Thursday, October 29, 2020
Benjie and Capt Tom
A Bedford teenager who was part of the biggest - and most positive - news story of the year has been recognised with a prestigious national award. Bedford School pupil, Benjie Ingram-Moore, has received the award...
Police Appeal witness
I would like to express my horror and anger that someone chose to assault one of our volunteers on their way back from attending an event on our behalf...
Tom Grennan
Former St Thomas More pupil, Tom Grennan, is doing what he can to make the best of the current coronavirus situation. Last night (Wednesday)...
Poppy wreath Photo credit Janice Elliot
Although crowds are being asked to stay away, Bedford Borough will still be commemorating Remembrance and Armistice Day this year, despite coronavirus...
Marcellus
Today (Saturday) is World Homelessness Day and to raise funds for the charity that helped him, a former homeless man from Bedford has organised a sponsored hike, symbolically carrying his possessions on his back. Two years...
Benjie Ingram-Moore with his grandfather Captain Sir Tom Moore copy
Captain Tom's fundraising legacy has been given a boost with his foundation being chosen as Bedford School's charity of the year. The school and Captain Sir Tom already have a good...
Roy Jenkins blue plaque
A blue plaque has been put up in Bedford to Roy Jenkins, who played a key part in British politics in the second half of the twentieth century...
MS Centre art sale
Cost-conscious art fans are in for a treat this Saturday (3 October), with nearly 200 postcard-sized original artworks being sold for just £20 each in...
George Floyd
Over the past week, people from all communities across Bedford have been sharing their thoughts, anger, pain and hopes in response to the killing of George Floyd. George Floyd...
The Black Tom Window Trail is back and this time it’s swapping its Santa hat for a Witch's broom and the festivities will be taking place on All...
The decision has been taken to cancel this month's Bedford Holi Festival, the first time the event was due to be staged in the town centre...
Bedford's young people were out in force today to show their solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and actively take a stand against racism. The event organised...