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Friends and fellow runners - including Paula Radcliffe - have shared their tributes to a truly great Bedfordian, Iva Barr, who sadly passed away on...
Festival of Britain signs
A Bedfordshire man has cycled well over 1,000 miles since April as part of a lockdown project to photograph unique signs in the county’s villages...
National healthcare charity Sue Ryder, which runs Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice in Moggerhanger, says it has been forced to launch a second urgent fundraising appeal due to the coronavirus...
Grace Community Church is urging people in Bedford and Kempston who have been impacted financially throughout the pandemic to seek help now and not...
Undeterred by the wind and rain, a group of Bedfordians raised over £1,000 for Children in Need over the weekend, inspired by the BBC Children...
JustUS Homelessness Advocacy homeless winter
This December, JustUs Homelessness Advocacy Bedford is hosting a free online event to look at the rights and wrongs of housing law and remedies...
advent calendar appeal
The Bedford Kindness Facebook group has been overwhelmed by the generosity of Bedfordians since they launched their advent calendar appeal...
Charles Hanson auctioneer
A Bedford Rotary Club is hosting an online auction - featuring a celebrity auctioneer - this month, raising funds for two local charities...
Living It Up
The Living It Up Performing Arts Centre at St Cuthbert's Hall is staging a unique fundraising gig tomorrow (Thursday) which will be streamed live on social media. The performance by The Sick Crew features band members...
Sustrans NHS bike donation
Sustrans, the cycling charity, is celebrating its 100th free bike donation to NHS key workers through Bedford Borough Council...
Henry Parrott
A sculpture by a former Sharnbrook student and Bromham resident has been unveiled in the village to commemorate Armistice Day...
Biddenham
Big-hearted students at Biddenham International School have donated enough food to provide 840 meals to Bedford Foodbank...