Mohammad Yasin MP
Despite a dismal evening for Labour throughout the UK, the marginal seat of Bedford and Kempston was retained by Mohammad Yasin...
Boris Johnson at Wixams
The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, visited Wixams today as part of his campaign ahead of the general election on Thursday 12 December...
Jeremy Corbyn
With less than 12 hours until the polling stations open, the leader of the opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, attended a Labour Party rally in Kempston this...
climate change hustings
A climate change hustings took place in Bedford on Friday evening and one candidate was conspicuous by their absence. The event, organised by Bedford’s YouthStrike4Climate movement, was held at the University of Bedfordshire’s Polhill Avenue campus...
Eddie Izzard
World-renowned actor, comedian, marathon runner and activist, Eddie Izzard, was in Bedford this morning, campaigning in Castle ward with Labour's Mohammad...
General Election 2019
General Election 2019: Bedford. We'll be updating this live blog as soon as the winners for each seat covered by the Bedford Independent is announced...
Richard Fuller GE19
The former Bedford and Kempston MP, Richard Fuller has been returned to the House of Commons by the voters of North East Bedfordshire. Mr Fuller replaced Alistair Burt, who declared he would not be standing at...
The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, was in Bedford this morning, campaigning with local Conservative candidates Ryan Henson...
Ryan Henson Thérèse Coffey
The second cabinet minister in a week has visited Bedford, to support the Conservative Candidate for Bedford and Kempston, Ryan Henson.
Mohammad Yasin MP
The Labour party launched its election manifesto today (Thursday) ahead of the general election on Thursday 12 December. Parliamentary candidate, Mohammad...
Adam Zerny & Martin Bell
North East Bedfordshire's Independent candidate, Adam Zerny, has just received the backing of well-known former foreign correspondent and Independent...
Bedford Youth Strike for Climate
A number of Bedford's prospective parliamentary candidates will be taking part in a Climate Hustings this Friday (29 November) as part of the Bedford Youth...