More comfortable seating has arrived for bus passengers in the area around Elstow Road, after councillors were asked for help by older residents. The new seats have been...
“Safety is our top priority and completing this essential upgrade in Oakley will mean that Highfield Road bridge remains safe and reliable for both drivers and rail passengers for...
Visitors using Bedford's Park and Ride service at Elsow to travel to the River Festival have been met with long waiting times and long queues, with some giving up and going home...
Despite challenging unforeseen circumstances - including labour shortages, supply-chain issues and a global pandemic - the Northern Gateway road improvements have been...
The shortage of HGV drivers has led Bedford Borough Council to hire drivers that may have missed the cut at other times. But the council carries out a skills analysis to ensure...
Commuters will not be able to travel by train into London today (19 July) as services have been cancelled due to safety precautions. It’s in response to forecast temperatures for the Midland Main Line which are...
on street parking
Bedford Borough Council’s new traffic enforcement powers will not automatically cover the “nuisance” caused by pavement parking. A report presented to the Environment and...
The rail boss at Bedford Borough Council has stated, to “avoid any doubt," that the council opposes demolishing homes to make way for a six-track East West Rail route. Cllr Michael Headley...
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Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said that he believes the remaining phases of the East West Rail project should be scrapped. Speaking to LBC earlier this week...
Pothole repairs roadworks council workers
A Bedford Borough Mayoral candidate has said money that has been earmarked for resurfacing has been "magically" found purely for the current mayor to win over voters. Tom Wotton, who is...
The reality of a new station at Wixams edges ever closer, as Bedford Borough Council launches its public consultation on the plans.  The two drop-in events will be an opportunity...
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It was good to see the opportunities that East West Rail (EWR) will bring to Bedford were covered at the Executive Meeting your articles reported on. Cllr Michael Headley is absolutely...