Twinwoods fire
Firefighters say they'll be continuing to tackle a fire at Twinwoods business park for much of this evening after a massive fire started at a polystyrene factory this...
Shires House make safe demolition
Concerns were raised this morning as a demolition crew arrived at Shires House at Bedford Hospitals 'North Wing' Health Village and started to pull down parts of the building...
Bedford School Fire
It's a typical day at Bedford School, quiet with just the faint murmur of school boys in their lessons. But 40 years ago the scene was very different. On 3 March 1979...
The chair of the Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Authority (BFRA) has paid tribute to the chief fire officer, Paul M Fuller CBE QFSM, MStJ, DL, FIFireE, who passed away peacefully this morning...
Arrest Police
Officers have arrested a man on suspicion of arson in connection with three separate incidents in Kempston and Bromham, which took place in the...
Bob Cheveralls
A Bedford firefighter diagnosed with throat cancer has joined the call for more to be done to protect firefighters from harmful chemicals and toxins, after it was found they are twice as likely...
Firefighter car wash
Bedford’s firefighters will be raising money for the Fire Fighters’ Charity this Saturday (23 March) with a car wash at Bedford fire Station, Barkers Lane from 10am until 1pm...
Beds Fire and Rescue
Alex Gentry, of no fixed address, was charged today with two counts of arson and one count of arson with intent to endanger life following three separate incidents in...
Bricks - Building
Bedford man, Mohammed Saleem, was fined £13k after pleading guilty to breaching Building Control Regulations on an office conversion...
Local dog Twiggy is being hailed a hero after 'fetching' help when her owner became stuck in the River Great Ouse at Felmersham on Thursday (1 July). The woman became stuck after...
Twinwoods fire
Twinwoods Business Park near Bedford has now reopened following the huge blaze that began on Friday (1 November), completely destroying three buildings.
Jon Pauling Bedford Hospital 'North Wing' fire6
Questions have been raised about the level of security put in place by NHS Property Services at Shires Houses, with people saying the fire was "only a matter of time" and that...