Thursday, January 21, 2021
Farming tractor field
Richard Fuller, Conservative MP for North East Bedfordshire, has welcomed the creation of a new Trade & Agriculture Commission, which will protect Bedfordshire farmers when Britain...
Robert Jenrick MP
Bedford Borough Council has broadly welcomed the new support package announced by Local Government Secretary, Robert Jenrick, but has warned that...
Adrian Spurrell Green Party
Bedford and Kempston's Green Party have launched their manifesto, setting out plans for a carbon neutral UK by 2030, two decades earlier than the current government target. The manifesto...
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Many of the council's services have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, so in order to keep residents up-to-date with changes and information...
Money
Mayor Dave Hodgson has set out his budget proposals for Bedford Borough Council ready for debate at a full council meeting on 6 February, but already some say he...
Police on the beat
After becoming the only force in England and Wales to receive an 'inadequate' grading in 2016, Bedfordshire Police bosses are celebrating achieving an...
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...
Mohammad Yasin MP
AUGUST: Stalled discussions over the merger between Bedford Hospital and the Luton & Dunstable were revived at the start of August by a promise of...
Councillors were finally convinced to reject plans for seven retirement bungalows in a village conservation area after being told they had a legal duty to consider the advice of their experts...
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...
Polling Station sign vote
With just over 24 hours left to register to vote all candidates for the Bedford Borough mayoral elections in May have urged Bedfordians to register to vote...
Mohammad Yasin MP
JULY: Earlier this month, the Education Secretary Damien Hinds announced a £9.3m for an early intervention programme in schools to help teachers work more closely with the NHS. A 4-year roll-out...