Phil Boulton says his ‘battled hardened’ Blues have what it takes to beat Newcastle Falcons in the RFU Championship final, despite trailing 18-9 after the first leg at Goldington Road, writes Michael Hann.
Bedford Girls’ School achieved some outstanding results at the town’s annual regatta despite the wretched conditions.
Histon boss Brian Page felt Jim Stevenson and Danny Fitzsimons made the only decision they could by joining Luton Town this week.
Modernian Swimming Club’s U10 girls won an array of gold medals at the Mid Beds Open Meet.
PICTURES: Bedford Blues v Newcastle Falcons Picture gallery
Relive the big play-off final at Goldington Road with our gallery of pictures.
Striker Dan Walker has not been offered a new contract by manager John Still and will leave the club when his contract expires this summer.
New Town signing Mark Cullen admitted the persistence of Hatters manager John Still was a major factor behind him agreeing to join, writes Mike Simmonds.
Striker Mark Cullen has only one thing on his mind next season, promotion, writes Mike Simmonds.
Leaving Luton Town was never on goalkeeper Mark Tyler’s mind after he penned a new one-year deal at the club last week.1 comment
Released midfielder Adam Watkins has launched a scathing attacking on his treatment at the hands of previous Town boss Paul Buckle and his coaching staff, writes Mike Simmonds.
Mike Rayer praised his side’s ‘pluck and courage’ in spite of their 18-9 defeat against Newcastle Falcons in the first-leg of the RFU Championship final at Goldington Road, writes Michael Hann.
Bedford Blues trail by nine points in the RFU Championship final after they suffered an 18-9 first-leg defeat against Newcastle Falcons at Goldington Road tonight, writes Michael Hann.
Blues skipper Darren Fox is looking forward to leading the team out in the first leg of the RFU Championship final against Newcastle Falcons.
Mike Rayer is hoping his side can ‘put in a performance’ against Falcons in the first-leg of the RFU Championship final at Goldington Road on Thursday night.
Bedford Blues winger Josh Bassett has been named in the RFU Championship Dream XV for the second successive year.
East Premier League: Tigers 38 St Ives Roosters 20
Bedford Tigers have named their squad to face St Ives Roosters for their opening game in the East Premier Division on Sunday.
Steve Stubbings will captain Bedfordshire for the last time against Hertfordshire in an MCCA Trophy group match at Harpenden on Sunday.
Bedfordshire’s plans for the season have been thrown into disarray by the appointment of Steve Stubbings as full-time Derbyshire coach.
Lidlington handed walkover win
Middlesex award for Thurston
Bedfordshire lost their opening MCCA Trophy group match to Oxfordshire at Bicester on Sunday by one wicket as the home side snatched victory with two balls to spare.
Drag racer Paul Brown claimed his second win of the season at the National Drag Racing meeting oat Shakespeare County Raceway near Stratford-Upon-Avon at the weekend.
Bedford Modern School won six events at the Bedford Regatta, the biggest one-day regatta in the country, on Saturday, May 11.
Ex-Bedford Modern School and Bedford RC rower Alex Robertson won titles at the Ghent International Regatta at the weekend.
The 149th Bedford Regatta withstood the elements on Saturday to provide a large crowd with a feast of racing for almost 12 hours.
Viking Kayak Club Olympic goal medallist Etienne Stott has been confirmed in Great Britain’s team for next month’s European Championships as well as several World Cup outings.
Bedford Girls’s School clean-up at Combined Events
National Two Rinks Knockout Competition
Blind golfer McAllister triumphs
Parsons Barn Fishery
Bedford & County AC
Tottenham winger Andros Townsend has pulled out of the England Under-21 squad for this summer's European Championship in Israel after being charged by the Football Association with betting offences.
Carl Froch described his rematch with Mikkel Kessler on Saturday night as "the biggest night of my life" as he hopes to avenge his defeat by the Dane three years ago.
Nico Rosberg scored his third successive pole position as Mercedes locked out the front row for the second consecutive race.
Lee Westwood admits it will be ironic if his first victory since moving to Florida comes in England on Sunday, where the world number 12 could win his maiden BMW PGA Championship at the 20th attempt.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has underlined his commitment to the Barclays Premier League club by signing a one-year contract extension.
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