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SSC Action Group
Parents and children caught up in a shakeup of schools under the Heart Multi Academies Trust have spent the day speaking with the Shadow Education Secretary, Angela Rayner about their concerns. Heart MAT have proposed a restructure of Shackleton, Shortstown...
The Home Secretary made a visit to a Bedford school this week, accompanied by Festus Akinbusoye, the Conservative Party candidate in the Police and Crime Commissioner elections...
Gigs 4 Kids
Music for Bedford Borough's campaign, Gigs 4 Kids has reached its first major milestone by raising £11,963 thanks to generous donations from Bedford’s...
Queen's Park Academy Kitchen
When the Kitchen Manager at Queens Park Academy anticipated they’d be short staffed for a couple of weeks, she knew just who to ask for help. Ileana Stein, who has headed up QPA’s school kitchen since January called...
Bedford Student
Research carried out by TickX - The Event Ticket Search Engine has revealed Bedford is the fourth best location for great nights out for students. The research took the number of students at 30 universities across the UK...
A teacher at Bedford Free School (BFS) has been spearheading a campaign to promote reading among pupils, by interviewing some of his favourite authors...
NSPCC Exam Stress
On Thursday morning (13 August), students across the UK will receive results for A-level exams they weren't able to sit and receive grades that are out...
Cranfield University UAV
Cranfield University students triumphed in three out of five categories at a recent BAE Systems-sponsored simulation of a drone 'swarm attack'. The multi-university...
A group of councillors have called on all teachers and school staff to have priority access to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) vaccine. At last night's full council meeting, Labour Councillors...
Tom Grennan
Local singer Tom Grennan, alongside Ben Earle and Crissie Rhodes of The Shires,  joined students from the University of Bedfordshire at their graduation...
Mrs Gemma Gibson BGS
The Chairman and Board of Governors of Bedford Girls’ School (BGS) have today announced the appointment of Mrs Gemma Gibson as headmistress from Sept...
laptop donation
Laptops to help some of a school's most vulnerable pupils have been donated by the Rotary Club of Bedford Park in an initiative organised by the High...