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𝗕𝗲𝗱𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗱 𝗱𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲 𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝘄𝗶𝗻𝘀 ‘𝗶𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗶𝗿𝗲 𝗶𝗻𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲’ 𝗮𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱video
https://youtu.be/PC4M8_Pydy8 Dance teacher Nisha Vyas-Myall has been award the judges’ prize in the Inspire Initiative awards thanks to the work she does teaching children dance at schools and community centres. The Inspire Initiative is a competition set...
Zayaan Williamsonvideo
https://youtu.be/bqumRw3NPRk Having won two national kickboxing titles in 2017, Zayaan Williamson will now represent England at the International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA) World Championships. The trip, which Zayaan is required to fund himself, has been made possible...
Alistair Cook
Former Bedford School pupil and England cricket captain, Alastair Cook will retire from international duties today, ending a career that has produced more runs, more centuries and more half-centuries than any other player from these shores...
emma garrett
Emma Garrett, the widely respected Bedford businesswoman behind Kiosk At The Park, Pavilion At The Park and SoupFest Bedford has been appointed as a Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Bedfordshire. The announcement was made in a tweet direct to Bedford Independent last night...
Bedford Half Marathon 2018video
https://youtu.be/n1F26J2Rbq0 Did you take part in this year's Bedford Half Marathon Weekend? The annual event only started in 2016 and already attracts thousands of runners from across the country. See if you made it into our...
Bedfordshire Police and colleagues join with the NFU to tackle Hare Coursing. It’s been illegal for over 10 years and as well as being barbaric, Hare Coursing also causes thousands of pounds worth of damage to...
Michelle Frost
A Kempston Scout Leader, who became a world record holder after running this year's London Marathon on stilts, is now helping 36 Bedfordshire Scouts prepare for the 24th World Scout Jamboree - North America 2019 in West Virginia. Michelle Frost...
Twinwood Festival 2018
https://youtu.be/FouAUcrAP0g We spoke to Sarah Dunn from Twinwood Festival about the world famous vintage festival right on our doorstep, and how you can get tickets for 2019!
Bedford Visitor Information Centre
Bedfordians have reacted strongly to that survey by YouGov which claims Bedfordshire is England's least popular county. Now a new centre in Bedford will help promote the area far and wide. The Bedford Visitors Information Centre...
Least Popular County Resize
A YouGov survey has found that Bedfordshire is the least popular countyin England. 42,000 gave their views on all 47 counties. Bedfordshire came last with just 40% of the votes. Top of the list was Devon...