Biggleswade News

The lives of loved ones were celebrated with a special carol service and lights event at Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice.

A young abandoned pony, which was found wandering the streets of Potton, has been made the focus of an animal welfare charity’s Christmas appeal.

A woman has been left “shaken up” after a man tried to steal her dog in Biggleswade yesterday.

A Stotfold woman has raised nearly £10,000 for Garden House Hospice Care with an evening of prosecco and pampering, in memory of beloved mum and grandmother.

An a cappella group with members from Royston and South Cambs are ready to round off their hugely successful year with some Christmas performances.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Biggleswade Town boss Lee Allinson hailed midfielder Soloman Nwabuokei after the Waders’ sunk play-off rivals Royston Town in a 6-4 thriller on Saturday.

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Royston Town boss Steve Castle was scathing of the Crows defence after their 6-4 defeat to play-off rivals Biggleswade Town on Saturday.

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A Potton choir group has received a bursary of £750 from building company CALA Homes.

Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice staff are preparing for its Lights of Love event this Sunday, which is dedicated to remembering loved ones at Christmas.

Festive spirit is spreading, with the Potton Christmas lights switch-on having taken place.

As it was the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery yesterday, Bedfordshire Police have told us what they’re doing to tackle modern-day slavery in the county.

A £450,000 scheme for two temporary travellers sites in Central Bedfordshire has cleared another hurdle – but where they are located will need to be thoroughly debated, councillors have said.

Bedfordshire Police is supporting an international campaign to raise awareness of and tackle domestic abuse.

A former Shefford care home is to be turned into temporary housing for local people in need of a roof over their head.

Biggleswade’s Jordans Mill is launching its annual Christmas trail for children next week to get people in the festive spirit.

Today’s announcement of a fare increase of 3.1 per cent has been met with “dismay and fury” by Letchworth and Royston rail users.

The Biggleswade Carnival Committee have awarded a number of organisations and charities cheques at their presentation night, after a successful carnival season.

A Langford mental health campaigner has organised a donation drive for women needing refuge support in Biggleswade – and it all starts with a handbag.

Staff, parents and children at a Sandy primary school were joined by special guests as they celebrated the opening of their new pre-school.

Biggleswade’s Market Square was packed with families seeing in the festive season with the town’s Christmas lights switch-on on Friday.

German GP Dr Hubertus Von Blumenthal – who has been treating residents of South Cambridgeshire and Central Bedfordshire since 1999 – has shared his concerns now the draft Brexit deal has been released.

More than 20 families came together to celebrate Diwali in Biggleswade earlier this month.

Work has finished on a multi-million-pound highways depot facility in Sandy, to accommodate gritter vehicles ahead of the winter season.

Bedfordshire Police have received nearly 200 knitted teddy bears to support children impacted by crime after an appeal to the people of the county.

Tickets are still available for a Beatles tribute night tomorrow, which is raising funds to help pay for a new community centre.

Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner Kathryn Holloway has won her bid for more than £4 million to help tackle gang, gun and knife crime in the county.

Biggleswade, Sandy and Potton are set to welcome the start of the festive season with town Christmas Lights switch-ons.

Fairfield, Arlesey and Stotfold parents are growing increasingly concerned due to uncertainty over middle schools places for September 2019.

A petition for step-free access at Biggleswade and other Bedfordshire stations has been presented to the government.

Six deaths within a year on a railway line through Bedfordshire have triggered a call for Network Rail to take action.

Missing Potton man found

Monday, November 19, 2018

A 36-year-old man from the Potton area who went missing has been found.

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The lives of loved ones were celebrated with a special carol service and lights event at Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice.

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