Mohammad Yasin MP in Parliament
The office manager for Mohammad Yasin, Labour MP for Bedford and Kempston, has called the recall of MPs to the Commons in tribute to Prince Philip "intolerable". WhatsApp screenshots...
Bedfordshire PCC Candidates 2021 (l-r) Jas Parmar (LD), Patrick Hamill (IND), Festus Akinbusoye (CON), David Michael MBE (LAB)
On Thursday 6 May, the election of Bedfordshire’s new Police and Crime Commissioner will take place to choose Kathryn Holloway’s replacement. The 2020 election was postponed due to the global pandemic...
Mayor Dave
Last week the East West Rail Company launched the next phase of their consultation on the route from Oxford to Cambridge and we have received the details of EWR's proposals...
North Bedfordshire Observer and Bedfordshire in Focus Liberal Democrat Campaign Material 2021
Bedfordshire Liberal Democrats have been criticised for delivering campaign material designed to look like a local newspaper. The North Bedfordshire Observer printed as a tabloid-sized...
Dallas Road, Kempston
A committee chairman used his casting vote to give the go-ahead to a development of 341 new homes on a derelict former factory site in Kempston.''
A set-to-bursting committee chairman apologised for breaking council protocols after making a just-in-time desperate dash to the loo during a marathon meeting...
Developers of nearly 600 new homes already approved for Shortstown have agreed to hand over £1 million to maintain historic airship Shed One at Cardington...
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin, spoke in Parliament this week regarding the impact of Brexit on local businesses. Mr Yasin asked a question in Friday's Cabinet Office Questions...
Residents - concerned for the future of a mature tree in their community - have been given extra time to respond to a planning application for a phone mast after Bedford Borough Council put the...
Bricks - Building
Bedford Borough Council's planning department has been revealed as one of the worst in the country, according to the council officer in charge. That's according to Government figures...
(l-r) PCC, Kathryn Holloway and current DCC, Garry Forsyth.
Around £16m has been secured in special grants to help fund and support policing in Bedfordshire during the last five years, a meeting heard. Outgoing Police and Crime Commissioner Kathryn Holloway...
A petition from a Kempston resident calling for an end to the Council's contract with Fusion Lifestyle was debated at Full Council this week. Steve Clark, who has been a member of Kempston Pool since it opened in 1978...