Thursday, April 19, 2018

A nurse from Shefford has offered a hefty reward for the return of her late grandfather’s watch after it was stolen by burglars.

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Stevenage
Saturday, March 24, 2018

A police watchdog has launched an investigation after an officer allegedly broke a 15-year-old boy’s arm while detaining him outside a Shefford supermarket.

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Bedfordshire Police
Friday, March 9, 2018

A man who emailed a bomb hoax to Shefford Lower School as part of a “campaign of terror” against a young mum has today been jailed.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Barclays is to retain a reduced presence in Sandy after all, after a deal was struck between the bank and the town council.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, January 12, 2018

Bedfordshire’s police and crime commissioner met campaigners in Shefford last night after they called for action against anti-social thugs.

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Nadine Dorries
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Shefford students have raised £600 to help enhance the town’s Christmas lights display for 2018.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy
Sunday, January 7, 2018

The head of Arlesey’s Etonbury Academy has pledged a “rapid action plan” for the school after inspectors gave it an overall ‘requires improvement’ rating.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy
Sunday, January 7, 2018

A bird silhoutted against lights at Heathrow Airport is the subject of the winning wildlife photo in a national competition – and the photographer is from Hitchin.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy
Saturday, January 6, 2018

The deadline for school place applications is on Monday, and hundreds in Central Bedfordshire are yet to get their applications in.

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Central Beds Council
Friday, December 22, 2017

The A507 near Shefford was closed both ways for more than two hours yesterday after a crash involving a car and a motorcycle.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Two properties in Shefford have been served with closure notices following warrants which were executed simultaneously in the town on Monday.

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UN Court
Monday, December 18, 2017

A 31-year-old man from Stevenage has been charged in connection with bomb scare hoax at Shefford Lower School.

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Bedfordshire Police
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Police have moved to reassure the community in Shefford after almost 1,500 people signed a petition calling for action against a wave of violence and antisocial behaviour.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, December 8, 2017

A 31-year-old man from Stevenage has been arrested in connection with yesterday’s bomb scare hoax at Shefford Lower School.

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Bedfordshire Police
Friday, December 8, 2017

Shefford Lower School is open as normal today, after being evacuated yesterday following a hoax bomb threat.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Shefford Lower School has been evacuated today and police called to the scene following reports of a “security concern”.

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Bedfordshire Police
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A Shefford-based photographer who has won a clutch of awards this year now has a snap in the final 12 of a prestigious international competition.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, December 1, 2017

A new care home has thrown open its doors in Shefford, with the ribbon cut by town mayor Paul Mackin.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, November 27, 2017

Seven Shefford schoolboys who completed 24 hours of non-stop gaming for charity have handed over a cheque for almost £900 to the BBC Children in Need appeal.

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COMET
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A team of seven kids from Shefford’s Robert Bloomfield Academy have marked their half term with a 24-hour gaming challenge for charity.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, September 8, 2017

Biggleswade and Shefford firefighters and paramedics helped extricate a motorist who was trapped by her injuries after a crash involving three cars in Henlow last night.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, September 4, 2017

A man died in a crash on the A507 yesterday evening, police have confirmed today.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, September 4, 2017

There was a serious crash on the A507 near Shefford yesterday evening, with a stretch of the road closed while emergency services attended the scene.

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Tesco
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Students at Shefford’s Samuel Whitbread Academy have today received what have been described by the school as their “best-ever” set of GCSE results.

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Samuel Whitbread Academy
Saturday, August 19, 2017

A housing association has been marking National Allotments Week with a gardening project for youngsters in Shefford.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Staff and students at Samuel Whitbread Academy in Shefford are celebrating “the best A-level results in the school’s history”.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Work has begun on a development of 49 new affordable homes as part of a 140-dwelling development in Shefford.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Libraries in Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton, Stotfold and Shefford will have longer overall opening hours from the start of October.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Hundreds of children turned out for Peter Pan-themed fun yesterday as a Shefford children’s centre marked the UK’s 30th annual Playday.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, July 8, 2017

A new care home is set to open in Shefford later this year, bringing with it 73 new jobs.

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Central Bedfordshire Council

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