Saturday, May 30, 2020
Bins overflowing
Bedfordian's doing their best to beat lockdown boredom and entertain themselves and their families during half-term have been dismayed to find bins overflowing in some of Bedford's...
Water Trees
Concerns over the health of younger trees across Bedford, that are struggling in the current hot and dry weather, has forced the local council to ask residents to help water...
Plastic Bottles
Bedford's first Sustainability Week was launched 'virtually' yesterday (Monday), with the aim of sharing the environmental message, even if we are...
kids cycling
Bedford's Green Party councillors are calling for safer spaces for cyclists and pedestrians following Government advice that people should currently...
Bedford Borough Council Bins
Bedford Borough Council's refuse collections will take place as normal this Friday 8 May. The Early May Bank Holiday has been moved to Friday to...
A series of stickers featuring racist and inflammatory phrases - purporting to be from Extinction Rebellion - have been spotted on lampposts along the...
Bedford Borough Council has just announced that the tidy tip on Barkers Lane will close until further notice. In a statement, today (Tuesday) it said...
Made in Bedford @ Number 13
After a “bumpy” first year of facing challenges from skeptical meat-eaters, a Bedford vegan cafe is now planning for its second year. The eco-cafe Made in Bedford @ Number 13, next to the Corn Exchange, in St...
RIP office printer
Self-identified dinosaurs and Luddites at Bedford Borough Council are threatening a “rebellion” if paper is banned at meetings...
vehicle idling
Signs warning drivers to switch off their engines are being put up outside Bedford schools, with the first one positioned outside Bedford Girls’ School on...
Otters
Bedford's otters are back and they've been spotted in and around the River Great Ouse, much to the delight of the town's nature lovers and photographers...
Four mature trees – and possibly a fifth – are to be sacrificed to the needs of parents driving their children to and from a school...