Three schools heading to Westminster for debating competition final

PCC with students at the schools debate

Three schools are on their way to Westminster after reaching the final of a debating competition run by Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner. Students from Bedford Modern School, Stockwood Park Academy and Sandy Secondary school impressed the judges at Bedfordshire Police headquarters this week to earn their place in the final of the countywide tournament. […]

Deputy PCC leads joint pledge to crackdown on rural crime

DPCC with rural crime team and National Farmers Union (NFU)

Bedfordshire’s new Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner has pledged to tackle crimes like fly tipping, theft from farms and hare coursing in a meeting with the county’s farming community. Ian Dalgarno joined Bedfordshire Police’s Deputy Chief Constable Dan Vajzovic, rural crime team and National Farmers Union (NFU) forthcoming county chairman Freya Morgan. The meeting saw […]

PCC’s School Debating Competition 2022

Schools Parliamentary Debating Competition 2022 - POSTER

PCC’s School Debate Competition 2022 Days Hours Minutes Seconds PCC’s School Debate Competition  Police and Crime Commissioner, Festus Akinbusoye, is keen to promote the skills of public speaking and debate in Bedfordshire students by encouraging their participation in Parliamentary style debating. The Competition will be non-Party political. Each team will consist of two pupils from […]