We store cookies on your device to make sure we give you the best experience on this website. I'm fine with this - Turn cookies off
Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

Mayor's SoupFest Thanks

November 29, 2018 10:05 AM
Originally published by Dave Hodgson - Mayor of Bedford Borough

Mayor Dave Hodgson at Bedford SoupFestMayor Dave Hodgson has congratulated everyone involved following another successful SoupFest event to raise money in support of the homeless locally.

Mayor Dave visited the event, which took place on Tuesday 27th November, at lunchtime as large crowds enjoyed the soup and the entertainment on offer. He talked to volunteers and also spoke live on air with in2beats radio station, who were broadcasting live from Harpur Square. You can see a selection of photos he has posted on his Facebook page, where he commented:

"Brilliant atmosphere down at SoupFest Bedford when I went along earlier on. Great to see so many people enjoying the atmosphere, the live entertainment and the delicious soup on offer, all while raising money for support for the homeless locally. Well done to all involved!"

SoupFest is one of a range of activities taking place locally during Homelessness Awareness Week this week. You can find out more about local homelessness services, and what's going on during Homelessness Awareness Week, at www.bedfordhomeless.org.uk