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SpeakOn Mental Health
A new series of online events, aimed at promoting support and awareness for mental health issues is starting today. Set up by Bedfordian, Yolanda Copes-Stepney, the series is designed to help tackle the...
Cranfield University
Cranfield University will pay overseas students’ quarantine costs through their newly launched international arrivals bursary...
Putnoe Medical Centre
A partial victory has been won by local campaigners, following Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group's announcement that they have agreed a new two year contract to continue to deliver walk in services at Putnoe Medial Centre....
A drop-in NHS Covid-19 vaccination centre opens today at Cranfield University, for anyone to attend including staff, students and the local community. The centre will be offering...
Homeless Adam
This week is the UK's first Homelessness Awareness Week, a series of events in Bedford to highlight awareness of the challenges facing homeless people, the charities helping then and break the...
From 6pm today (Friday) anyone in Bedford Borough aged 16 or 17 can book their Covid-19 jab through the National Booking Service (NBS).  Almost three-quarters of a million young people...
A new dedicated website resource for mums and families has been created and designed by those who have been through perinatal mental illness themselves...
The Covid vaccine might not stop you from catching the virus – but its purpose is to prevent you from getting severely ill, attendees on a Q&A Zoom call were told. On Thursday (4 November)...
pharmacy
People in Bedford Borough are being urged to make their local pharmacy their first port of call if they are feeling unwell this winter...
In the Spring Budget Chancellor Rishi Sunak gave no mention of any spending increase for social care. While the money outlined for NHS and local...
blood test
From Monday (18 October) a new appointment booking system for paediatric (children) blood tests will be available at Bedford Hospital. Appointments can be made...
Bedford Borough Council’s Local Outbreak Engagement Board has been told there have been 242,055 doses of COVID-19 vaccines given out in Bedford Borough. Dan Ibeziako, head...