Bedfordshire Against Covanta Incinerator
A controversial incinerator to be built by Covanta in Marston Vale has been given the go-ahead despite an appeal by local campaign group BACI (Bedfordshire Against Covanta Incinerator). In the High Court today, Mrs Justice Lang...
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...
Parents idling their cars on the school run are not only causing a nuisance to residents, they are ‘poisoning’ their children, a meeting heard. The Green Travel Plan for Schools report...
Bedfordshire Climate Change Forum (BCCF)
Bedfordshire's Climate Change Forum (BCCF) is hosting a Bedford Borough mayoral election hustings this evening, to find out candidate's views on the environment and...
Cranfield University
Researchers at Cranfield University and their partners at the University of York are working together to develop a greener way to manufacture textiles for clothing using biomass derived from crop waste...
Bedford's Parks are among over 2,000 green spaces around the UK that have been awarded Green Flag Awards this year, and 2021 marks the 20th consecutive year that...
Bedford's Etienne Stott, who won gold in the 2012 Olympic Games, has backed a new international competition featuring virtual and sustainable challenges. The Planet Earth Games is a...
As part of Big Energy Saving Week (20 - 26 January 2020), Citizens Advice Bedford will be helping people reduce their energy bills and save money...
A £5,000 grant has been awarded to Thurleigh Playing Field through Bedford Borough Council's Rural Grants Scheme to help improve the site’s facilities and accessibility...
Bedford’s mayor has written to the Prime Minister requesting the powers and funding to tackle the climate emergency at a local level, a meeting heard. Bedford Borough...
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’...
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Scientists from Cranfield University will be exploring the impact of emissions from shipping and cruises in the Arctic region thanks to new funding. In a joint project a team from...