Adrian Spurrell Green Party
The Green Party's Adrian Spurrell has revealed his manifesto for the Bedford Borough mayoral elections in May. In an announcement on his Facebook page...
Gianni Carofano, Conservative Mayoral Candidate, Bedford Borough
With less than 100 days to go until Bedfodians take to the polling stations to decide who will be the the elected Mayor of Bedford Borough, the Conservative candidate, Cllr Gianni Carofano, has...
Mohammad Yasin MP
November: The community is reeling from the recent wave of serious violent crime in our town mainly involving young men. My heart goes out to the family and friends of those who have lost loved ones....
Major planning decisions will be taken behind closed doors until the coronavirus crisis is over. Bedford Council’s planning committee has decided...
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...
Mayor Dave
Christmas is going to be very different this year for everyone, but that doesn’t mean we cannot celebrate. Last week, I announced the winner of my Christmas Card...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
November: The Bedford Independent has made a big impact in its short life so far, and I want to thank the team for giving me the opportunity to contribute to it. I’m particularly pleased to see...
Alistair Burt
January: May I wish all constituents the very best for the New Year. It’s been a curious year in politics, with such huge concentration on Brexit, despite many other things being on people’s minds...
Adrian Haynes UKIP
UKIP's candidate for the Bedford Borough mayoral elections has said he wants to "see a much more transparent council operation." Adrian Haynes, who lives...
Mayor Dave Hodgson
Bedford Borough Council has one of the healthiest financial reserves in the region, according to recent research with £12m unrestricted reserves, despite the on-going cuts to...
Pound coins and money
The Bedfordshire Local Pension Board has been told that lockdown restrictions and staffing issues have meant deadlines set by the pension fund have not been set. In a meeting, last week...
Jas Parmar
Former Conservative mayoral candidate, Jas Parmar has been selected as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner...