Mayor Dave Hodgson
We have been working hard at the Council, along with help from the Government, to put together packages of support to help residents and businesses during the Coronavirus crisis. For the latest advice and information please...
Money
Those who are struggling financially as a result of the coronavirus pandemic are being offered help with their Council Tax. Bedford Borough Council already has a 100% Council Tax Reduction...
Major planning decisions will be taken behind closed doors until the coronavirus crisis is over. Bedford Council’s planning committee has decided...
Police and Crime Commissioner Kathryn Holloway
The Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, has won a second Special Grant from the Home Office to fight gang, gun and knife crime...
Lurke Street Car Park
In order to enable the Council to prioritise staff on essential duties, the opening hours of the multi-storey car parks in Bedford will be changing...
Garden waste
The Council has today announced that Green Garden Waste collections will be suspended from Monday, due to staff shortages. Following Government guidance...
Mayor Dave Local plan 2030
Bedford Borough Council has launched a dedicated website, in order to keep residents and businesses up-to-date on the ever-changing coronavirus outbreak...
Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Kathryn Holloway, has announced that she will stay as the county's PCC for a further year...
Mohammad Yasin MP
We are living through a global emergency. Governments throughout the world are struggling to deal with this public health crisis – the like of which has...
Jas Parmar
Former Conservative mayoral candidate, Jas Parmar has been selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner...
Bedford town sign
Bedford is predicated to have 1.5% GVA (gross value added) growth over the next three years, according to the annual economic forecast by EY, with the highest growth in the arts and entertainment sector. The report...
Mayor Dave solar panels
Reducing carbon emissions is important to me – it always has been. I am proud Bedford Borough has led on this in many respects, and indeed won awards...