Sunday, September 20, 2020
Carers of Bedfordshire Cause for Applause
The charity Carers in Bedfordshire have set up a new award scheme for unpaid family carers to say thank you to a special someone who has made a...
BCA art drop
As the school holidays approach, Bedford Creative Arts (BCA) and its dream team of volunteers has delivered 1,800 packs of 'Let's Create' and 'Take Part...
MS Centre flytipping
Staff at the MS Therapy Centre on Barkers Lane are appealing for help from the public after fly-tippers dumped piles of rubbish in their car park...
Speak on racism title
A campaigner from Bedford has created a series of online talks, discussions and Q&A's, designed to help people understand racism and take an anti-racist stance. Through her 'Speak On'...
Photographs, found on a 40-year-old camera in a charity shop, have now been returned to their delighted owner. Thanks to the detective work of photographer...
Emmaus photos
Photographs taken on a vintage camera, bought at a charity shop, have sparked a hunt to find the original owner. Photographer, David Clarke and his...
Sue Ryder Ampthill Road
Since the Government announced that non-essential shops could reopen, Sue Ryder has been planning for a phased return of its charity shops across the UK...
Home Instead sending sunshine
A care company is calling on local primary school children to help the elderly feel more connected and loved during lockdown and social isolation...
A talented Sharnbrook girl, who has been dancing since she was two-years-old says she is "getting stronger everyday" after losing her hand and part of her arm after a trampolining...
Older person
A social outreach project to combat loneliness and isolation in the community has been recently launched in Putnoe. The befriending service, Project 41...
Cpt Tom stamps for charity
Tens of thousands of stamps have been donated to charities - including Sue Ryder St John's Hospice in Moggerhanger - thanks to Captain Tom Moore...
Empire Windrush
72 years ago today, the Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury Docks from the Caribbean, and since 2018, the date has been marked to recognise...