Cpt Tom Cranfield Uni
The Charity Commission has announced an inquiry into The Captain Tom Foundation after concerns were raised that a private firm run by the fundraiser's daughter “may have...
The Turvey villagers delivering humanitarian aid to Ukraine have returned from their third successful trip. Rob Hammond and Alan Wallace departed…
With less than two weeks to go until the launch of the 2022 BookTastic children’s book festival, we've got an exciting competition to win all the books that will be featured at this...
Graham Mabbutt, who sadly passed away on 22 June 2022, was a long-term and key member of the Bedford and Milton Keynes Waterway Trust and, more recently, a champion for the...
Two inspirational students from Wixams Academy are holding a fundraising fete on Sunday (26 June) to raise funds and awareness of period poverty. Emma Chamberlain and Naima Khanom...
A community interest company is aiming to create Bedford's first purpose-built parkour facility through a crowdfunding campaign and generous match-funding. Parkour or free running is the use...
With excitement building for this summer’s spectacular BookTastic children’s book festival, the event organisers are shining the spotlight on the local businesses that are supporting the...
The annual Queen’s Park Multicultural parade took place on Saturday 4 June and brought a myriad of colours, costumes, laughter, and great camaraderie to the streets of Bedford. The event, organised by Queen's Park Community Organisation...
Harry Masterson (centre) receives a long service award from Peter Wells (L)
One of Bedford's longest-serving pub landlords has been recognised for his service. Harry Masterson has been running the Mill pub and hotel for 35 years and was presented with an award...
On Tuesday 14 June, Hospital Radio Bedford (HRB) marked the 40th anniversary of the Falkland's War with an outside broadcast from Bedford town centre. The broadcast, in collaboration...
grants
Four Bedford Borough charitable and voluntary organisations are to share £47,000 in grants. The Trustees of the House of Industry Estate Management Committee rapidly approved...
Bedford Foodbank
Charities helping Bedford people in need are set to receive a cash boost from the Mayor of Bedford’s Charity. £500 each has been awarded to Bedford Open Door, Foodbank Bedford, and...