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The Testaments Artwork
Despite a world-wide sale-date embargo, copies of Margaret Atwood’s Handmaid’s Tale sequel have made their way onto an online retailer - dealing a devasting...
Bedford Tour Guides
The local government secretary announced yesterday that Bedford is among 100 towns invited to develop proposals for a new generation of multi-million...
The Bear
Dan Fisher, the man behind the Bear and Barley Mow pubs - and former director of Bedford BID, is under intense scrutiny following allegations by staff at...
Alistair Burt
In his first speech as an independent member for North East Bedfordshire, Alistair Burt MP stated a no-deal Brexit would be ‘catastrophic' for Ireland and...
A Leagrave resident is hoping for help from Bedfordians to recover the designer handbag and purse that she left on a Bedford-bound train from London.
Harold MacMillan 'never had is so good' speech
Today we launch a new series of articles for #ThrowbackThursday will take a look at moments in Bedford Borough's history. Young local writer Harry MacPhail looks at moments that...
Police on the beat
Today sees the start of a campaign in Bedfordshire to kick-start the Prime Minister’s pledge to recruit 20,000 new police officers.
Woodlands Manor
Woodlands Manor, the country house hotel in Clapham on the outskirts of Bedford, welcomed Gogglebox stars Steph and Dom Parker as part of a new Channel 4...
Conway Brothers
Three brothers - one of whom is from Kempston - are undertaking a 160 feet bungee jump this weekend, to raise money for Parkinson’s UK.
alistair burt and mohammad yasin local election count 2019
All sides of Bedford's political spectrum have been reacting to Alistair Burt MP's announcement that he would not be seeking re-election as and when the next general election is called. The MP...