Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Henry Vann
Town centres across the UK are in deep crisis. We only have to pick up a newspaper or flick on the TV news for the latest story of a national chain carrying...
Mowsbury Walk Play Park
The Bedford Independent is able to allay concerns of Putnoe residents, following the news that Bedford Borough Council was intending to sell part of an...
Mohammad Yasin MP
The Operation Yellowhammer documents the Government were forced to publish this month starkly reveal the risk posed to the NHS of a no-deal Brexit...
Bedfordshire Police logo
Bedfordshire Police is appealing for information after an attempted burglary on Tuesday 10 September, between Box End and Great Denham.
Alistair Burt
In his first speech as an independent member for North East Bedfordshire, Alistair Burt MP stated a no-deal Brexit would be ‘catastrophic' for Ireland and...
Harold MacMillan 'never had is so good' speech
Today we launch a new series of articles for #ThrowbackThursday will take a look at moments in Bedford Borough's history. Young local writer Harry MacPhail looks at moments that...
alistair burt and mohammad yasin local election count 2019
All sides of Bedford's political spectrum have been reacting to Alistair Burt MP's announcement that he would not be seeking re-election as and when the next general election is called. The MP...
Alistair Burt
Alistair Burt, MP for North East Bedfordshire, has announced he will not be seeking to go forward as a Conservative candidate in the next general election, saying his views on the way Brexit is...
Alistair Burt MP Channel 4 News
North Bedfordshire MP, Alistair Burt appeared on Channel 4 news last night and was asked how far he would go to stop a no-deal Brexit...
Bedford town centre
Bedford Borough Council's Town Centre consultation has had over 900 respondents already but more people are being urged to take part so a true reflection of views across Bedford are...
Bedford High Street (April 2019)
Bedfordians are being asked to help Bedford Borough Council develop a future plan for our town centre. The consultation wants to know how people use the town centre, how often they visit, and...
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...