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REVEALED: How to get money off Amazon purchases before the Boxing Day sales
Looking to bag a bargain before the Boxing Day sales start?
yesterday 08:23
How to avoid credit card fraud this Christmas
It’s an unfortunate fact that, for most of us, a Merry Christmas will involve a bit of expense.
yesterday 08:23
Console Corner: FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch review
Switch-ing it up for FIFA 18.
yesterday 06:19
Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor
Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.
yesterday 06:19
Young Bedford dad jailed after leading polie on dangerous car chase
A young dad who led the police on a dangerous 15-minutes chase around Bedford and Kempston was jailed for eight months on Monday.
2017-12-15 19:27
Jeremy Kyle backs hard-hitting ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts
Jeremy Kyle, a television presenter known for his zero tolerance approach, has backed a hard-hitting new ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts.
2017-12-15 19:27
REVEALED: What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day
Prison bosses have revealed the menu inmates in English prisons can expect this Christmas.
2017-12-15 14:17
REVIEW: The Last Jedi is bold and brilliant
Matt Adcock reviews The Last Jedi (12A), starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Mark Hamill
2017-12-15 13:13
IN FULL: Hurdles to cross for Luton’s planned expansion of airport
Bold plans to more than double Luton Airport’s capacity could be the linchpin to Luton’s prosperity – but not without overcoming significant hurdles.
2017-12-15 13:13
CREAGH/CARR REVIEW: Festive Menu at Luton Hoo
If you enjoy one luxurious evening of festive delights this Christmas, you can do no better than the gilded charms of the Wernher Restaurant at Luton Hoo.
2017-12-15 08:55
Advice to cool the festive tensions
Relationship support charity Relate is expecting a peak in calls in the New Year after tensions come to a head over the Christmas holidays.
2017-12-14 19:21
Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative
This newspaper, published by Johnston Press, today announces that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.
2017-12-14 17:15
CRIB appeal launched to support homeless this festive season
Homelessness is on the rise and in autumn last year, Bedford was in England’s top 10 highest local authority areas for rough sleeping.
2017-12-14 16:13
Club challenge for Movember
More than £1,500 has been raised by a rugby club during their Movember challenge, which raises awareness of men’s health.
2017-12-14 16:13
Animal fun for youngsters at new kids club
A fun and educational kids club is to start up in the Bedford area.
2017-12-14 14:09
Engineers honoured for work on pioneering Beagle 2 mission to Mars
Engineers from technology business Lockheed Martin UK in Ampthill have been honoured for their work on a pioneering space project.
2017-12-14 13:07
Daily News
REVEALED: How to get money off Amazon purchases before the Boxing Day sales
Looking to bag a bargain before the Boxing Day sales start?
yesterday 08:23
How to avoid credit card fraud this Christmas
It’s an unfortunate fact that, for most of us, a Merry Christmas will involve a bit of expense.
yesterday 08:23
Console Corner: FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch review
Switch-ing it up for FIFA 18.
yesterday 06:19
Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor
Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.
yesterday 06:19
Young Bedford dad jailed after leading polie on dangerous car chase
A young dad who led the police on a dangerous 15-minutes chase around Bedford and Kempston was jailed for eight months on Monday.
2017-12-15 19:27
Jeremy Kyle backs hard-hitting ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts
Jeremy Kyle, a television presenter known for his zero tolerance approach, has backed a hard-hitting new ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts.
2017-12-15 19:27
REVEALED: What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day
Prison bosses have revealed the menu inmates in English prisons can expect this Christmas.
2017-12-15 14:17
REVIEW: The Last Jedi is bold and brilliant
Matt Adcock reviews The Last Jedi (12A), starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Mark Hamill
2017-12-15 13:13
IN FULL: Hurdles to cross for Luton’s planned expansion of airport
Bold plans to more than double Luton Airport’s capacity could be the linchpin to Luton’s prosperity – but not without overcoming significant hurdles.
2017-12-15 13:13
CREAGH/CARR REVIEW: Festive Menu at Luton Hoo
If you enjoy one luxurious evening of festive delights this Christmas, you can do no better than the gilded charms of the Wernher Restaurant at Luton Hoo.
2017-12-15 08:55
Advice to cool the festive tensions
Relationship support charity Relate is expecting a peak in calls in the New Year after tensions come to a head over the Christmas holidays.
2017-12-14 19:21
Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative
This newspaper, published by Johnston Press, today announces that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.
2017-12-14 17:15
CRIB appeal launched to support homeless this festive season
Homelessness is on the rise and in autumn last year, Bedford was in England’s top 10 highest local authority areas for rough sleeping.
2017-12-14 16:13
Club challenge for Movember
More than £1,500 has been raised by a rugby club during their Movember challenge, which raises awareness of men’s health.
2017-12-14 16:13
Animal fun for youngsters at new kids club
A fun and educational kids club is to start up in the Bedford area.
2017-12-14 14:09
Engineers honoured for work on pioneering Beagle 2 mission to Mars
Engineers from technology business Lockheed Martin UK in Ampthill have been honoured for their work on a pioneering space project.
2017-12-14 13:07
Latest news from Bedford
yesterday 08:23 REVEALED: How to get money off Amazon purchases before the Boxing Day sales
yesterday 08:23 How to avoid credit card fraud this Christmas
yesterday 06:19 Console Corner: FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch review
yesterday 06:19 Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor
2017-12-15 19:27 Young Bedford dad jailed after leading polie on dangerous car chase
2017-12-15 19:27 Jeremy Kyle backs hard-hitting ambulance campaign for Beds and Herts
2017-12-15 14:17 REVEALED: What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day
2017-12-15 13:13 REVIEW: The Last Jedi is bold and brilliant
2017-12-15 13:13 IN FULL: Hurdles to cross for Luton’s planned expansion of airport
2017-12-15 08:55 CREAGH/CARR REVIEW: Festive Menu at Luton Hoo
2017-12-14 19:21 Advice to cool the festive tensions
2017-12-14 17:15 Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative
2017-12-14 16:13 CRIB appeal launched to support homeless this festive season
2017-12-14 16:13 Club challenge for Movember
2017-12-14 14:09 Animal fun for youngsters at new kids club
2017-12-14 13:07 Engineers honoured for work on pioneering Beagle 2 mission to Mars
2017-12-14 12:05 Kempston win battle of Rovers
2017-12-14 08:59 Man left with facial injuries following assault in Bedford
2017-12-13 19:19 ADVERT: New series of Shop Well For Less commissioned after success
2017-12-13 18:15 Top-tier clash sees Athletic lose out by a single point
2017-12-13 18:15 Ampthill players given a stern warning by boss Lavery
2017-12-13 18:15 Blues snap up Worthington
2017-12-13 15:09 Peter Kay UK tour CANCELLED including 17 shows in London, instructions issued on ticket refunds
2017-12-13 14:07 Ashes column: Dull Ashes as drama is off-wicket
2017-12-13 14:07 In-form Wootton go second in the Bedfordshire League
2017-12-13 14:07 Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them
2017-12-13 13:05 Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’
2017-12-13 12:03 Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your paths and driveways? Expert advice
2017-12-13 09:59 Body found in search for missing Wootton man
2017-12-12 19:21 VIDEO: Shooting stars due to provide one of most dazzling displays ever this week
2017-12-12 14:11 Go on a sparkling adventure with Little Red Riding Hood
2017-12-12 14:11 Experience the darker side of Christmas in theatre show
2017-12-12 14:11 Christmas cheer galore with two comedy party shows
2017-12-12 14:11 Make friends at Oddfellows
2017-12-12 14:11 Man left with facial injuries following assault in Bedford
2017-12-12 13:09 Mountain challenge for student helping research fund
2017-12-12 12:07 Villagers dig in to bulb project
2017-12-12 11:03 Bedford loses intercity train services: Mayor blasts ‘Betrayal’ while MP demands urgent answers
2017-12-12 08:57 Gaming centre staff win award for fundraising
2017-12-12 08:57 Awards made in pet industry at gala dinner
2017-12-12 08:57 Ice warning issued by Met Office for Tuesday morning as motorists warned to be prepared for big freeze
2017-12-11 21:21 Engineer honoured with medal for lecture on space craft
2017-12-11 19:17 No more fast trains to London from Bedford or Luton
2017-12-11 19:17 Bedford loses intercity train services: Mayor blasts ‘Betrayal’ while MP demands urgent answers
2017-12-11 17:13 Travel: An autumn wildlife adventure in Lakeland
2017-12-11 16:11 Bedford Borough Council supports WASPI women’s fight for pension equality
2017-12-11 16:11 No more fast trains to London from Bedford or Luton
2017-12-11 15:09 Body found in search for missing Wootton man
2017-12-11 15:09 All school transport cancelled across Bedford today
2017-12-11 15:09 Ice and snow warning further extended across the region today by Met Office
Latest news from Great Britain
today 01:31 Ashley Jensen’s husband Terence Beesley found dead at home aged 60
today 01:31 Labour Brexit confusion REVEALED as approach branded 'shambles'
today 01:31 Brexit BLACKMAIL! Tory rebels demand PM soften EU stance or face further vote humiliation
today 01:31 Theresa May MUST stay on as PM until 2021 to save Brexit talks or Government will 'fall'
today 01:01 Butlins site among landmarks protected by Historic England
today 00:53 PM outlines wish to sign trade deals during Brexit transition
today 00:37 'We are devastated' Murder and rape of British diplomat leaves family heartbroken
today 00:37 'Permanent EYESORE' George Michael's neighbours want touching fans' shrine cleared
today 00:29 Strictly winner Joe McFadden turns sights to the WEST END after dancing success
today 00:29 Britain's most pampered pet: Meet the pooch who gets £1,000 worth of Christmas presents
today 00:29 Christmas Day traditions: Watching TV with family is still the number one choice
today 00:29 Yemen 'human tragedy' to recieve MORE aid pledges development Secretary
today 00:29 SPOTY: Viewers convinced Paula Radcliffe’s husband BLASTS Mo Farah’s win: ‘F*****g joke'
today 00:29 BREAKING: World's busiest airport evacuated as smoke fills terminal amid power outage
today 00:29 May’s warning to Brussels: We will NOT be ‘EU colony’ during Brexit transition
today 23:51 British diplomat Rebecca Dykes found 'strangled' in Lebanon
today 23:43 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas one-day strike
today 23:43 Husband of Scottish Ugly Betty star Ashley Jensen found dead at home
today 23:35 Prince Harry turns royal reporter and jokes with pal Barack Obama about his British accent
today 23:35 Fish and chip shops' prices SOAR 'because of Brexit' as cost of importing cod rises
today 23:35 Brits' biggest splurge of the year starts TODAY as shops SLASHES prices
today 23:35 BREAKING: World's busiest airport 'evacuated' after hundreds of flights grounded
today 23:27 Manchester City to offer Pep Guardiola £100m new contract in bid to rival Man Utd dynasty
today 23:27 Hospital rule change cuts ‘foreign NHS births' by THIS much
today 23:27 Birmingham father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed named as victim of horror crash
today 23:27 The Apprentice final 2017: Karren and Claude defend Lord Sugar after viewer BACKLASH
today 23:27 I’ll sue says student, 22 cleared of rapes after evidence was withheld
today 23:01 Bradley Lowery Honoured With Posthumous Award At Emotional BBC Sports Personality Of The Year
today 23:01 Sports Personality Of The Year Ends With The BBC Losing Winner Mo Farah
today 23:01 'The Apprentice' Winner: James And Sarah BOTH Bag Lord Sugar's Investment In Shock Final Twist
today 22:51 Two men had to be rescued when their sat nav took them into 3ft of icy water
today 22:51 Ryanair Christmas strike suspended after airline agrees to talks
today 22:49 Briton arrested in connection with seizure of 3.2 tons of hashish in Catalonia
today 22:33 China and Russia 'SHOOT DOWN sudden attack missiles' in warning to Trump and Kim Jong-un
today 22:33 ‘Sex capital of the world’ EXPOSED: Meet the jaw-dropping women luring Brits to 'Sin City'
today 22:25 Jack Reacher creator Lee Child shares his thoughts on writing while working on 23rd novel
today 22:25 Mo Farah STUNNED by Sports Personality gong: Anthony Joshua and Lewis Hamilton miss out
today 22:25 Scotland weather: 70mph storm chaos on way wild winds set to disrupt Christmas travel
today 22:25 Child abuse: Shocking figures show worrying INCREASE of children in danger in Scotland
today 22:25 SNP's Mhairi Black SLAMS Alex Salmond's style advice: 'I won't be told how to dress'
today 22:25 The Apprentice 2017 winner: Sarah Lynn spills all on boardroom secret after THAT clash
today 22:25 Save Shakepseare's calling Tawny owls from a dwindling population
yesterday 21:47 Shock win as Mo Farah collects his first Sports Personality of Year award
yesterday 21:39 Chris Sutton says Celtic's defeat means there could be a title race this season
yesterday 21:39 'Unemployed' Strictly winner Joe McFadden is single and ready to mingle after Glitterball glory
yesterday 21:39 Mo Farah scoops shock BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
yesterday 21:39 'It wasn't really a drug factory' Dad caged for 10 years in Malta for having five cannabis plants could soon be freed
yesterday 21:39 'I can't wait until your children die' Leigh Griffiths hits out at Twitter troll over horrific slur
yesterday 21:31 Gogglebox star Sandra Martin HOMELESS as she begs fans for £1 selfies
yesterday 21:31 Adult star reveals how she went from ‘shy girl’ to world’s HOTTEST