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Curtis Clarke
Curtis Clarke, 29, of Kendall Road has been sentenced to four years and four months after an armed robbery at a local Co-Op in July. During his interview with Bedfordshire Police, Clarke gave the chilling warning...
Challenge Bedford 2018
https://youtu.be/S81DGim-B-w If you've seen a group of Wonder Women, Fruit Cakes or people in all sorts of fancy dress around Bedford today then you've been part of the first #ChallengeBedford which has been raising money for...
car fire
https://youtu.be/Hlphhwla6Ls "We will be back stronger than before" - Oakley businessman defiantly shrugs off vehicle fire as 'minor setback'. This is the moment Kieran Cowley found one of his work vans had been set on fire outside...
Latest News
A second man has been arrested in connection with the death of Przemyslaw Golimowski, 30, who was killed at his home in St Mary’s Street, Bedford on Friday, 28 September. Yesterday police arrested a man in...
CAMRA Bedford Beer Festival
https://youtu.be/rdIFJxs1FmM The 41st Bedford Beer and Cider Festival, organised by North Bedfordshire Campaign For Real Ale (North Beds Camra) opened yesterday, and this year's organiser, Lynne Ratnett says "everyone is welcome". The volunteers attending each bar will...
Kickboxers
https://youtu.be/3Y2pu5TUHzk Kickboxers from Bedford have returned home as world champions after securing a significant medal haul in the International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA) World Championships in Jamaica. The world championships saw kick-boxing teams come from dojos all...
Geoff Irvine
Bedford Blues' chairman, Geoff Irvine, has spoken of his "disappointment" with the RFU for not agreeing to postpone their match against London Scottish last weekend, despite a risk of infecting the opposition players with a...
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...
The family of a man who was murdered in Bedford last week have spoken of their devastation at his death. Przemyslaw Golimowski, 30, died after being attacked at his home in St Mary’s Street on...
Bedford Visitor Information Centre
Back in August, the Bedford Independent broke the news that Bedford will be getting a new Visitor Information Centre (VIC), now we can tell you it will be open from 17 October and reveal its...
New Bombay
The New Bombay Restaurant, which suffered fire damage on Sunday afternoon, will be closed for the foreseeable future says the owner. As they now decide what to do next, they told the Bedford Independent that they would...
A man and a woman from Kempston have been charged after officers carried out a drugs warrant. Liam McClean, 21, of Hartwell Drive, has been charged with possession with intent to supply a Class A drug....