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The nominations for this year’s Bedford Independent Awards – in partnership with the Harpur Trust – are flooding in, so don’t miss the chance to nominate your local everyday hero or why not put...
Hanif Patel
The Shortstown Shackleton Cauldwell (SSC) Action Group has welcomed the resignation of Hanif Patel as Chair of the Board for the Heart Multi Academies Trust (MAT). The SSC Group and Heart MAT are currently in mediation...
Helen Davies
Helen Davies, a top local butcher in Bedfordshire has reached the finals of the National Women in Meat Awards. The director of Woburn Country Foods which runs the Butcher's Counter at The Barn, Cardington, has been shortlisted in the Food Service Category by Meat Management Magazine. The winners will be...
Seatbelt
Over 1000 people across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire were prosecuted for not wearing a seatbelt last year. Men aged between 22 and 36, particularly...
Alistair Burt
January: May I wish all constituents the very best for the New Year. It’s been a curious year in politics, with such huge concentration on Brexit, despite many other things being on people’s minds...
A local theatre company has found a creative way to keep connected with its members during the coronavirus pandemic. The Sharnbrook Mill Theatre has been...
Burnt out plug
It's always a great idea to look for a bargain when buying gifts. But Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service are warning Bedfordians not to take risks with their loved one's safety when trying to make Christmas present savings.
Valentine's Candles
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service are warning couples not to let the flames of passion get carried away this Valentine's Day and blow out any candles before letting...
With Christmas just around the corner, not all of Bedford’s teams were in action with six senior teams having fixtures on Saturday...
The highlight of the weekend came on Sunday, when the Men’s 1st's stepped out to take on Bromley & Beckenham. Bedford found themselves 3-0 down at half-time...
Fancy Bakery
https://youtu.be/0Puls7D0JUY The owner of Fancy Bakery on Roff Avenue has told Bedford Independent that they are still waiting for Bedfordshire Police to gather evidence after they were burgled over a week ago. Police were notified of the...
It was yet another busy weekend across Bedford Hockey Club, with 13 of the club’s 14 senior teams in league action...