?" At present though, the news about Walgreen's...
GDPR
On 25th May, 2019, the GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation 'celebrates' its first anniversary of being legally enforceable. There's still much confusion about what businesses...
Bedford's River Great Ouse, Longholme Boat House, Longholme Lake and Butterfly Bridge. Credit: ADC Films
Just look at any social media page and you're likely to see spectacular photographs or videos from drones being flown over places like Bedford. Drones are clearly here to stay and...
Rogan's Books
The finalists of the Muddy Stilettos’ awards have now been announced, and the cream of Bedford’s independent businesses have been shortlisted.
Texas Instruments Reunion 3
Over 300 former employees of Texas Instruments (TI) returned to Bedford Heights, the company's former UK headquarters, on Brickhill Drive this weekend for a reunion...
Select Travel
Bedford-based Select Travel is celebrating reaching the finals of the prestigious Travel Weekly awards in not one, but two categories. Cruise Select is a finalist in the...
Made in Bedford
While the future of traditional town centres hangs in the balance, Bedford’s independent businesses are rising to the challenge and working together to create innovative new...