Among the performers on stage at last week's BRIT awards were at least ten former teachers, students or crew members of the former 2step Dance Company founded by Sharon De Leonardis.
Debbie Burrells Combined
Fighter Debbie Burrells said her farewells to friends last night (23 May) and her parting wave was presenting two HUGE cheques to the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Debbie died just hours after...
Emmaus volunteers
Could you spare some time to join a team of volunteers helping to run a Bedfordshire homelessness charity's popular Emmaus Home Store? Emmaus Village Carlton supports 42...
ELEV8 DWC
Dancers from Bedford will be representing England at the Dance World Cup in Portugal this week, competing against teams from 65 other countries.
The River Great Ouse, Bedford: The Swan hotel and the town's famous swans.
The nominations for this year’s Bedford Independent Awards – in partnership with the Harpur Trust – are flooding in, so don’t miss the chance to nominate your local everyday hero or why not put...
Remembrance Bench
The Bedfordshire Royal British Legion Riders Branch has unveiled a memorial bench along Bedford’s Embankment to commemorate 100 years since the end of World War One. The group raised the money needed to purchase and install the bench...
On Sunday 29th September, the Bishop of Bedford will reopen part of a church in Bletsoe which most people thought was closed for ever.
Sharon De Leonardisvideo
Bedford is known for its wonderfully diverse population and now a Bedford woman is setting about bringing all those communities together to create Bedford Carnival. Sharon De Leonardis...
BCH Dog Unit
The Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Dog Unit has launched a new calendar featuring never-before-seen photos of the forces crime fighting pooches. Funds raised from sales of the calendar will be split between German Shepherd Rescue Elite and Luna...
Poppy Pop Up Shopvideo
https://youtu.be/xz77c6E92AU A temporary Poppy Shop has opened again in Bedford's Harpur Shopping Centre, helping to raise much needed funds for the Royal British Legion. Bedford is just one of a few town's to boast a Royal British...
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...
Vinita Manjure (Chairperson of Bandhan) introducing Her Excellency Ruchi Ghanashyam the High Commissioner Of India to Mohammad Yasin MP and Mayor Dave Hodgson
Her Excellency Ruchi Ghanashyam, High Commissioner of India, travelled to Bedford last week (15 August) on the most important date in the Indian calendar, their independence day. Over...