Sea cadets
Sea Cadets, the national youth charity, has launched a search for people in our region that once wore its navy blue uniform and white sailors cap...
As part of the worldwide celebrations of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, a local councillor from Sharnbrook has recently returned from a...
SMART CRIB homeless appeal
This week SMART CJS launches the annual SMART Prebend Centre CRIB appeal, once again calling on local residents and businesses to support Bedford’s...
A food bank in Bedford received a donation from Bellway house builders as part of World Kindness Day last week. The developer donated £200 worth of...
Mark Rutherford School all-weather pitch
Mayor Dave Hodgson officially cut the ribbon to open Mark Rutherford School's new 3G all-weather floodlit football pitch on Saturday 16 November. The...
Rough Sleeper black and white
This week, posters will be going up across Bedford Borough to raise public awareness of the services and support available for rough sleepers. 
Beds carers
A new Bedfordshire guide for carers launches today to mark Carers Rights Day (Thursday 21 November 2019). 'Caring for Family and Friends' is packed with...
Bedford School Movember 2019
A group of boys from Bedford School are helping to spread awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health. It's all part of their annual...
Apprentice 2019's Tom Skinner
On Tuesday 3 December, Tom Skinner of BBC 1's Apprentice will bring his trademark selling skills to Harpur Square as part of this year's SoupFest...
Wixams' bulb planting
Wixams' residents of all ages joined together on Saturday 16 November, to plant 1,000 spring bulbs throughout the village From toddlers to residents of Wixams' Retirement Village, everyone mucked in and got their hands dirty, but...
homeless man
Bedford's Homelessness Awareness Week returns for second year from 1 December to look at the issues around homelessness and to raise awareness of local services and...
ww1 Postcard
A WW1 postcard, found by a shop-owner in Leeds, has been reunited with a relative of its sender, thanks to a post on the 'We Are Bedford' Facebook group...