Green bin garden waste
With Spring in the air, Bedford Borough Council will be resuming garden waste collection from Monday 1 March. Residents are reminded to put their green bin out alongside their orange recycling bin on the relevant day...
Bedford Borough Council and the Harpur Shopping Centre have signed up as Refill Stations, helping Refill Bedford create a network of local places where...
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...
Bedford Borough Council Bins
With the festivities nearly upon us, Bedford Borough Council is reminding local residents about a few changes to bin collections between Christmas and...
Bedford Borough Council Bins
A trial of electric powered bin lorries is set to test the technology’s ability to help the council hit ambitious climate saving targets...
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...
Three swans and a Canadian goose have been found dead in the River Great Ouse in Bedford, following a suspected outbreak of bird flu. One of the swans and the goose were discovered on Saturday...
Cllr Jake Sampson
Bedford Borough’s largest housing association, bpha, has been urged to be bold and aim higher to improve the energy efficiency of its homes after its own...
Priory Country Park
Bedford's Priory Country Park has been recognised by the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame for the fifth year in a row. The park has once again been awarded a Certificate of Excellence recognising consistently high rates from travellers. TripAdvisor's ‘Certificates of Excellence’...
With Christmas celebrations all but over, it's now time to decide how you're going to say "goodbye" to your Christmas tree. Will you plant it in your garden or recycling it? In 2020, over 14 tonnes...
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...
Dogfest Poster Dog Poo bins Russell Park
Bedfordians on both sides of the town have reacted angrily to mess caused by event organisers, one of which wasn't even being held in the Borough. Dogfest which took place...