Police on the beat
After becoming the only force in England and Wales to receive an 'inadequate' grading in 2016, Bedfordshire Police bosses are celebrating achieving an...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
Parliament has decided we will have our first December General Election since 1923! This election will be crucially important to the future of our country...
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BBC Three Counties Radio and the Bedford Independent have partnered to host a hustings event for the 2019 Bedford Borough mayoral elections at the Bedford Blues' ground...
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MAY: Few of us can forget the powerful campaign by Hannah Deacon who waged a public battle to save her son Alfie Dingley’s life. The now 8-year-old, suffers a rare...
Mohammad Yasin MP in Parliament
I want the government to succeed in fighting the biggest crisis in peacetime history, to save lives and protect livelihoods. As an Opposition MP, it felt important to provide constructive support to the Government, only challenging...
Bedford Borough political makeup 2019
Mayor Dave Hodgson is likely to wait until next week to announce his new cabinet, an insider at Bedford Borough council has revealed. He's currently speaking to councillors...
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Two incidents in which teenage victims were threatened with a knife are being investigated by Bedfordshire Police. Both offences took place on Wednesday...
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Bedford Borough Council say the CCTV camera used to monitor Bedford's Castle Mound was 'looking the other way' while a girl was being beaten-up by a gang of teenage girls. The youngster...
Caretaker PCC, Kathryn Holloway
Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, has announced that she will stay as the county's PCC for a further year...
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Bedford's Mayor has slammed a decision by the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, to "hoard" every single penny of fines raised by local average speed cameras rather...
Gianni Carofano, Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Bedford Boroughvideo
With less than 100 days to go until Bedfodians take to the polling stations to decide who will be the the elected Mayor of Bedford Borough, the Conservative candidate, Cllr Gianni Carofano, has...
Gianni Carofano, Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Bedford Borough
Conservative Bedford Borough Mayoral Candidate, Gianni Carofano has launched his mayoral manifesto, which he says will give Bedford what residents have told him they want for the Borough....