As a survey reveals that more than a quarter of people admit to 'careful littering', Bedford Borough Council is joining the Keep Britain Tidy campaign to...
Priory Country Park - Green Flag
Country parks around Bedford Borough have retained their Green Flag awards recognising them as being among the UK’s very best green spaces. Addison Howard Park, Bedford Park, Harrold-Odell...
Two of Bedford Borough's parks have scored highly in recent customer satisfaction surveys, with users overwhelmingly stating that their local park improves their...
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...
QP Parade
The popular Queens Park multi-cultural parade takes place on Saturday 29 June, featuring a spectacular sea creature centrepiece made of discarded plastic to highlight the importance of recycling.
Yellow weather warning 25 to 26 June 2019
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning of a thunderstorm across Bedford Borough next week. In fact they've issued the warning for pretty much the whole of England...
Great Denham Cafe Tender
The invitation for someone to take over the running of Great Denham Café has been extended after an admin error in the tender advertisement was found on the...
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...
YouthStrike4Climate
Bedford students have taken an unauthorised day off school to show how concerned they are about the future of our planet and demand that those in power face up to facts and...
Bedford Lock Bridge works
Work to repair the bridge crossing Bedford Lock, which connects the two Islands of Mill Meadows won't be completed until Mid-June, six-weeks after they were due to...
Longholme Otter
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...