From LGBT Archive
Bedfordshire. As well as the town of Beford proper, the Borough includes Kempton and a surrounding rural area. The district was created in 1974 and initially called North Bedfordshire. It became a unitary authority in 2009.
There was a Bedford CHE group in the 1970s.
Bedford Borough Council initiated an LGBT Stakeholders Group in September 2012.
TransBedford provides information and support for local trans people.