Anglian Water van livery
Anglian Water have been served an abatement order notice after Riverfield Drive residents complained about smells coming from a nearby sewage treatment plant. Long-suffering residents of the...
Cycle lane sign
Councillors across the parties have welcomed the Borough's latest active travel grant, but Green party councillors are urging the Council to aim high to make Bedford a "truly cycle-friendly town"...
chicken farming food standards
Bedfordshire farmers are urging the public to sign a petition from the National Farmers Union (NFU) - and backed by Jaime Oliver - which has received over half a million signatures. The petition urges the government...
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...
hedgerows
Bedford's bees and bugs will be able to enjoy more habitats throughout the Borough with the planting of new hedgerows and areas of natural grass...
The newly refurbished Kings Bridge over the River Great Ouse between Oasis Beach Pool and Aspects Leisure Park will reopen to the public next week...
Mayor Dave solar panels
A councillor has welcomed initiatives set out at this week’s first meeting of Bedford Borough Council’s new Climate Change Committee, but challenges the...
A series of stickers featuring racist and inflammatory phrases - purporting to be from Extinction Rebellion - have been spotted on lampposts along the...
Cllr Ben Foley
A local councillor was arrested in London yesterday (Sunday) as part of the Extinction Rebellion protests. Cllr Ben Foley, who is Green Party representative...
Bedford Borough Council Bins
With the festivities nearly upon us, Bedford Borough Council is reminding local residents about a few changes to bin collections between Christmas and...
Embankment flowers summer 2020
Visitors to Bedford’s Embankment will be met with a riot of colour this summer, as 20,000 sunflowers, marigolds, petunias, geraniums and verbena...
Yellow Warning 15 16 December
The Met Office has warned Bedfordians to be prepared for freezing rain, widespread ice and dangerous travelling conditions this weekend. Weather experts say...