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NSPCC Exam Stress
With A-Level results day tomorrow (15 August) and GCSE exam results day next week (22 August), in a guest column, Jacqui Venters the Community Fundraising Manager for the NSPCC...
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Making the decision to get divorced is just the beginning of the many decisions that you will need to make during the process of separating. Regardless of...
In the first nine months of 2019, more than 100 people linked to organised crime gangs were arrested and record numbers of weapons taken off the streets...
This morning, Michael Gove confirmed that children under 18 and with separated parents can visit both homes despite the government lockdown on movement...
Julian Cole
Three Bedfordshire Police officers have been sacked after they were found to have committed gross misconduct for their honesty and integrity in accounts given about a man’s...
Debenhams
While it remains unclear if the Bedford store is to close, the financial woes of the Debenhams chain have been well documented, with the company confirming that 20 stores...
Three organisations in Bedford were thrust into the spotlight on International Women's Day (IWD) (8 March) but not necessarily for the right reason. Bedfordshire Police, Bedford College and Cranfield University...
Charge/Arrest Bedford Bedfordshire Police
A Kempston man has been charged with robbery after an incident in Bedford earlier this month. Daddy Smith, 31, of Juniper Walk, Kempston, has been charged with...
Health chiefs in Bedford Borough have asked Bedfordians to "all do what we can to keep everyone safe" from COVID-19 (coronavirus) ahead of the so-called 'freedom day' on next...
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Today the Bedford Independent celebrates its first birthday and we're delighted to share this milestone with you. In the past year we've published 1,700 stories and had just under 1.9 million...
Chris Andrews
Even the world’s worst golfer doesn’t take as many as 229 strokes during a game, but a Bedford fundraiser is aiming to do exactly that at Bedford...
Beds Fire and Rescue
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) has been told it is effective at keeping people safe from fire and other emergencies, but it needs to become more affordable and reduce...