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A Bedford-based international violinist is bringing a star-studded concert to London this weekend to raise funds for aid in Afghanistan. Enrico Alvares, who lives in...
A Bedford-based mental health charity, which says referrals have been at an all-time high, has been awarded a £10,000 windfall as part of this year's Ecclesiastical...
The Home Office have apologised and promised a refund to a Bedford Borough couple due to a delayed biometric residence permit (BRP). It should have arrived ‘within 7 working days’ of 24 May…
A residents association in Bedford has launched a crowdfunding campaign to improve their area by planting trees along the busy roadside. The residents of Riverfield Drive are hoping...
Charan Sekhon
Charan Sekhon, chairman of local charity SEVA Trust has been awarded the 'Lockdown Hero' award by the Environment Agency. Charan, who also works as a Senior Environment Officer for the agency in the East Anglian region,...
A Bedford runner who is taking part in the Bedford Running GP marathon on 17 October has added an unusual challenge to his training schedule. Radio test engineer, Daniel Churchill...
Children's Centre staff are linking up with toddler groups and schools in new housing developments to ensure their services reach as many people as possible. The partnerships follow...
A dedicated team of volunteers in Bletsoe is raising money for a memorial to honour the memory of US Army Air Force personnel whose plane came down in a field in the village in 1944...
The High Sheriff of Bedfordshire, Eric Masih, was joined by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire and members of the judiciary community at his Justice Service...
The ‘Making Me’ charity empowers children and young people to stay ‘mentally fit’ through knowledge and resources...
A Bedford charity has launched a campaign to combat loneliness among care home residents with the help of robotic pets. Friends for Life aims to improve the loneliness and well-being of Bedford’s care home residents by...
A star-studded, family-friendly celebration of Jamaican culture will take place in Harpur Square this Saturday (7 August) to commemorate the country's independence...