Tuesday, July 14, 2020
The development in Sharnbrook is site 238 in the Sharnbrook Neighbourhood plan. As the Sharnbrook Neighbourhood Plan has yet to be adopted it seems...
Garden waste
The Council has today announced that Green Garden Waste collections will be suspended from Monday, due to staff shortages. Following Government guidance...
Richard Fuller MP speaking in Parliament
MP for North East Bedfordshire, Richard Fuller (Con), has said that more needs to be done to take into account shortages of public services, like GP appointments, because...
Police on the beat
While Bedfordshire Police has welcomed the latest police funding settlement from the Government - dubbed by Home Secretary Priti Patel as the ‘biggest...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
I would like to thank everyone for playing their part. The last four months have been difficult. We have had one of the highest rates of positive...
Alistair Burt
In what could be seen as cautionary foresight, Alistair Burt, MP for North East Bedfordshire, has tabled a successful amendment in Parliament to prevent a future government from...
Mayor Dave Hodgson at Bedford Hospital
I am pleased to report that local NHS bosses have finally committed to keeping key services at Bedford Hospital in a huge win for local residents and...
Bunyan Centre
Bedford Borough Council is asking Bedfordians to tell them what they think of the way Fusion Lifestyle runs the areas leisure facilities. The council outsourced the running of its...
Bedford Littervideo
https://youtu.be/05ODRmfSXT4 “We have a zero-tolerance approach, and anyone found breaking the law with be fined.” That’s from Bedford Borough Council's Cllr. Charles Royden, the Portfolio Holder for Highways, Transport and the Environment in an exclusive interview...
Marks and Spencer External Corner
We asked the town's leaders for their response to the news that M&S will close it's Bedford store in May. Both the Mayor and MP described it as a 'blow to the town'
Great British Spring Clean Bedford Streets
The Great British Spring clean starts on March 22 and Bedford Borough Council is organising a series of events across to collect and safely dispose of litter...
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...