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Tuesday, 21 September 2021
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A support group aimed solely at families caring for someone with a drug or alcohol addiction is being offered in Bedfordshire. Carers in Bedfordshire has joined forces with Milton Keynes-based DAFS (Drug Alcohol Family Support) to...
Dema with blade Image: my AFK
Keen runner Dema Aktaa, 27, lost her leg in an explosion when her Syrian village was attacked in August 2012. After coming to the UK in 2017 as a refugee, charity my AFK (formerly Action for...
Richard Hames, Managing Director of M&DH Insurance Services Ltd with Hayley Webb, Community Fundraising Manager at Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice Image: Sue Ryder
People in Bedfordshire are urged to put their best foot forward and join healthcare charity Sue Ryder for its Walk to Remember next month, to celebrate the lives of loved ones who have died. Sue Ryder...
Annual Ken Liddell Charity tournament Image: Flitwick and Ampthill Lawn Tennis Club
Flitwick and Ampthill Lawn Tennis Club recently held its annual Ken Liddell Charity Tournament in aid of the Brain Research UK. The charity funds research to discover the causes, develop new treatments and improve the lives...
raw chicken in tray Image by jumnong AdobeStock_65087054
Animal protection charity The Humane League UK has filed a Judicial Review against Defra’s allowance of the widespread use of fast growing breeds of chicken. The charity said this is contrary to legislation that bans the...
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To help more than 1.4 million people experiencing mental health issues, Freemasons in Bedfordshire and across England are donating more than £550,000 to help citizens across the UK. Many people are reaching crisis point with their...
Swan shot six times in Wrexham Image:RSPCA
New figures reveal that iconic wildlife such as deer, swans and hedgehogs are among the most abused Almost 10,000 (9,997) calls reporting intentional harm inflicted on a wild animal have been taken by the RSPCA over...
CPRE Bedfordshire Living Countryside Awards
A huge variety of projects from across Bedfordshire entered the 2021 Living Countryside Awards, CPRE Bedfordshire said the judges faced a difficult but rewarding task. Better places to live – winner – Abbey Fields Roundabout Group...
Two rescued hoglets Image:RSPCA
July and August are the charity’s busiest months for calls about hedgehogs The RSPCA said this summer looks set to be a hectic season for hedgehogs after calls about the prickly creatures peaked at this time...
Emily Williamson Statue Campaign - Voting information with QR code
Four competing bronze statuettes of RSPB founder Emily Williamson (1855-1936) are to tour the British Isles in a bid to raise public awareness of an unsung conservation heroine. The Emily Williamson ‘maquettes’ will be making stops...