Bedford Town Centre
In response to overwhelming public support, the council is implementing measures to tackle street drinking and related anti-social behaviour in the Bedford town centre.
Gritter lorry snow
Bedford Borough Council's gritter lorries will be out in force tonight, as temperatures have been forecast to drop overnight.
fly-tipping
Bedford Borough Council has issued three £300 fines to individuals in the last fortnight after their household and garden waste was fly-tipped, having...
Bedford Borough Council Bins
Bedford Borough Council are reminding everyone to make sure the check bin collection times over the Christmas and New Year. With bin collections not be happening on Christmas Day...
Embankment spring planting
As ever, Bedford Embankment is a riot of colour in the Spring sunshine. The annual floral spectacle is created by the council's Parks and Open Spaces team, using thousands of bulbs and bedding plants...
XR Beds Parliament Sq
Representatives from Extinction Rebellion (XR) Bedford are in London this week as part of the on-going climate change protests.
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...
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...
Refill Bedford
The campaign against single-use plastic is set to reach a significant milestone with the launch of Refill Bedford, making it easier to reuse and refill...
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...
fly-tipping
Over £3,000 in fines have been handed out to two individuals for failing to dispose of waste legally. On Thursday 21 January, in two separate cases, costs and fines totalling over £3,000 were awarded to Bedford Borough Council, by the Magistrates Court...
The Mayor of Bedford, Dave Hodgson, has announced that Bedford Borough Council will take steps towards carbon neutrality as it recommends declaring a ‘Climate Emergency’.