Thursday, October 29, 2020
Citizens Advice
Citizens Advice Bedford has seen an increase of almost 30% in volunteer applications in the last three months, mostly linked with people who have or are...
Captain Tom Millbrook station
A poetry plaque in honour of Captain Tom Moore has been unveiled at the 100-year-old’s local station, Millbrook, in Bedfordshire...
Oxfam shop
Like many charity shops, the coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating effect on the volunteer numbers at Oxfam's two stores in Bedford town centre...
The 73rd year of Pakistan's Independence was celebrated yesterday (14 August) by Bedfordians of Pakistani origin in a flag raising ceremony held at the Old Town Hall. The ceremony...
Bedford Food Bank say they've help feed almost 4,000 people thanks to The Railway Food Collection, a partnership between Govia Thameslink and food banks in Bedford and...
A muntac deer trapped in a metal gate was just one of over a thousand animals helped by the RSPCA since 23 March,
A wild muntjac deer, freed after it was trapped behind a metal gate in Bedford, is just one of over a thousand animals RSPCA officers have helped during lockdown. The charity’s staff were...
A donation of £1,000 will benefit a Bedford charity's scheme to feed underprivileged children during the school holidays...
Robinson Pool
A local resident has started a petition urging the Council to take back control of Robinson Pool to preserve its facilities for community use...
Prebend thanks
SMART Prebend Centre emergency appeal has raised an amazing £26,500 thanks to the generosity of kind-hearted Bedfordians...
Macbook laptop booking online zoom learning
Bedford's over-50s have embraced virtual learning to enable adult education to continue despite Covid-19. The Rothsay Education Centre...
Railway Food Collection
Bedford and Brighton stations are taking part in a community pilot in association with the Trussell Trust to support their local foodbanks...
Friends of Al Walaja
On Thursday (23 July), Bedford will be one of six towns taking part of a virtual tour of the UK by a group of Palestinians, and the theme will be...