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Mayor Dave Hodgson
Mayor Dave Hodgson has announced his new Cabinet, which once again features no Conservative representation. The new Bedford Borough Council Executive...
Bedford Borough Mayoral election 2019 results
The polls in Bedford Borough closed at 10pm on 2 May. While many areas across the UK have counted well into the night, and already announced their results, Bedford Borough...
Ballot Boxes Bedford
Bedford Borough Council has come under fire for their organisation of this years local election count, which has been described as a "shambles". There have also been questions...
Bedford Borough political makeup 2019
Mayor Dave Hodgson is likely to wait until next week to announce his new cabinet, an insider at Bedford Borough council has revealed. He's currently speaking to councillors...
Cllr Stephen Moon
Cllr Stephen Moon has stepped down as leader of Bedford Borough Council’s Conservative Group after seven years in the role. He told the Bedford Independent that he's had "a good innings"...
Mayor Dave Manifesto 2019 Launch
After a long and drawn-out electoral count, Liberal Democrat, Dave Hodgson was re-elected Mayor at just after 8pm on Friday 3 May, following the Bedford Borough Mayoral...
Joshua Hawkins Blue Plaque
An extraordinary couple, a couple key to Bedford's history are honoured with the unveiling of a fifth plaque as local historians commemorate...
Henry Vannvideo
More average speed camera sites have been announced in an effort to tackle dangerous driving in areas where local communities have called for them...
Jenni Jackson launches the Labour manifesto for Bedford Borough's 2019 Mayoral elections
Jenni Jackson, Labour's Mayoral Candidate for Bedford Borough has launched her manifesto, saying they are "putting people first." Jenni Jackson said: "Our plan brings...
Gianni Carofano, Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Bedford Borough
Conservative Bedford Borough Mayoral Candidate, Gianni Carofano has launched his mayoral manifesto, which he says will give Bedford what residents have told him they want for the Borough....