Tuesday, January 19, 2021
RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch
Binoculars at the ready - the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch takes place from 25 - 27 January and everyone in Bedford is encouraged to take part...
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...
speakers noise
A Kempston man has had stereos, speakers and a TV seized after blasting his neighbours with contnuous noise from early morning to late at night. Residents of Eastdale Close, Kempston...
Two of Bedford Borough's parks have scored highly in recent customer satisfaction surveys, with users overwhelmingly stating that their local park improves their...
Mohammad Yasin MP in the House of Commons
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin was surprised to receive a birthday greeting from Cabinet Minister, Michael Gove, in response to a his...
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...
fairy lights
While Christmas is the season of goodwill, it is also the season of enormous amounts of rubbish, much of which cannot be recycled. We asked Bedford Repair Cafe's Katie Allen and Daniel Churchill for their top...
Bedford Borough communities have rallied round to help neighbours and strangers alike, as flooding swept through the town and villages after heavy rainfall began...
Cllr Ben Foley
A local councillor was arrested in London yesterday (Sunday) as part of the Extinction Rebellion protests. Cllr Ben Foley, who is Green Party representative...
Plastic Bottles
Bedford's first Sustainability Week was launched 'virtually' yesterday (Monday), with the aim of sharing the environmental message, even if we are...
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...
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...