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Hemlock Morris dancers
If you're looking for a new challenge for the new decade, then Hemlock Morris Dancers would love to hear from you. Formed 10 years ago in Bedford, Hemlock...
Bedfordshire Police special constables
During 2019, citizens volunteered more than 47,000 hours as special constables to help keep the residents and businesses of Bedfordshire safe...
Bedford's HOPE group is hosting a charity screening of Slumdog Millionaire this Friday (17 January) at The...
Black Lotus
On Saturday 1 February, a trio of dancers from Bedford will take part in the finals of a national talent show, taking place at the O2 Arena in London...
Anne Grant
Carers in Bedfordshire's former chair, Anne Grant has received an MBE in the  New Year’s Honours  list  for services to the charity. The award was made in recognition of Anne’s unwavering commitment to the needs of...
Marston Vale Santa Special
The popular Santa Special switched tracks to Lidlington on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley just before Christmas...
CRIB update
When SMART CJS launched its Cold Relief In Bedford (CRIB) appeal in November, in aid of the SMART Prebend Centre for the homeless, Bedford - the target...
Humanists Foodbank
Bedford Foodbank received a donation from the Bedfordshire Humanists this month, to help the charity provide food to over 600 families each month...
Bedford Park
Bedford Borough Council Community Engagement has been shortlisted in this year's Keep Britain Tidy’s annual awards. The awards celebrate the councils that...
choir
A new choir, launched in 2019 by the vocal coach of ITV's The Voice, is looking for new members to join one of their four singing groups...
This January, everyone is invited to Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life in Bedford which takes place on the first weekend of July at Priory Country Park.
BedfordBookDrop
Award-winning independent children's bookshop, Rogan's Books, is launching its annual book giveaway today. The #BedfordBookDrop giveaway will take place on Saturday 18 January, with all details being announced this morning on Rogan's Books' social media channels. Last...