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There is delight in Potton after a developer’s appeal against a rejected plan for new homes in the town was dismissed.

A popular Biggleswade curry house has been voted as one of the best in the UK at the annual Curry Life Awards.

A teenage girl from Bedfordshire has been found this afternoon nearly three weeks after she went missing.

The team at a Shefford Indian restaurant are gearing up to compete in the Culinary World Cup competition in Luxembourg.

A fleet of 10 cars has been stolen from a private barn in Broom, near Biggleswade, by a group posing as vehicle recovery firm staff.

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A teenager from Clifton was sentenced to 32 months in prison yesterday after admitting to a reckless arson that destroyed his ex-grilfriend’s home in Letchworth and killed her pet rabbit.

Community safety and traffic and parking officers in Central Bedfordshire will soon be provided with body-worn cameras.

Improvements to a children’s tunnel in a Potton park are now complete – but youngsters will have to wait a little longer to be able to enjoy it once again.

Staff from the Biggleswade Specsavers branch have completed the Three Peaks challenge and have raised £2,850 for a guide dogs charity.

A photographer from Biggleswade has earned the top qualification in her profession for her “outstanding” portraits.

Biggleswade’s Jordans Trust will recall its spooky past with a five-day Halloween event for children.

Biggleswade railway station is one step closer to becoming assessible to those with disabilities thanks to a collaborative effort by North East Bedfordshire’s MP, and organisations in the town and beyond – but help is still needed.

Langford’s Hannah Brown, who set up peer-to-peer support group An Ear To Hear after her own experiences of anorexia, gives her thoughts on World Mental Health Day.

A new technology that is potentially life-changing for many people with diabetes will soon be available across Bedfordshire.

The number of pensioner households in Central Bedfordshire will grow by more than three-quarters within 25 years, according to official projections.

A petition urging the government to consider an alternative rail route between Bedford and Cambridge has amassed more than 1,000 signatures.

Child loss is to be the subject of an emotional evening in Potton this weekend, as bereaved families and friends come together for a period of mutual support and remembrance.

One of the two 14-year-old girls who have been missing from Bedfordshire since Saturday has been located – but the whereabouts of the other are still unknown.

Children at Biggleswade’s Busy Bees nursery got their hands on some life-saving equipment after a special visit from the town’s firefighters.

A special school in Biggleswade has had a major restructure as it works towards becoming a centre of excellence.

A Stotfold family and a close friend have completed a gruelling 500-mile bike ride around the coast of Scotland to raise money for Diabetes UK.

Two 14-year-old girls have been missing from Bedfordshire since Saturday, and officers have appealed for the public’s help finding them.

A grandad who lives next to the A1 in Beeston has been ordered to take down fake cameras he put up to try to deter speeding drivers.

A person has been hit by a train on the Great Northern line at Arlesey this morning.

Coffee, cake and other tasty treats have helped raise money in the Biggleswade area to battle cancer during the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning initiative.

It’s the end of an era for a Biggleswade pub renowned as one of the best live music spots in the area, after its managers poured their souls into restoring it to its former glory.

Three teenagers and a 20-year-old man have been found guilty of assault after a “violent attack” outside a Shefford pub.

A Beeston woman’s fourth breast cancer battle has inspired her sister to have her head shaved to show solidarity and raise money for charity.

A children’s charity has put out a desperate appeal for volunteers to donate their time to its Sandy centre.

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There is delight in Potton after a developer’s appeal against a rejected plan for new homes in the town was dismissed.

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