Emmaus Swan Hotel
As the Bedford Swan Hotel undergoes a complete refurbishment, Emmaus Village Carlton has benefited from a bumper furniture donation. The hotel's restaurant...
Wootton xmas house
A house on Hall End Road in Wootton has once again been transformed into a festive wonderland, raising money for children's charities...
National lottery
An unclaimed National Lottery prize of £1,000,000 is waiting for a resident of Bedford Borough. Could it be you? Local players are urged to double-check...
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.
self-isolation
A Facebook group has been set up in Bedford to harness the vast numbers of volunteers wanting to support the old and vulnerable in their communities...
Graham Mayles Christmas Lights Woottonvideo
Drive through Wootton at this time of year and you'd be forgiven for thinking you'd reached Father Christmas' grotto in the north pole, as local festive fan Graham Mayles...
Residents of Great Denham are urged to join their neighbours for a rousing sing song on Saturday as a show of the village's community spirit...
Hannah & Ciara
Ciara Litchfield, 27, will be running the Royal Parks Half Marathon on Sunday 13 October in aid of The National Brain Appeal, after her best friend was...
Dima
Colleagues from Bedford Borough Council are undertaking a 40km charity walk later this month to help a Syrian refugee achieve her dream of running again.
Companions
A Bedford bakery that gives valuable work experience to ex-offenders has issued an impassioned plea for emergency funding or they may face closure in...
Cavalier Club
A barber shop in Bedford is opening up on Boxing Day to provide food, festive fun and hair cuts to the town's homeless. The Cavalier Club, on the...
Sun Felmersham
It's many years since the village of Felmersham had its own shop, but - in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak - the owners of The Sun pub are taking...