Tuesday, September 17, 2019
love in a bag
Back in October, we wrote about the launch of Mel Stratton's Love in a Bag campaign - aiming to deliver much needed essentials, plus a message of hope and support, to women in crisis...
Bedford Blues and BLCF2
The Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation (BLCF) has teamed up with the Bedford Blues to launch the Surviving Winter Appeal to support the 41,700 households...
Graham Mayles Christmas Lights Woottonvideo
Drive through Wootton at this time of year and you'd be forgiven for thinking you'd reached Father Christmas' grotto in the north pole, as local festive fan Graham Mayles...
MoBrosvideo
Pupils at Bedford School have raised over £10,000 for the Movember charity, ranking them the events top fundraising school and 16th highest in the whole country.
Simon Mushonga photo
A fundraising page has been set up for Simon Mushonga, the Bedford man murdered in Kettering at the weekend. The page, set up by a family members is asking for support to raise the £5000 needed to send Simon...
SMART CRIB appeal Homeless man[1]
SMART Prebend Centre has launched their annual appeal to raise funds to support the homeless and vulnerably housed in Bedford and they're aiming to raise £50,000.
World AIDS Day 2018
Today is World AIDS Day and in recognition of this international event, to raise awareness of AIDS and the HIV infection, the Terrence Higgins Trust will be offering free confidential rapid HIV tests to the people of Bedford.
Homeless Adamvideo
This week is the UK's first Homelessness Awareness Week, a series of events in Bedford to highlight awareness of the challenges facing homeless people, the charities helping then and break the...
The Bedford Club has presented St Paul's Church, Bedford with a silhouette statue commemorating a World War One soldier. Part of the national There But Not There campaign, in association with Help for Heroes Official and...
There but not there
To mark the centenary of the end of WW1, communities had the opportunity to take part in There But Not There, a national installation of the fallen. The project sees life-size silhouettes and Perspex cut-outs of...