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Prebend thanks
SMART Prebend Centre emergency appeal has raised an amazing £26,500 thanks to the generosity of kind-hearted Bedfordians...
Macbook laptop booking online zoom learning
Bedford's over-50s have embraced virtual learning to enable adult education to continue despite Covid-19. The Rothsay Education Centre...
Railway Food Collection
Bedford and Brighton stations are taking part in a community pilot in association with the Trussell Trust to support their local foodbanks...
Friends of Al Walaja
On Thursday (23 July), Bedford will be one of six towns taking part of a virtual tour of the UK by a group of Palestinians, and the theme will be...
Sustrans donate a bike
Following the huge success of their last event, Sustrans will be back this weekend, accepting donations of unused and neglected bikes...
Chris Andrews
Even the world’s worst golfer doesn’t take as many as 229 strokes during a game, but a Bedford fundraiser is aiming to do exactly that at Bedford...
Carers of Bedfordshire Cause for Applause
The charity Carers in Bedfordshire have set up a new award scheme for unpaid family carers to say thank you to a special someone who has made a...
BCA art drop
As the school holidays approach, Bedford Creative Arts (BCA) and its dream team of volunteers has delivered 1,800 packs of 'Let's Create' and 'Take Part...
MS Centre flytipping
Staff at the MS Therapy Centre on Barkers Lane are appealing for help from the public after fly-tippers dumped piles of rubbish in their car park...
Speak on racism title
A campaigner from Bedford has created a series of online talks, discussions and Q&A's, designed to help people understand racism and take an anti-racist stance. Through her 'Speak On'...
Photographs, found on a 40-year-old camera in a charity shop, have now been returned to their delighted owner. Thanks to the detective work of photographer...
Emmaus photos
Photographs taken on a vintage camera, bought at a charity shop, have sparked a hunt to find the original owner. Photographer, David Clarke and his...