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The Bedford Independent was founded to provide the people of Bedford Borough with a modern news desk that would give them easy access to genuine and unbiased Bedford news. We are independent in ownership and opinion.

Our mission is to inform and inspire the people of Bedford. To do this we will work hard to bring them the news that matters to them from our town centre to the most rural of the Borough’s villages.

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Gun
In Bedfordshire, police seized over 90 kilos of Class A drugs, seven firearms and £88,000 in cash as part of the UK’s largest ever operation to combat...
Carl Lawrence
Carl Lawrence, 39, of Church Lane, was today (Thursday) found guilty of causing death by driving whilst unfit through drugs. William Joseph Corrigan, 38, of Sheeplands Walk, was killed in the afternoon of Wednesday 28...
A crocheted gold postbox topper, made to commemorate the Queen’s Jubilee, has been stolen from St Paul’s Square. It comes just two weeks after the ‘platinum’ version was...
Mo Ahmed playing for Real Bedford against Tring
The perfect McMullen Park weekend did not quite come to fruition for Real Bedford on Saturday afternoon as they drew a blank in drawing against play-off chasing, Tring Athletic...
New Wolverine Kits at ZSL Whipsnade 1
Bedford based photographer, Tony Margiocchi has captured these photos of two new baby wolverines being shown off by their mum at the nearby ZSL Whipsnade Zoo...
Companions bread
Sharpen up your brain cells and head to Fay's at Riverside for a chairty quiz night to raise funds for local community bakers, Companions Real Bread.
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin (Labour) has today announced the date for a face-to-face meeting between residents of the Poets area of Bedford and the CEO of East West Rail...
Richard Fuller MP speaking in Parliament
North East Bedfordshire MP, Richard Fuller says he "understands and accepts" the Prime Minister's decision to not sack Dominic Cummings, despite not being able to see his...
Higgins Bedford
The Higgins Bedford is asking residents to to share their experiences of living with a disability as part of UK Disability History Month (UKDHM). Launched on 18 November, UKDHM aims...
Boris Johnson
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin today asked Boris Johnson why crucial pillar 2 test data is still missing from the government coronavirus...
DJ, producer, remixer and acid house trailblazer, Terry Farley is heading to Herd on St Cuthbert's Street later this month (Saturday, 24 November) for what is bound to be a very special night...
A music scholarship pupil from Bedford School is on his way to the grand final of the BBC Young Chorister of the Year. 14-year-old Alexander...