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Coronavirus
Bedford Borough Council say that they're seeing a drop of coronavirus cases in the town in the last seven days. Statistics released a few moments ago show that as of 12...
coronavirus testing
A council report has painted a grim picture of a post-coronavirus Bedford, saying there will be a "profound" knock-on effects of COVID-19 on the area that may last for a generation. The report...
Mayor Dave
Bedford Borough Mayor, Dave Hodgson, has called for an urgent review of the timetable for the opening of the area's primary schools, asking for them to "remain closed for the time being". In a statement the Mayor...
VE Day
Commemorations to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day in Bedford have been postponed until August, in line with national guidance around the coronavirus...
The River Great Ouse, Bedford: View from Newnham Bridge.
Following the Prime Minister's announcement on Sunday, lockdown rules are being relaxed, permitting people in England greater freedom to spend...
Tom Grennan
Former St Thomas More pupil, Tom Grennan, is doing what he can to make the best of the current coronavirus situation. Last night (Wednesday)...
Borough Hall
A report has highlighted that Bedford Borough Council is facing a financial gap of between £22 and £36 million as the impact of Covid-19 causes...
Bedfordshire Police special constables
Special constables are providing hundreds of hours of volunteer support to Bedfordshire Police force’s operations during the on-going Covid-19 outbreak...
Thameslink Break the Stigma
The Break the Stigma campaign has collaborated with Thameslink to display messages of help and support along station platforms platforms...
MHA Anjulita Court care home music therapy
Bedford care home, MHA Anjulita Court, has been showing the positive impact music therapy can have on residents living with dementia by hosting an open group music therapy...
Chief Constable Garry Forsyth
The Chief Constable of Bedfordshire Police, Garry Forsyth, thanked the public for adhering to government guidelines, after he addressed MPs...
vaccine
We knew we wouldn't be first on the list, but Bedford residents at least were reassured that, come 4 January, two Covid-19 (coronavirus) vaccination hubs would be open in the Borough...