Tuesday, September 17, 2019
YWB Brenda Betts & chair of trustees Barbara Conridge
Bedford-based charity Yarl’s Wood Befrienders (YWB) has been awarded two nominations a year by a charity providing free hotel breaks to reward volunteers.
Emmaus
A free exhibition showcasing unique artwork is being held by Bedfordshire homelessness charity Emmaus Village Carlton this week.
SMART Prebend Ball 2019
SMART Prebend Day Centre are giving two people a chance to win tickets to the SMART masquerade ball and an overnight stay at the Sharnbrook Hotel. Bedfords’ SMART Prebend...
Spectacularts Smiling Face
For most people Wednesday nights are just like any other, they’ll come home from work, play with their children, make some dinner, perhaps take the dog for a walk, watch a bit of TV and...
Indian Flag Independence Day
Bedford’s Communities of Indian origin are inviting everyone in the town to join them for a free event to celebrate India’s Independence Day. Organised with help from Bandhan Group, a...
Lonely child
The NSPCC has revealed concerns over children being left home alone to fend for themselves during school holidays saying a third of calls about children left unsupervised come during the...
Creating Memories
A 12-year old girl with a long-term heart condition, saw her wish to sing on stage come true at the Bedfringe Festival thanks to the Creating Memories...
People's Postcode Lottery
One Kempstonian is celebrating today after winning £30,000 in the people's postcode lottery. The resident, who lives in Whittingstall Avenue, scooped the lump sum when...
Sue Ryder lottery
Healthcare charity, Sue Ryder, has said there are thousand of pounds worth of unclaimed winnings from their lottery still to be claimed in and around Bedford. Since their launch in...
Kempston Rugby Magpas
Kempston Rugby have announced that Magpas Air Ambulance will be their charity partner for the 2019/20 season. Magpas Air Ambulance brings essential lifesaving care by land...