Thursday, May 23, 2019
KickOff@3
Bedfordshire Police hosted its first charity football tournament, KickOff@3, on Sunday 28 April, with the aim of strengthening bonds between the police, the community and partners.
Christian Coley Emmaus
A formerly homeless Bedford man has been recognised with a national Emmaus Hidden Heroes Award, run in partnership with Room to Reward. Christian Coley was...
vigil
A peace vigil is being organised in Bedford town centre to show solidarity with the people of Sri Lanka following the terrorist church bombings on Easter Sunday.
Emmaus Swan Hotel
As the Bedford Swan Hotel undergoes a complete refurbishment, Emmaus Village Carlton has benefited from a bumper furniture donation. The hotel's restaurant...
Marathon
The London Marathon is just days away, so we're shining a spotlight on the runners from Bedford who are going that extra mile (or 26.21 to be precise)...
DKMS Beds Hub Bedford Park
1000 blood stem cell registrations have now been made thanks to DKMS Beds Hub, That means more people with a blood cancer or blood disorders have the chance of finding...
Rob and Debbie Burrellsvideo
The first ever 'Bashing the Beds Boundary' finished this morning with squads of relay runners completing a circuit of the Bedfordshire county border overnight...
David Thompson and his daughter Rachel
Bedford Park runners are being asked to register as potential blood stem cell donors and go on standby to save a life. Tomorrow (20 April) the DKMS team will host a...
Letters to the editor
Eight months ago we launched the Bedford Independent on social media, with the promise that we would continue to grow and deliver exactly what the people of Bedford...
Bedford Radio Marketing Course
Bedfordians can now learn media and marketing skills thanks to a new free course from Bedford Radio. The course, which runs for one day a week over eight weeks...