The headteacher of Clifton’s Samuel Whitbread Academy has congratulated former student Ben Whishaw, after the actor won a Golden Globe and Critics’ Choice Award.
A former Shefford care home is to be turned into temporary housing for local people in need of a roof over their head.
A group of Year 7 students from Shefford’s Robert Bloomfield Academy have raised more than £1,900 for Children in Need, after playing classic and modern games for 24 hours.
Plans for up to 150 new homes and a new school site on land west of Hitchin Road in Shefford have been approved.
A Shefford man has been sentenced to six years in prison after being convicted of stealing cash machines containing nearly £300,000 in eight ram raids in Biggleswade, Gamlingay and more.
A round-up of services and events taking place across North Herts, Stevenage and Central Bedfordshire to mark the centenary of the armistice being signed, marking the end of World War I in 1918.
A Slimming World member who supports hundreds of people in Shefford and Stotfold has been recognised by the weight loss organisation as one of their highest-achieving consultants.
The number of pensioner households in Central Bedfordshire will grow by more than three-quarters within 25 years, according to official projections.
Three teenagers and a 20-year-old man have been found guilty of assault after a “violent attack” outside a Shefford pub.
The number of criminals in Bedfordshire prosecuted for knife crime, after previously being caught carrying a blade, has increased by more than half over the last three years.
A Shefford man has been charged in connection with a spate of bike thefts at Biggleswade and Arlesey railway stations.
A dangerous driver from Shefford who led police on a high-speed car chase through five villages has been jailed.
Bedfordshire Police close investigations without identifying a suspect in almost nine out of 10 household burglaries and seven in 10 reported vehicle thefts, new analysis shows.
Car thefts increased last year in Bedfordshire according to the latest police recorded crime figures, likely propelled by an increase in keyless cars.
The standard bearer for the Shefford branch of the Royal British Legion was one of more than 2,000 from across the UK to parade at the Menin Gate last week.
A 17-year-old boy from Shefford has been charged with robbery after an incident in Langford.
A new programme is being launched by Central Bedfordshire Council to develop a long-term education plan.
The community has been gifted a fresh set of wheels, as the Wanderbus team unveiled their new vehicle.
An increase in the amount of money it can borrow could enable Central Bedfordshire Council to provide more affordable housing.
Emergency crews attended two massive field fires near Tempsford yesterday afternoon.
The former owner of a gym in Shefford has been jailed for more than three years over his part in a multi-million-pound anabolic steroids conspiracy.
Shefford’s parish church has been given a £219,000 lottery grant to repair its 14th-century tower.
An 11-year-old boy who lost his cousin to a brain tumour has completed a 50-mile cycle ride to support a young people’s cancer charity.
A field fire in Biggleswade over the weekend began accidentally during a crop harvest, the fire service has confirmed.
A teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following a house fire in Letchworth this morning.
Multiple fire crews are at the scene of a field blaze on the edge of Biggleswade this afternoon.
There’s not enough money in the pot to fix every road defect in Central Bedfordshire.
A charity golf day has raised more than £5,000 for a young boy suffering from a rare epileptic condition.
A Clifton rocker has organised a charity concert for Help for Heroes, after many years of running similar shows for Cancer Research UK.
Officers last night recovered a stolen Audi in Shefford after a car chase from the A1(M), with police dogs called out during attempts to locate the driver.