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Teenage horse riders from Bedford enjoy success at national championships
Two young horse riders are celebrating success at national championships.
today 16:53
Pioneering novel comes to life at Bedford venue
A landmark depiction of working-class life takes to the stage in Bedford this September.
today 15:50
Peter Pan to fly into Bedford Park
Get ready to think happy thoughts and fly high as the mischievous Peter Pan embarks on an awfully big adventure in Bedford.
today 15:50
Police confirm death of man after fall from Lurke Street car park in Bedford
Police have confirmed that a man fell to his death from the Lurke Street car park in Bedford on Friday.
today 15:50
Knife attack in Kempston park leaves victim needing hospital treatment with injuries to his head and abdomen
A man suffered knife wounds to the back of his head when he was attacked in Kempston on Friday evening.
today 15:50
The soaring cost of holiday parking at Luton airport
Luton Airport has been revealed as the most expensive place to park your car, a new survey has uncovered.
today 14:47
Can I wear shorts and flip-flops to the office? Workers' rights when warm weather bites
The hottest day of the decade could be on its way to the UK – with the mercury set to climb to highs of 34 degrees in parts of the UK on Wednesday July 25.
today 13:44
Discover town’s hidden gems courtesy of Love Bedford
Young visitors are being encouraged to take a closer look at Bedford through a “Symbol Spot” summer search sponsored by Love Bedford.
today 13:44
Bedford’s Vue cinema marks its first anniversary
Bedford’s seven-screen venue has celebrated its first successful year as part of the Bedford Riverside Scheme. 
To mark the occasion, a celebratory cake was cut with MP Mohammad Yasin and Bedford Mayor Dave Hodgson present.
today 13:44
Post office opened for the growing community at Great Denham
Pupils from Great Denham Primary school were among those celebrating the opening of a new post office in their community.
today 12:41
Armed robber from Bedford jailed for eight years
A convicted robber from Bedford who terrorised shop staff with a sawn-off shotgun has been jailed for eight years.
today 11:38
Bedford River Festival drunk writes apology letter to Police
A River Festival visitor has apologised to police for his drunken “rude and insulting” behaviour” at the event – but then made a gender faux pas.
yesterday 22:53
Chance to sink or swim at RSPB Frampton Marsh
The first of six mini-raft building days will be held at a nature reserve near Boston next week.
2018-07-21 16:29
Bedford charity receives Queen’s Award for its work in helping people with dementia
A small local Bedford charity has been recognised by the Queen for its fantastic work in helping people with dementia and memory loss, and supporting their families.
2018-07-21 04:56
Eagles bolster their squad as ex-Hatter Walker signs up
Bedford Town have added more new faces to their squad ahead of the upcoming season.
2018-07-20 21:35
Rovers open up with a stalemate
Kempston Rovers began their pre-season campaign on Tuesday night with a friendly encounter against Southern Premier Division outfit St Ives Town.
2018-07-20 21:35
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Teenage horse riders from Bedford enjoy success at national championships
Two young horse riders are celebrating success at national championships.
today 16:53
Pioneering novel comes to life at Bedford venue
A landmark depiction of working-class life takes to the stage in Bedford this September.
today 15:50
Peter Pan to fly into Bedford Park
Get ready to think happy thoughts and fly high as the mischievous Peter Pan embarks on an awfully big adventure in Bedford.
today 15:50
Police confirm death of man after fall from Lurke Street car park in Bedford
Police have confirmed that a man fell to his death from the Lurke Street car park in Bedford on Friday.
today 15:50
Knife attack in Kempston park leaves victim needing hospital treatment with injuries to his head and abdomen
A man suffered knife wounds to the back of his head when he was attacked in Kempston on Friday evening.
today 15:50
The soaring cost of holiday parking at Luton airport
Luton Airport has been revealed as the most expensive place to park your car, a new survey has uncovered.
today 14:47
Can I wear shorts and flip-flops to the office? Workers' rights when warm weather bites
The hottest day of the decade could be on its way to the UK – with the mercury set to climb to highs of 34 degrees in parts of the UK on Wednesday July 25.
today 13:44
Discover town’s hidden gems courtesy of Love Bedford
Young visitors are being encouraged to take a closer look at Bedford through a “Symbol Spot” summer search sponsored by Love Bedford.
today 13:44
Bedford’s Vue cinema marks its first anniversary
Bedford’s seven-screen venue has celebrated its first successful year as part of the Bedford Riverside Scheme. 
To mark the occasion, a celebratory cake was cut with MP Mohammad Yasin and Bedford Mayor Dave Hodgson present.
today 13:44
Post office opened for the growing community at Great Denham
Pupils from Great Denham Primary school were among those celebrating the opening of a new post office in their community.
today 12:41
Armed robber from Bedford jailed for eight years
A convicted robber from Bedford who terrorised shop staff with a sawn-off shotgun has been jailed for eight years.
today 11:38
Bedford River Festival drunk writes apology letter to Police
A River Festival visitor has apologised to police for his drunken “rude and insulting” behaviour” at the event – but then made a gender faux pas.
yesterday 22:53
Chance to sink or swim at RSPB Frampton Marsh
The first of six mini-raft building days will be held at a nature reserve near Boston next week.
2018-07-21 16:29
Bedford charity receives Queen’s Award for its work in helping people with dementia
A small local Bedford charity has been recognised by the Queen for its fantastic work in helping people with dementia and memory loss, and supporting their families.
2018-07-21 04:56
Eagles bolster their squad as ex-Hatter Walker signs up
Bedford Town have added more new faces to their squad ahead of the upcoming season.
2018-07-20 21:35
Rovers open up with a stalemate
Kempston Rovers began their pre-season campaign on Tuesday night with a friendly encounter against Southern Premier Division outfit St Ives Town.
2018-07-20 21:35
Latest news from Bedford
today 16:53 Teenage horse riders from Bedford enjoy success at national championships
today 15:50 Pioneering novel comes to life at Bedford venue
today 15:50 Peter Pan to fly into Bedford Park
today 15:50 Police confirm death of man after fall from Lurke Street car park in Bedford
today 15:50 Knife attack in Kempston park leaves victim needing hospital treatment with injuries to his head and abdomen
today 14:47 The soaring cost of holiday parking at Luton airport
today 13:44 Can I wear shorts and flip-flops to the office? Workers' rights when warm weather bites
today 13:44 Discover town’s hidden gems courtesy of Love Bedford
today 13:44 Bedford’s Vue cinema marks its first anniversary
today 12:41 Post office opened for the growing community at Great Denham
today 11:38 Armed robber from Bedford jailed for eight years
yesterday 22:53 Bedford River Festival drunk writes apology letter to Police
2018-07-21 16:29 Chance to sink or swim at RSPB Frampton Marsh
2018-07-21 04:56 Bedford charity receives Queen’s Award for its work in helping people with dementia
2018-07-20 21:35 Eagles bolster their squad as ex-Hatter Walker signs up
2018-07-20 21:35 Rovers open up with a stalemate
2018-07-20 18:26 Travel: The Baltic island of Bornholm is Denmark's secret delight
2018-07-20 18:26 Fallen tree causes more disruption to rail passengers
2018-07-20 17:23 Olympic medallist at opening of new fitness centre in Bedford
2018-07-20 15:17 Plans for new health centre in Kempston under discussion
2018-07-20 15:17 Bedfordshire health bosses are branded a “disgrace” over walk-in centre
2018-07-19 20:23 Independents’ campaign in Bedford has links to USA
2018-07-19 19:20 Bedford River Festival drunk writes apology letter to Police
2018-07-19 17:14 Second Bedford man jailed for nuisance biking offence
2018-07-19 16:11 Console Corner: Hungry Shark signals change of tide in video gaming world
2018-07-19 11:59 Gran, 81, lay on pavement for three hours waiting for Bedford ambulance
2018-07-18 20:14 Gran, 81, lay on pavement for three hours waiting for Bedford ambulance
2018-07-18 17:05 Severe weather warning issued with a risk that high temperatures could trigger heavy showers and thunderstorms
2018-07-18 14:59 BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow at Wrest Park tomorrow
2018-07-18 08:41 VIDEO: Shrek the musical arrives at Milton Keynes Theatre
2018-07-18 08:41 Our campaign calls on the Government to get a grip on veteran suicide figures
2018-07-18 08:41 Veterans in Crisis: ‘We must find out if international suicide rates are reflected in UK’
2018-07-17 17:59 Second Bedford man jailed for nuisance biking offence
2018-07-17 14:50 Garden on former land settlement site at Chawston opens to the public
2018-07-17 14:50 Venomous bird-eating spiders found on the loose in the UK
2018-07-17 13:47 Bedford charity receives Queen’s Award for its work in helping people with dementia
2018-07-17 11:41 Theatre of Hate bring their pioneering post-punk to Bedford
2018-07-17 00:08 Thousands of visitors have splashing time at 20th biennial Bedford River Festival
2018-07-16 22:02 Young dad remembered in cycle marathon from Maulden to Cromer
2018-07-16 22:02 Former students go back to their old classrooms in Biddenham as teachers
2018-07-16 22:02 Literary winner from Shefford crafts words for John Bunyan the prisoner
2018-07-16 22:02 Police appeal for help in tracing missing Bedford teenager
2018-07-16 20:59 Warning issued for thunderstorms in Bedfordshire
2018-07-16 18:53 More Incredible adventures in top-notch sequel
2018-07-16 17:50 Laugh it up with Lucy Porter at night of top comedy in Bedford
2018-07-16 17:50 Leading singer and pianist team up for Bedford jazz session
2018-07-16 17:50 John Bunyan Museum in Bedford rewards talented young writers
2018-07-16 16:47 Why bloodsucking horseflies are on the rise this summer
2018-07-16 16:47 Justice Squad founded at Bedford primary start their campaign trail
2018-07-16 15:44 Thousands of visitors have splashing time at 20th biennial Bedford River Festival
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today 16:53 How to decide what to do after GCSE in Hull and East Yorkshire
today 16:53 How to decide what to do after GCSE in Hull and East Yorkshire
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today 16:50 Unite to join rally in Burston over ‘sex-text’ MP
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