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...
Hundreds of people had to be evacuated from buildings on Brickhill Drive this morning (Wednesday) after a fire broke out on the roof of Bedford Heights...
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...
Firefighters will be at Currys on Rope Walk, Bedford, this Saturday to encourage people to register their electrical appliances...
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...
BFRS Christmas Safety
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) have released a shocking video to remind people to keep safety at the top of their Christmas list. The video shows how a fire caused by faulty...
New Bombay
The New Bombay Restaurant, which suffered fire damage on Sunday afternoon, will be closed for the foreseeable future says the owner. As they now decide what to do next, they told the Bedford Independent that they would...
Bricks - Building
Bedford man, Mohammed Saleem, was fined £13k after pleading guilty to breaching Building Control Regulations on an office conversion...
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...
Lurke St fire
Beds Fire and Rescue have confirmed that the fire on Lurke Street is under control and that Lidl will reopen this afternoon.