Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Cycle lane sign
Bedford Borough Council has announced today (31 Jul) that two controversial Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs) will stay in place for a further three years. A consultation started...
24 Hours in Police Custody
One of the most talked about episodes of '24 Hours in Police Custody' airs again tonight, and the lead officer in the case, detective constable (DC) Dave Brecknock, has spoken about the episode...
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...
Boris Johnson
Bedford Borough's MPs have reacted to the news that Boris Johnson has been elected as the new leader of the Conservative Party and the country's new Prime Minister. The controversial MP...
Police Chantry Road, Kemspton 18 July
A dramatic police chase from Bedford into Kempston this morning (18 July) has ended with an arrest. Police officers spotted a suspicious vehicle on Ampthill Road, Bedford just...
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...
Bromham Road bridge closure billboard
July: Network Rail’s closure of Bromham Road Bridge is doubly hard to stomach. Not only will it continue to cause disruption until they complete the bridge replacement next spring, we...
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...
Mohammad Yasin MP in Parliament
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin has been forced to defend not signing a letter denouncing the decision to readmit Chris Williamson to the Labour Party. In a tweet last week...
Bedfordshire Police logo
Two incidents in which teenage victims were threatened with a knife are being investigated by Bedfordshire Police. Both offences took place on Wednesday...