Monday, August 3, 2020
Bedford River Clean up young volunteers
This week is Volunteer Week 2020, (1 - 7 June) and I wanted to take the opportunity to thank all of the volunteers in the Borough. This year my thank you is even bigger than...
In a bid to manage call wait times and improve the service for people who need it most, Bedfordshire Police have changed the way they answer 101 calls...
Save time..
Bedford Borough Council is making it much easier for local residents to save time by offering lots more online options on their website. All the council’s...
Vladimir Putin
A senior lecturer in cyberspace operations at Cranfield University has said that the Official Secrets Act and UK legislation is no longer fit for purpose...
Borough Hall entrance
Today's government announcement for proposals to stop children in care being placed in unregulated accommodation has been welcomed by Bedford Borough...
Bedfordshire Police Dog Oz
Oz, the award-winning police dog, who has helped to catch criminals on the run and acted as a Public Order and Firearms Support Dog across Beds, Herts and Cambs, has retired...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
April: The proportion of people in employment in Bedford Borough has increased rapidly in recent years, emphatically outstripping the regional and national growth rates...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
Parliament has decided we will have our first December General Election since 1923! This election will be crucially important to the future of our country...
As figures released this week reveal the level of generosity from the public to food banks in the East of England, the Trussell Trust is calling on the...
Mohammad Yasin MP
APRIL: This month, the Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, made another speech about rising violent crime among young people. In what some interpreted as a leadership bid...
Alistair Burt
Conservative MP for North East Bedfordshire, Alistair Burt has said he'll be supporting the Prime Minister as she faces a vote of no confidence in her leadership this evening...
Hustings temporary image
Access Bedford, a charity set up to make Bedford Borough more accessible, will be providing sign language interpreters at the Bedford Independent and BBC Three Counties...