A leading councillor is “optimistic” that the first school run traffic ban will be introduced “in the near future” at a site in Bedford borough. Responding to a question from a Green party councillor, the portfolio holder for environment...
Competitive Bedford Borough Council is aiming to have more residents sign up to a group-buying scheme for solar panels and battery storage than its Bedfordshire partners...
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...
Residents and motorists in Haynes have been treated to an incredible ice sculpture thanks to the combination of sub zero temperatures and some perfectly placed pot holes...
Catherine Rowlett MEP
Green Party MEP for the East of England, Catherine Rowett, has today called for massive changes in the ways people receive energy, heat their homes and travel as she launches her programme for reducing carbon...
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.
Refill Bedford
The campaign against single-use plastic is set to reach a significant milestone with the launch of Refill Bedford, making it easier to reuse and refill...
New benches and a resurfaced walkway have been unveiled as the first stage of improvements to Bedford's Embankment has been completed. The 15 benches are in position...
The media has recently been full of conflicting information about what can and can’t be fed to waterfowl as winter approaches, causing a lot of confusion with those wanting to know what's best for our feathered friends.
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...
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...
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...