Embankment spring planting
The floral displays on Bedford's embankment are always a spectacular sight, and community groups are being offered the chance to get their...
Community Larder at the ReUse Centre
A new Community Larder, which aims to help Bedford's homeless and vulnerable people or those on means-tested benefits to access fresh food that they may not otherwise be able to afford, has opened...
Bedford Visitor Information Centre
Bedfordians have reacted strongly to that survey by YouGov which claims Bedfordshire is England's least popular county. Now a new centre in Bedford will help promote the area far and wide. The Bedford Visitors Information Centre...
Some might call them crazy but by jumping off a 125ft platform on Sunday (22 May) 75 people aged 6 to 60 helped raise over £16,000 to help Lulu De Vries receive lifesaving cancer...
Gig Buddies
Bedford charity, Gig Buddies is just £461 short of its Aviva Community Fund Crowdfunder, and is hoping generous Bedfordians will help them reach their...
vigil
A peace vigil is being organised in Bedford town centre to show solidarity with the people of Sri Lanka following the terrorist church bombings on Easter Sunday.
Cats Protection
I would like to thank players of People’s Postcode Lottery, who have raised over £2.2 million for Cats Protection to-date.This has helped us find loving...
SoupFest returns to Bedford town centre on Tuesday 3 December, but if you can't take part on the day, there are other ways you can make a donation and...
Palmer brothers Bedford Modern School WW1 Centenary
https://youtu.be/9BdsxY6GWZY Students and staff at Bedford Modern School are each remembering a former pupil who fought in World War One to mark 100 years since its end. Each person at the school has been given one of 1,100 lanyards, with details...
Repair Shop
Volunteers from the BedPop Repair Shop have brought their skills out onto the streets to fix two much-loved pieces of play equipment in Bedford town centre.
David Steadman CEO Harpur Trust
The Harpur Trust has announced that David Steadman will be the charity’s new chief executive from July. David takes over from current chief executive David Russell, who retires in August...
The decision has been taken to cancel this month's Bedford Holi Festival, the first time the event was due to be staged in the town centre...