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Cricket bowling
Bedfordshire County Cricket will return to Bedford for the first time in ten years as they face Cambridgeshire tomorrow (Sunday, 16 Jun). The two sides will meet to play a...
Sir Alastair 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...
Alastair Cook batting 2013
Former Bedford School boy and England cricketing legend, Alastair Cook CBE, is tipped to receive a knighthood in the Queen's 2019 New Year's Honours list. While not officially confirmed...
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...
Sir Alastair Cook
Former Bedford School pupil and England cricket captain, Alastair Cook will retire from international duties today, ending a career that has produced more runs, more centuries and more half-centuries than any other player from these shores...