St Paul's Church, in the heart of Bedford town centre, will be commemorating Refugee Week this month with a creative installation on the theme of Solidarity. Refugee Week is a UK-wide festival celebrating...
CRIB update
When SMART CJS launched its Cold Relief In Bedford (CRIB) appeal in November, in aid of the SMART Prebend Centre for the homeless, Bedford - the target...
Bedford fundraising heroes Team Goddo will walk 165 miles from Portishead to Southend, this August bank holiday raising money for a children's cancer charity...
volunteer charity fundraiser
The nominations for this year’s Bedford Independent Awards – in partnership with the Harpur Trust – are flooding in, so don’t miss the chance to nominate your local everyday hero or why not put...
Embrace
Bedfordshire Police praised the 'team effort' that helped win the Embrace Child Victims of Crime (CVOC) Fundraising Force of the Year 2018 award, at an event in London last week. Embrace CVOC is a national charity which has worked tirelessly...
Debbie Burrells is know to many people, as part of the well-known local family behind Kitcheners Marina and Garage. Late last year she was diagnosed with a deadly form of Motor Neurone Disease (MND). She...
Santa Special Group Photo at Bedford Station 2018
Father Christmas warmed up for tonight's annual dash across to deliver presents across the world by entertaining young travellers on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley...
A Bedford-based mental health charity, which says referrals have been at an all-time high, has been awarded a £10,000 windfall as part of this year's Ecclesiastical...
Bedford Suspension Bridge
A Remembrance Day yarn bombing of Bedford’s Victorian suspension bridge, to Mark 100 years since the end of World War 1, has been given the go ahead. The yarn bombing is being organised by local artist...
Challenge Bedford 2018
https://youtu.be/S81DGim-B-w If you've seen a group of Wonder Women, Fruit Cakes or people in all sorts of fancy dress around Bedford today then you've been part of the first #ChallengeBedford which has been raising money for...
Dumball 2018
https://youtu.be/8YuX0TPMHqU Three Bedford friends, dubbed the ‘Touring Car Three’ are joining The Dumball Rally 2018 to raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust. This year, the rally, which has been running for 10 years, will see 48 teams drive from Margate...
Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation (BLCF) will launch a digital raffle next week raising money for local women who have been adversely affected by the pandemic. The raffle opens on 1 September...