This Thursday, the Bedford Independent Everyday Heroes Awards, in partnership with The Harpur Trust, will celebrate those who make Bedford brilliant. The awards were established to...
St Pauls Church
St Paul's Church in Bedford will be marking the National Day of Reflection tomorrow (Tuesday) with the message 'reflect, support, hope'...
Thanks to a grant of £5,000, teenagers from Bedford have created their own TV show with the aim to entertain and inspire young people to stay away from trouble...
David Steadman, Chief Executive, The Harpur Trust
As we head ever closer to finding out who our winners will be in the 2020 Bedford Independent Everyday Heroes Awards we caught up with David Steadman, Chief Executive of the awards...
Fundraiser of the year 2020
In the build-up to the Bedford Independent Everyday Heroes Awards, in partnership with The Harpur Trust, we’re taking a closer look at the nominees in each category. Last but not least, we're shining our spotlight on...
Midland Road residents and businesses have been invited to a virtual event to update them on the progress of the Safer Streets project. Since its launch, Safer Streets has seen a major upgrade...
Today, we're shining a spotlight on one of the categories added to recognise the incredible efforts made by Bedfordians during the pandemic. We’re looking at the organisations nominated as...
A new podcast to give a voice to young carers in our county has launched today (Tuesday) for National Carers Action Day. Young Carers Bedfordshire and Bedford Borough Council have...
Bedford has more independent shops than Cambridge, so it was about time we celebrated the brilliant and unique businesses at the heart of our town...
Residents of the Notting Green, Pavenham and Yelden in Bedford Borough are invited to take up BT's offer to 'adopt' the iconic red phone boxes in their villages, for just £1...
Prebend Day Centre
A Kempston gym community has been raising much-needed cash for the SMART Prebend Street centre which helps homeless people. Kempston's HG/FIT and their supporters have been...
Over the last couple of weeks, we've looked at all the categories for the Bedford Independent Everyday Heroes Awards, in partnership with The Harpur Trust, except one. Today, we’re taking...