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Jill and Tony Izzard 60th Wedding Anniversary
Lockdown life: Jill and Tony tell us how their 60th wedding anniversary plans have been put on hold and they face another significant challenge. We’ve been together for so many years...
Bedford Town produced a fine comeback at Loughborough Dynamos in the FA Trophy, but the competition's future is in doubt due to Boris Johnson's announcement...
A BBC documentary will this week feature a Bedfordshire Police investigation which resulted in the first woman to be convicted of coercive and controlling behaviour in the UK.
Imam Mir Irshad Ali
Imam Mir Irshad Ali passed away at home on Wednesday 7 October aged 80. He had led a life dedicated to the service of God and the communities in which...
coronavirus testing
In preparation for mass-testing, secondary school pupils in Bedford Borough are to remain at home as the new term starts next week, following a government announcement yesterday (Wednesday)...
Gritting teams in the Borough are on standby following the Met Office's yellow warnings for snow and ice this weekend and into the coming week. Once again, Bedford Borough Council is reminding people to stay at home as much as...
Recovered drugs Bedfordshire Police
A ground-breaking study by Bedfordshire Police has found that £113 million is being spent on cannabis and cocaine in Bedfordshire each year. The report also found that 34,000 people...
Kempston Fire Cadets
Kempston Fire Cadets showed off their skills to family and friends at a demonstration and pass out parade on Monday 22 July. The evening event was held at Bedfordshire Fire...
GP doctor
Talks with local authorities over proposals to merge the Luton, Bedfordshire and Milton Keynes clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have been labelled “a sham consultation” and...
Weller Wing
Health chiefs are inching towards replacing a mental health inpatient unit in Bedford – three years after closing the town’s Weller Wing...
Frank Spackman
Frank Spackman was at the heart of Bedford’s theatre community for over thirty years. He joined Swan Theatre Company in 2005 for Blue Remembered Hills and soon established himself as a leading actor for the company with many...
Stewartby Brickworks single chimney Image Anthony Crowe Altitude pics
Bedford Borough's skyline will never be the same again after this weekend, with the demolition of the four remaining chimneys at Stewartby Brickworks. There were once 167 chimneys...