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Slug and Lettuce assault sparks CCTV appeal
Police have issued a photo of a man they would like to speak to following an incident at the Slug and Lettuce in Bedford last month.
today 22:18
Fun for all the family as Kite and Motoring Festival take off in Bedford
Bedford International Kite Festival returns to Russell Park next month.
yesterday 01:18
MK Theatre’s musical blockbuster Les Miserables is pure theatrical magic!
When I heard that theatrical impresario Cameron Mackintosh had ‘revitalised’ the musical blockbuster that is Les Misérables, my immediate thoughts were “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, writes Alan Wooding.
yesterday 00:15
Making it hot, hot, hot for Cheese and Chilli Festival at Bedford Park
The only dedicated UK Cheese and Chilli Festival is coming to Bedford Park over the bank holiday weekend for the first time this year, taking place in Bedford Park this weekend - Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26.
yesterday 00:15
Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
Bedford Girls’ School student Kate Emerson has won a place to perform in English Youth Ballet's upcoming production of Cinderella in Hollywood.
yesterday 00:15
£53.8 million spent on cocaine: the extent of Bedfordshire’s drug problem revealed
A senior police officer has renewed calls for forces to focus on their drugs markets after a major new report exposed the scale of the problem in his force area.
2019-05-24 21:00
Every Football League club ranked in order of how much money they made or lost last season
It's fair to say modern football is in a bit of a financial pickle - but just how profitable is every club in the football league?
2019-05-24 18:54
“It’s been comnig for a while,” Bedford Conservatives respond to Theresa May’s resignation
Theresa May will be remembered for her Brexit “failure” according to Bedford Borough’s Conservatives.
2019-05-24 18:54
What is the official Universal Credit helpline number?
Unsure of how to apply for Universal Credit, where to receive free help with your application or how to complain about the outcome of your claim?
2019-05-24 17:51
New chief constable chosen for Bedfordshire Police
The new chief constable of Bedfordshire Police has been chosen.
2019-05-24 17:51
What to do if you have an accident in a hire car  

If you’re heading on a holiday abroad or even at home, hiring a car can be a good way to get around. It’ll give you the freedom and independence to explore the open road and mean you can do things as and when you want.

In most cases, you’ll have a smooth experience, and everything

2019-05-24 16:48
Skoda Fabia review – a mature decision

Since its launch in 1999 the Skoda Fabia has been inextricably linked to the Seat Ibiza and VW Polo, sharing its chassis, engines and more with the other two VW group superminis.

While the VW has always been the “premium” model and Seat the youthful one, the Fabia (surprising vRS

2019-05-24 16:48
Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
Bedford Girls’ School student Kate Emerson has won a place to perform in English Youth Ballet's upcoming production of Cinderella in Hollywood.
2019-05-24 16:48
Taxi drivers in Bedford protest ‘unfair’ council fees
It’s not fair! That’s the cry from taxi drivers in Bedford who claim that they pay much more in fees than their colleagues other towns.
2019-05-24 15:45
Farewell, to brave Bedford fundraiser Debbie Burrells
A brave fundraiser has died just hours after presenting two more huge cheques to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
2019-05-24 13:39
Vauxhall Corsa-e: First look at the all-new all-electric supermini

Vauxhall has released official images and details of its new fully electric Corsa-e.

The all-electric supermini is the first model in Vauxhall’s programme to electrify its entire range by 2024 and sits alongside traditionally fuelled versions in the Corsa model line-up.

Earlier

2019-05-24 12:36
Daily News
Slug and Lettuce assault sparks CCTV appeal
Police have issued a photo of a man they would like to speak to following an incident at the Slug and Lettuce in Bedford last month.
today 22:18
Fun for all the family as Kite and Motoring Festival take off in Bedford
Bedford International Kite Festival returns to Russell Park next month.
yesterday 01:18
MK Theatre’s musical blockbuster Les Miserables is pure theatrical magic!
When I heard that theatrical impresario Cameron Mackintosh had ‘revitalised’ the musical blockbuster that is Les Misérables, my immediate thoughts were “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, writes Alan Wooding.
yesterday 00:15
Making it hot, hot, hot for Cheese and Chilli Festival at Bedford Park
The only dedicated UK Cheese and Chilli Festival is coming to Bedford Park over the bank holiday weekend for the first time this year, taking place in Bedford Park this weekend - Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26.
yesterday 00:15
Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
Bedford Girls’ School student Kate Emerson has won a place to perform in English Youth Ballet's upcoming production of Cinderella in Hollywood.
yesterday 00:15
£53.8 million spent on cocaine: the extent of Bedfordshire’s drug problem revealed
A senior police officer has renewed calls for forces to focus on their drugs markets after a major new report exposed the scale of the problem in his force area.
2019-05-24 21:00
Every Football League club ranked in order of how much money they made or lost last season
It's fair to say modern football is in a bit of a financial pickle - but just how profitable is every club in the football league?
2019-05-24 18:54
“It’s been comnig for a while,” Bedford Conservatives respond to Theresa May’s resignation
Theresa May will be remembered for her Brexit “failure” according to Bedford Borough’s Conservatives.
2019-05-24 18:54
What is the official Universal Credit helpline number?
Unsure of how to apply for Universal Credit, where to receive free help with your application or how to complain about the outcome of your claim?
2019-05-24 17:51
New chief constable chosen for Bedfordshire Police
The new chief constable of Bedfordshire Police has been chosen.
2019-05-24 17:51
What to do if you have an accident in a hire car  

If you’re heading on a holiday abroad or even at home, hiring a car can be a good way to get around. It’ll give you the freedom and independence to explore the open road and mean you can do things as and when you want.

In most cases, you’ll have a smooth experience, and everything

2019-05-24 16:48
Skoda Fabia review – a mature decision

Since its launch in 1999 the Skoda Fabia has been inextricably linked to the Seat Ibiza and VW Polo, sharing its chassis, engines and more with the other two VW group superminis.

While the VW has always been the “premium” model and Seat the youthful one, the Fabia (surprising vRS

2019-05-24 16:48
Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
Bedford Girls’ School student Kate Emerson has won a place to perform in English Youth Ballet's upcoming production of Cinderella in Hollywood.
2019-05-24 16:48
Taxi drivers in Bedford protest ‘unfair’ council fees
It’s not fair! That’s the cry from taxi drivers in Bedford who claim that they pay much more in fees than their colleagues other towns.
2019-05-24 15:45
Farewell, to brave Bedford fundraiser Debbie Burrells
A brave fundraiser has died just hours after presenting two more huge cheques to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
2019-05-24 13:39
Vauxhall Corsa-e: First look at the all-new all-electric supermini

Vauxhall has released official images and details of its new fully electric Corsa-e.

The all-electric supermini is the first model in Vauxhall’s programme to electrify its entire range by 2024 and sits alongside traditionally fuelled versions in the Corsa model line-up.

Earlier

2019-05-24 12:36
Latest news from Bedford
today 22:18 Slug and Lettuce assault sparks CCTV appeal
yesterday 01:18 Fun for all the family as Kite and Motoring Festival take off in Bedford
yesterday 00:15 MK Theatre’s musical blockbuster Les Miserables is pure theatrical magic!
yesterday 00:15 Making it hot, hot, hot for Cheese and Chilli Festival at Bedford Park
yesterday 00:15 Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
2019-05-24 21:00 £53.8 million spent on cocaine: the extent of Bedfordshire’s drug problem revealed
2019-05-24 18:54 Every Football League club ranked in order of how much money they made or lost last season
2019-05-24 18:54 “It’s been comnig for a while,” Bedford Conservatives respond to Theresa May’s resignation
2019-05-24 17:51 What is the official Universal Credit helpline number?
2019-05-24 17:51 New chief constable chosen for Bedfordshire Police
2019-05-24 16:48 What to do if you have an accident in a hire car  
2019-05-24 16:48 Skoda Fabia review – a mature decision
2019-05-24 16:48 Bedford ballet star secures Hollywood role
2019-05-24 15:45 Taxi drivers in Bedford protest ‘unfair’ council fees
2019-05-24 13:39 Farewell, to brave Bedford fundraiser Debbie Burrells
2019-05-24 12:36 Vauxhall Corsa-e: First look at the all-new all-electric supermini
2019-05-24 12:36 A network of independents in Bedfordshire
2019-05-24 12:36 Cash boost to help challenge school bullies
2019-05-24 03:09 Nissan Leaf review – a quiet revolutionary
2019-05-24 03:09 Quiz: How many cars of the 1970s can you name?
2019-05-24 01:03 Everything parents need to know as secret new Avengers toy range by Hasbro launches
2019-05-23 21:54 Car finance jargon explained and the small print to look out for
2019-05-23 17:42 Bedford woman who ran marathon aged 88 meets Prince Charles
2019-05-23 16:39 7 of the most impressive garden mazes to get lost in around the UK
2019-05-23 16:39 May bank holiday traffic set to hit six-year high – here are the best times to travel to avoid delays
2019-05-23 16:39 UK toll road fees: 15 major toll roads, bridges and tunnels - and how much each charge to cross
2019-05-23 16:39 Slug and Lettuce assault sparks CCTV appeal
2019-05-23 15:36 Console Corner: Saints Row The Third Nintendo Switch review
2019-05-23 15:36 Could you run new cafe at Great Denham Country Park near Bedford?
2019-05-23 15:36 Demands to rethink ‘unsafe’ rural speed limits
2019-05-23 15:36 The longest major trophy droughts in English football - Where does your side rank?
2019-05-23 12:27 Making it hot, hot, hot for Cheese and Chilli Festival at Bedford Park
2019-05-23 11:23 Worrying hidden camera footage shows 3 in 4 Britons will help a drunk driver into their car
2019-05-23 10:20 Topshop tycoon Sir Philip Green to close Luton and Bedford stores as part of Arcadia group rescue plan
2019-05-22 23:50 Breaking news as M1 in Bedfordshire closed following major accident with five casualties
2019-05-22 18:36 Judge names schoolboy gangsters who filmed brutal Bedford murder on Snapchat
2019-05-22 15:26 Abarth 595 esseesse review – a rocket-propelled roller skate with a sting in its tale
2019-05-22 15:26 Watch shocking moment learner driver almost causes head-on crash
2019-05-22 15:26 Sainsbury’s is offering 10p a litre off fuel – here’s how to claim
2019-05-22 15:26 Landlady of country pub near Bedford wants to build a house for staff
2019-05-22 13:21 Judge names schoolboy gangsters who filmed brutal Bedford murder on Snapchat
2019-05-22 11:14 Breaking news as M1 in Bedfordshire closed following major accident with five casualties
2019-05-21 20:32 New closure dates for A421 near Bedford
2019-05-21 19:29 Supermarkets raise petrol prices almost every day for 3 months
2019-05-21 17:23 Battle of Biddenham is lost at crunch Bedford planning meeting
2019-05-21 14:14 Deadly defects – vehicle flaws blamed for more than 1,500 crashes a year
2019-05-21 14:14 Drivers hit with 2 million extra parking tickets as private firms make up to £680m a year
2019-05-21 14:14 You can now reserve your Honda e for £800
2019-05-21 14:14 Driver’s death-defying near miss as runaway truck wheel rips through car roof
2019-05-21 14:14 Arrests in Bedford area as part of operation that also seizes guns, swords, a crossbow and drugs worth £231,280
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