Tributes have been paid to Sigrid 'Sigi' Marsh, a former Bedford Borough Councillor who sadly passed away recently. Sigi, was an active Borough Councillor for Goldington Ward...
Council tax for an average Bedford borough home is going up by almost four per cent. Bedford Borough councillors were asked to approve the council tax resolution at the full meeting...
Cllr Charles Royden (Lib Dems, Brickhill) Image: Local Democracy Reporting Service
Bedford’s deputy mayor said he is getting a bit fed up with Green Party councillors’ “spurious” statements – but chose not to answer the question a Green councillor put to him, despite being...
on street parking
Parking in a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) is not a concern for Bedford Borough Council’s planning officers when they consider planning...
A long-serving councillor and local farmer has been selected by the Bedford Borough Conservative Group as their candidate in the 2023 mayoral...
Three men were pursued and detained by police following a ram raid on the Howard Centre in Bedford. Police were called to the Horne Lane...
PM Boris Johnson hands face space
Boris Johnson will set out his plan to 'live safely with Covid' on Monday which, reports suggest, will see the end of all remaining Covid rules in England, including dropping the legal requirement...
The car wash, Dallas Road, Kempston.
A car wash site could make way for a block of 12 flats if plans are given the go-ahead. Developers have submitted the proposal to erect the flats on the site in Dallas Road, Kempston...
Money
Bedford Borough councillors are to be asked to keep their allowances at the same level for another year. As elected volunteers and not employed, councillors do not receive a salary. However...
Bricks - Building
A panel of councillors were surprised at colleagues’ lack of knowledge of the council’s planning system, and some parish council representatives were referred to as “doughnuts”. As part...
Mayor Dave
I am pleased that Bedford Borough Council has approved my 2022/23 Budget. The Budget outlines plans to keep Council Tax rises below inflation...
Bedford Borough Council says they're considering taking on traffic enforcement powers after a change in the Traffic Management Act (2022). The Act gives local authorities the option to...