Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Jane Perrone
Bedford resident and former Guardian gardening editor, Jane Perrone, is seeking support for her new book, a celebration of houseplants...
Bedford Repair Cafe
To celebrate International Repair Day (17 October), the Bedford Repair Cafe is asking locals to share their favourite repair businesses...
Covanta Incinerator at Rookery Pit Artist's Impression
Bedford Borough Council is facing criticism today after it awarded a new waste contract to Veolia who will be sending residents' rubbish to the controversial Covanta incinerator in Stewartby. Only...
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...
Carlton Harrold Bridge flood
Harrold Community Fire Station's drone training this week created an incredible opportunity to film the flooded bridge in the village...
Bus Lane
A plan to kick some taxis and private hire cars out of three of Bedford’s bus lanes has been slammed by drivers and councillors alike. Bedford Borough Council is consulting...
Mohammad Yasin MP in the House of Commons
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin was surprised to receive a birthday greeting from Cabinet Minister, Michael Gove, in response to a his...
traffic jam
A survey of over 900 parents by walking and cycling charity, Sustrans, has revealed that more than nine out of ten would prefer not to drive their kids...
Until further notice, Turvey residents are advised by Anglian Water not to drink their tap water. It follows third party damage to a nearby water...
For the first time since the end of March, vans and most trailers will be able to return to Bedford's household waste recycling centre...
Summer storm time-lapse over Bedford. Image: Don Weeraserievideo
Bedford film-maker, Don Weeraserie, turned storm chaser this summer, when he set himself the challenge of capturing a time-lapse of a storm making its way across the Bedfordshire...
Badger
Have you noticed more wildlife activity in your garden or local park since lockdown? If so, wildlife charity People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES)...