Saturday, May 30, 2020

Coronavirus

All the latest, fact-checked news about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and how it is affecting Bedford, Bedford Town, Bedford Borough, Bedford businesses and Bedford people in one place. As we publish news articles relating to the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Bedford, they will be added to this archive for easy access. All of the team at Bedford Independent live in and around Bedford Borough and we aim to report on the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on local people, local business and local economy.

Please check & follow the latest Government Advice and, if you suspect you have symptoms, follow the NHS guidelines.

 

Office coronavirus

Mid Bedfordshire MP and health minister, Nadine Dorries has announced she's been diagnosed with coronavirus. She is the first MP to test positive for the...
The decision has been taken to cancel this month's Bedford Holi Festival, the first time the event was due to be staged in the town centre...
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As uncertainty and misinformation continue to surround the on-going outbreak of COVID-19, the team at Woodfines Solicitors in Bedford have...
Boris Johnson - Mologic
Bedford based lab, Mologic, has been awarded c.£1 million by UK government to develop rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19 (coronavirus) as part of the government’s £46 million prevention...
Bedfordshire Police have reported that four people, who were in self-isolation following concerns they may have displayed signs of COVID-19, have...
Kyoto Geiko 2 © David Lovejoy
The Far East, particularly Japan, has seen a huge spike in tourism in recent years. With interest garnered from the hugely successful Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the Olympic Games happening this...
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Hospitals in Bedfordshire would resort to using isolated side rooms, if there were cases of a the coronavirus virus in the county...