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Bedford Disabled Horse Riding Association (BDHRA) cracked open the champagne for a belated 60th Anniversary on Saturday 7 May. The efforts of volunteers Helen Dunster and Brenda Woodham...
A new state-of-the-art accommodation lodge for Scouts is to be officially opened next week, after a £520,000 donation from Bedfordshire Masons. The 46-bed Lodge of Friendship...
How would you like to join fellow established artists and enthusiastic amateurs to paint and draw Bedford's beautiful riverside and raise money for charity? On Sunday 29 May...
Felix the diabetic cat
Stray cat Felix is on the lookout for a 'furever' home and needs a Bedford family who can help him manage his diabetes. He's currently staying with the Cats Protection’s Bedford and Biggleswade...
The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Reverend Dr Justin Welby will be preaching at Bunyan Meeting later this month to celebrate the 350th anniversary of John Bunyan...
The owner of an antique wedding ring which fell in the River Great Ouse on Sunday (8 May) has described the moment it was found by a local scuba diving team as 'a total miracle'...
A Bedford-based youth charity has said they are 'really touched' to have been chosen to take part in one of the longest-running charity golf events in the country . Youth Inspired...
It’s pretty much a given that every teacher knows basic safeguarding processes. They know what to look out for, they know which children are more at risk, they know how to...
Nikita Best
A Bedford nursery assistant has won a national competition to become the face of hair product brand FYC For Your Curls, now hopes it will lead to more opportunities in modelling. Nikita...
A Bedford TikTok sensation will appear on Channel 4 this Friday (6 May) taking part in Richard Hammond's Crazy Contraptions - described as 'TV's most left-field engineering...
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A woman arrested by Bedfordshire Police would be able to refuse a strip search by a transgender officer, the force’s deputy chief constable has said. But he said that Beds Police...
A former Royal Marines physical training instructor is joining 64 team-mates and travelling to Isreal this month to compete in the 2022 Veteran Games. Following a 20-year military career...