Julia talks to Jen a Holistic Therapist about her past and present including addiction and attempted suicides and more.

Julia interviews Jen, a Holistic Therapist,  After spending her teenage years living with mental health issues Jen was finally diagnosed in her 20s with Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder and Server Anxiety. Choosing not to live the rest of her life on medication she talks about how she discovered alternatives that mean today she is … Read moreJulia talks to Jen a Holistic Therapist about her past and present including addiction and attempted suicides and more.

Julia discusses the topic of Breastfeeding with Luton and Bedfordshire Children’s Services

‘Free to Feed’ campaign, aimed to support and encourage mums to feel confident and comfortable about breastfeeding both at home and in public. Through its Breastfeeding Brasseries, and one to one support program with other mums. The campaign also hopes to raise awareness in local businesses to provide a friendly and supportive environment for mums … Read moreJulia discusses the topic of Breastfeeding with Luton and Bedfordshire Children’s Services

Anita talks to Dorian about his charity Samson Academy and young people.

Anita interviews Dorian Alexis, the co-owner of  Samson Gym; he explains why they have created a charity called Samson Academy. Samson Academy works with the homeless, substance addicts,   young people, gang members, young people who are on the autistic spectrum, isolated older adults and adults with learning disabilities.  Dorian describes how Samson Academy is structured, … Read moreAnita talks to Dorian about his charity Samson Academy and young people.

Kiran talks to Emma about Boudoir photography helping to build confidence.

Here Kiran From Bedford Radio talks to Emma.  Emma is a photographer from Riches Photography; she is an unusual photographer as she specialises in boudoir photography.  Boudoir photography is very often associated with men taking photos of women for men to enjoy.  However, Emma works for women who want to have great photos of themselves … Read moreKiran talks to Emma about Boudoir photography helping to build confidence.

Tibbs Dementia Foundation – Three Lovely Ladies June 2019

The end of May was Dementia Action Week, a week which sees local communities raise awareness about dementia, run activities and promote the fantastic organisations that work to support those who are affected by dementia. Tibbs Dementia Foundation provides many different activities and support for those who have dementia, their carers, family and friends. I … Read moreTibbs Dementia Foundation – Three Lovely Ladies June 2019

Brenda was awarded Volunteer of the year, working with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders

1st to 7th June is Volunteer Week, and the 17th to the 23 June is Refugee Week.  Brenda, a retired teacher, explained to Anita from Bedford Radio how rewarding and purposeful befriending the residents of Yarl’s wood, Yarl’s wood a Detention Centre for asylum seekers and an immigration removal centre. Brenda visits weekly and has been volunteering for 3 … Read moreBrenda was awarded Volunteer of the year, working with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders