Monday, August 26, 2019
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 Ottervideo
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...
The River Great Ouse, Bedford: The Swan hotel and the town's famous swans.
The River Great Ouse in Bedford is looking lovely today. We took these quick pictures on a walk this morning (14 May) and though we'd share them with our readers. The river enters...
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...
Etienne Stott being arrested Extinction Rebellion protests April 2019
Bedford Olympian Etienne Stott has been arrested during the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests in London this weekend. The 39-year-old canoeist won a gold medal...
XR Beds Parliament Sq
Representatives from Extinction Rebellion (XR) Bedford are in London this week as part of the on-going climate change protests.
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...
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...
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...