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Monday, 26 July 2021
Terry Thurley has set up an Incredible Memories Fund tribute page in his wife's Barbara’s memory Image Sue Ryder
"It was helpful to go back through all our times together and contribute something in Barbara’s memory" As people across Bedfordshire experience the trauma of bereavement and loss on a greater scale, charity Sue Ryder is...
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,...
Fox stuck in cornish pasty wrapping Image: RSPCA
Animal charity took nearly 4,000 calls about animals affected by litter in 2020 Despite people being in lockdown for many months the RSPCA still received more than 10 calls a day about animals affected by litter...
Freemasons volunteering at Shefford Vaccination Centre Image:Provincial Grand Lodge of Bedfordshire
Faced with the greatest global pandemic in living memory, Freemasons across the country came together in 2020 and donated a total of £1m, as well as their time, to help those in need. The donations were...
Pets as Prizes RSPCA campaign banner
The RSPCA is calling for the giving of pets as prizes to be banned, and is urging local authorities, including town and parish councils, across England and Wales to act to protect "misunderstood" goldfish. As coronavirus...
Trek 24 Norfolk in 2019 Image: East Anglian Air Ambulance
This summer, East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) will be hosting its first large-scale fundraising challenge since August 2019 in the form of Trek 24; an organised 24 kilometre or 24 mile walk. Two Trek 24 events...
High Sheriff award celebration Image supplied Carers in Bedfordshire
Carers in Bedfordshire and young carer Jamaal Otieno have been recognised at the High Sheriff of Bedfordshire Annual Awards ceremony held virtually on Thursday (18 March 2021). The Zoom ceremony celebrated those groups and individuals who...
Mabel - Sue Ryder St John's Hospice Ambassadog
A four-year-old Cockapoo from Bedfordshire has been named ‘top dog’ in a national competition run by healthcare charity Sue Ryder in partnership with Pets as Therapy. Mabel, who is owned by 62-year-old Debra Ellison who lives...
Carers in Bedfordshire Diverse Community project
Carers in Bedfordshire has launched a new support service so carers can talk to a dedicated support worker in Urdu, Punjabi or Bengali, as part of its Diverse Community Project. The charity launched its new service...
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...