Saturday, March 28, 2020
Major planning decisions will be taken behind closed doors until the coronavirus crisis is over. Bedford Council’s planning committee has decided...
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...
Bromham. Image credit: ADC Films
Reinforcements from the council have arrived just in time for the opening of a public inquiry into plans to build up to 80 new homes in Bromham...
Four mature trees – and possibly a fifth – are to be sacrificed to the needs of parents driving their children to and from a school...
Bedford Repair Cafe
Bedford Repair Cafe returned on Saturday 22 February for another successful afternoon of fixing.38 items came through the doors of Tavistock Community...
A local residents' group has created a community garden to brighten up their area and encourage volunteers to get involved in its upkeep...
Bedford Repair Cafe
Bedford Repair Cafe is back again and the volunteer repairers, fixers and techies are ready to fix your world... Returning to the Tavistock Centre with...
climate committee
The heat was turned up on Bedford's Mayor, Dave Hodgson over whether the council was doing enough to do its bit to tackle climate change...