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Emma Beeden
Following a nomination from her teacher, Emma Beeden, a Y13 student at Sharnbrook Academy, is celebrating after being awarded a prestigious Diana Award...
Companions
A Bedford bakery that gives valuable work experience to ex-offenders has issued an impassioned plea for emergency funding or they may face closure in...
There was a big birthday celebration at Oak Way House on Kimbolton Road recently, when resident Hilda Millard celebrated turning 100.
Devonshire Arms 120 Years Old
One of Bedford's most popular pubs has celebrated its 120th birthday with landlords and ladies past and present raising a glass to mark the occasion. The Devonshire Arms on Dudley Street...
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KNE, which has members from the Bedford area, will be performing live on tonight's Britain's Got Talent semi-final show at 7.30pm, fighting for a place in Sunday's final. The performers, who combine complex...
Refugee Week (15 - 22 June) is a nationwide programme of arts, cultural and educational events celebrating the contribution of refugees in the UK and...
Fire Service awarded
Over the last year, an impressive £72,352 has been raised for the Fire Fighters Charity by the county’s fire service - nearly £10,000 more than they...
Rosanna Heasman: The Store
A crowdfunding campaign is underway to ensure that ‘The Store’ - Bedford’s first zero waste shop - can open its doors later this year. The Store will stock loose grocery items...
Amicus
Amicus Trust, a local charity supporting homeless adults, has been awarded a grant by Nationwide Building Society to support 100 vulnerable people.
Plastic Patrol paddle boarding
Want to try paddle boarding and do your bit to help flight plastic pollution? Volunteers from Plastic Patrol have teamed up with SUP Bedford...