Monday, August 26, 2019
Longholme Ottervideo
For many years, the build up of weeds in the Longholme boating lake has been a blot on the Bedford landscape. A partnership between the Longholme, voluneers...
Castle Mound repairs
Repairs are being carried out on Bedford's Castle Mound this week to repair damage to the canopy roof and also install climbing deterrents to areas around the site...
Mayor Dave Hodgson with Borough Hall Solar Panels
In one of his first actions as the re-elected mayor, Dave Hodgson has announced the creation of a Bedford Borough Council Climate Change Committee. The cross-party committee...
At 1.30pm this Saturday 23 February, Bedford town centre will witness a High Street 'funeral procession' with a symbolic coffin as part of Extinction Rebellion Bedfordshire's Day of Action.
Great British Spring Clean Bedford Streets
The Great British Spring clean starts on March 22 and Bedford Borough Council is organising a series of events across to collect and safely dispose of litter...
Extinction Rebellion Bedford
Bedfordshire's Extinction Rebellion (XR) group have welcomed Bedford Borough Council's declaration of a 'climate emergency', but want assurances the decision isn't just gesture politics...
Embankment spring planting
Local charities, community groups and schools have been given thousands of tulip bulbs that were part of displays along The Embankment in Bedford. With seasons changing and replanting...
Cranfield University sewage treatment works
Cranfield University is to train the next generation of leading water scientists and engineers, thanks to receiving a share £446m investment in research by the Government...
Modular Classroms Interactive Map environment survey
Recent research has revealed that just under half of Bedfordshire's adult residents are prepared to make lifestyle changes to help save the environment. This may include...
Fly-Tipping
Bedford Borough Council say they'll issue fines of £300 to people whose rubbish has been dumped, even if they didn't dump it themselves. The new Fixed Penalty Notice...