Sunday, August 20, 2017

A touching tribute has been paid to a cherished character of Sandy and Potton who has died at the age of 81.

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Sunday, August 20, 2017

A group of community-minded youngsters are to hold a family fun day in Henlow this month to support people living with muscle disorders.

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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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Friday, August 18, 2017

A disgraced former Bedfordshire police officer has today been jailed after admitting possession of almost 7,000 child sex abuse images and videos, as well as inappropriately filming himself in victims’ homes.

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Beds police
Friday, August 18, 2017

Nerves are kicking in for a Bedfordshire physiotherapist as she gets set to run the Bedford Half Marathon next month for Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice.

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Friday, August 18, 2017

Gogglebox star Sandra Martin joined thousands of other supporters at Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice’s annual Big Weekend fundraising event in Moggerhanger at the weekend.

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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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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Students and staff at Stratton Upper School in Biggleswade are celebrating after the number of higher A-level grades increased, with results opened this morning.

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

The head of Sandy Upper School has saluted her sixth-formers as a “brilliant year group” after they achieved a 99-per-cent pass rate in their A-level results today.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The partner and father of Biggleswade’s Wayne Jeffs have paid heartfelt tributes to him after his body was found at the weekend – four months after he went missing.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A care home in Shefford has been placed in special measures following a damning report from inspectors, despite warm praise from its residents.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Stand-up comic Jacob Hawley, who grew up in Stotfold and Arlesey, says “the hard work starts now” following his BBC New Comedy Award final appearance at the Edinburgh Fringe this weekend.

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Lister Hospital
Sunday, August 13, 2017

A new charity shop dedicated to an East of England air ambulance group has opened in Sandy.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice is set for two days of fun and fundraising this weekend at its base in Moggerhanger.

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Biggleswade Comet
Thursday, August 10, 2017

A stand-up comic who grew up in Stotfold and Arlesey has won through to the final of the BBC New Comedy Award, to be held at the Edinburgh Fringe this weekend.

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BBC
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

The number of children arrested by Herts police has fallen more than half since 2010, according to new figures – with Beds police also arresting far fewer under-18s.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

The Red Arrows put on a supreme display of their flying prowess at the Old Warden Aerodrome near Biggleswade on Sunday.

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Biggleswade Comet
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
Sunday, August 6, 2017

Officers receiving reports of stalking or harassment in Bedfordshire will no longer send written warnings to those accused before opening investigations.

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Beds police
Saturday, August 5, 2017

Staff at a Sandy-based housebuilder are celebrating after their firm won a prestigious health and safety award.

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Biggleswade Comet
Friday, August 4, 2017

An Indian restaurant boss in Sandy has been hit with bills totalling more than £4,000 after he pleaded guilty to selling fake Smirnoff vodka.

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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
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Central Bedfordshire Council issued a brief to consultants appearing to imply that Sandy railway station might close – despite denying it wants that to happen.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A police dog celebrated his birthday yesterday by chasing down three suspected thieves in Biggleswade.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Three cycling groups have raised more than £10,000 between them to support Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice in Moggerhanger.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Bedfordshire Police have appointed an officer with experience across England as their new deputy chief constable.

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Bedfordshire Police
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A person has sadly died after being hit by a train at a level crossing near Sandy yesterday evening.

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Great Northern
Monday, July 31, 2017

A family of fundraisers completed a gruelling 100km trek across the South Downs over the weekend to raise £6,000 for charity.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, July 31, 2017

The old and bold of Stotfold, Arlesey and beyond have come together to mark a century since the start of the Third Battle of Ypres.

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