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Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Pictured left to right, Fundraising Manager Jolene Retallick and Operations Manager Harriet Opalinski Image Carers in Bedfordshire
Local charity Carers in Bedfordshire is celebrating and recognising the vital contribution unpaid family carers make to the county during Carers Week. Carers Week (7 to 13 June 2021) is a national annual awareness campaign. This...
Finn enjoying a dip Image RSPCA
Animal charity shares tips and tricks to make sure our pets are safe during this week’s heatwave As temperatures have soared this Bank Holiday weekend and look set to continue this week, the RSPCA offers advice,...
Queen Elizabeth Court Erica Hughes and Gwyneth Jones Image Provincial Grand Lodge of Bedfordshire
Freemasons are leading a project to help up to 33,000 adult, young and parent carers, with donations of more than £715,000. According to Carers UK, the number of carers grew exponentially during the pandemic, reaching more...
Blackbird fledgling Image RSPCA
Charity's new baby bird advice The RSPCA said it is gearing itself up for a hectic bird breeding season. The charity said that it received almost 9,000 (8,967) calls about orphaned, sick and injured baby birds...
Ambassadogs celebrity judging panel Image Sue Ryder
Healthcare charity, Sue Ryder, has partnered with Pets As Therapy to launch a nationwide search for the paw-fect canine companions to carry out important duties at the charity’s neurological care centres, hospices, and palliative care...
NHS Trust completes a Captain Tom 100 Challenge Image Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and its charity, are joining Captain Sir Tom Moore’s family in encouraging the nation to celebrate his life with an event that everyone can get involved in to celebrate his...
Sister Nicola Lane at Bedford Hospital has a listen to teddies heart Image Bedfordshire Freemasons
It all started when a Southend freemason’s wife was rushed to A&E and members of his Lodge proposed a small donation to say thank you. However, Neil Beverley thought they could do more and came...
Captain Tom 100 Logo
One year on from when the late Captain Sir Tom Moore starting his world-famous 100 laps around his garden, his family has invited the world to celebrate his life, his generosity of spirit, the hope...
Trudie Image: RSPCA
Rescuers spent more than two weeks trying to find the injured cat A cat who was hit by a bus and survived for 16 days is now receiving the life-saving care she needs thanks to the...
Computer hacker with mobile phone by Brian Jackson
The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner has teamed up with Age UK by funding the purchase of specialist telephones which prevent scam callers from connecting to potentially vulnerable individuals and in turn, preventing...