Alistair Cook
It wasn't the best kept secret, to be fair, but it's now been confirmed that former Bedford Schoolboy Alastair Cook has received a Knighthood in the Queen's New Year's Honours...
With just a few weeks to go until the end of the season, Bedford Cricket Club still have their eyes on not one, but two league titles...
BFS county cricket
Despite having no on-site PE or sports facilities, Bedford Free School (BFS) is celebrating the news that two of their female cricketers have been selected...
Bedford CC endured a tough weekend as they lost their top of the table clash in Division Two of the BCCL, as well as succumbing to Kempston Hammers in the local derby...
The Under 13's at Bedford Cricket Club have a rich history, with the 2017 side reaching the last 4 nationally, and the current crop are on their way to emulating them...
Will Hooley Bedford Independent
Bedford Blues Fly Half, Will Hooley, has joined the Bedford Independent as a freelance Sports Reporter. While many will recognise Will from playing with the Bedford Blues, he is also taking a Journalism and Sporting Writing Degree for...
cricket
Shiv Odedra's maiden century helped Bedford Cricket Club to their fourth straight victory as Thomas Kelk's side peak at the right time in Northamptonshire...
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Manvir Chauhan - making his competitive comeback after four years - stamped his authority at Dunstable's Lancot Park with 5-20 as the 1st XI skittled Dunstable in the first weekend of the season...
Beds V Herts Minor Counties Cricket Championships
Spin twins Tom Brett and George Darlow bowled Bedfordshire County Cricket Club to their first Minor Counties Championship win in four years. The slow left-armers took all 20...
Bunyan Centre
Fusion Lifestyle, who operate the John Bunyan Sports and Leisure Centre in Bedford, have performed a dramatic U-turn, reinstating long-held bookings for two...
While many Bedfordians spent lockdown catching up with their favourite series, one author delved deep into the memories of one of Bedford's veteran sportsmen...
cricket
This week saw the resumption of competitive cricket across the county as Bedford Cricket Club began their Northamptonshire County League season with a comfortable 65-run victory against Kettering...