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The much-loved musical steps on Harpur Street in Bedford town centre are receiving some much-needed TLC thanks to engineering students at Bedford College...
(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...
Bedford College degree show 2019
A pop up gallery will be at the Harpur Centre from Saturday 8 June, showcasing the exceptional work of Bedford College degree-level graphic design students.
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...
Cranfield University
Leading academics from Bedfordshire's Cranfield University are calling for a new approach to UK resilience following the coronavirus pandemic...
Lockdown lettuce
Local residents are invited to take part in Cranfield University's latest citizen science research project, by growing lettuce in their gardens...
Bedford Sixth Form
21 subjects at Bedford Sixth Form have seen some students achieve 100% in their A-Levels. 42.4% of students reached A*, A and B Grades across all A-level subjects. Maths achieved the highest percentage of...
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...