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Bedford College make up students
Two talented Bedford College students took first and second prize in a national competition that paid tribute to the late international fashion designer...
Up to 100 students a year will benefit from Bedford College's new construction facility which has received a three-quarters of a million-pound funding boost thanks to a charitable foundation...
Trees, forming part of a 'living memorial' have been planted at the University of Bedfordshire's Bedford campus to remember those impacted by and lost during the Covid-19 pandemic...
learning
As the country’s sixth formers receive their A-level results today, the Bedford Independent has asked some of the town’s educators, leaders and business...
Bedfordshire Achievement Ceremony
Students and staff have celebrated a year of success for Bedford College Group at their annual Bedfordshire Achievement Ceremony where guest speaker author Ruth Hogan told the audience...
Ian Pryce Bedford College
The Bedford College Group has been shortlisted in two categories at the TES FE Awards 2020. The prestigious Times Educational Supplement awards showcase...
Phil Romeo
Staff at The Bedford College Group recently helped select the 3D digital game art winner at the UK finals for WorldSkills, the Olympics of skills training.
(l-r) Principal and CEO of The Bedford College Group, Ian Pryce CBE; Gloria Ochante Cahuana and Cllr Doug McMurdo
Bedford College has recognised its 10,000th student at a “Celebration of Success” event earlier this month which also marked the graduation for students at Bedford College Group...
Cranfield University sewage treatment works
Cranfield University is to train the next generation of leading water scientists and engineers, thanks to receiving a share £446m investment in research by the Government...
Generations dancing
A community arts project, led by the University of Bedfordshire, has been awarded Big Lottery funding to continue its work in bringing generations...
A delegation from the Government's Levelling Up, Housing and Communities department visited the new construction centre at Bedford College this month. The VIPs were given a tour...
An Ear to Hear
Takeover Challenge Healthy Eating: an interview with Hannah Brown from An Ear To Hear Hannah Brown has built her own company, ‘AnEarToHear’, with the aim to help those with an eating disorder feel they can talk about...