Mayor Dave Hodgson's annual Village Tour has given rail campaigners the opportunity to share their views on the East West Rail's Route E option, which passes through the north Bedfordshire villages. The 2021 Village Tour began...
The UK’s first ever SMART cycle hub has officially opened on Horne Lane. The new unit features an app-based locking system that can be managed by a smartphone or tablet. It uses secure...
Thameslink Train
Govia Thameslink Rail has said trains between Bedford and London will double across all-station and fast train services to meet demand as 'normal' life returns following the pandemic...
East West Rail virtual consultation room
The East West Rail company (EWR Co) says they have 190,000 individual responses to their consultation into the controversial rail route through Bedford to analyse. But local campaigners...
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Bedford Borough Council highways officers have received abuse from members of the public as they removed illegal signs protesting the proposed East West Rail routes from grass verges...
Richard Fuller, Conservative MP for North East Bedfordshire, was joined by parish council representatives on a walk through East West Rail's Route E with EWR Co's chief executive, Simon Blanchflower...
Over the last six months, electric scooter (e-scooter) related casualties on the roads of Bedfordshire have almost doubled, leading Beds Police to launch a new operation to tackle their illegal use...
It has been confirmed that Bedford will be the first town in the UK to trial a new Uber initiative in partnership with a local taxi company. ‘Local Cab’, which has already been piloted in three UK cities...
The MP for a constituency through which the East West Rail (EWR) line will run, has used an Adjournment Debate in the House of Commons to accuse Bedford's Mayor, Dave Hodgson, of having a 'secret plan'...
Two of Bedford’s MPs grilled the transport minister in Parliament today over the East West Rail (EWR) route. Both Richard Fuller, Conservative MP for NE Beds and Bedford and Kempston, MP, Mohammad Yasin...
The latest stage of queue-busting improvements will start on Clapham road this Monday, creating a dedicated left-turning lane from the south of Clapham Road into Manton Lane, allowing school and freight traffic...
The UK’s first-ever cycle hub to feature an app-based locking and booking system has been opened in Bedford town centre. The new bike storage shelter is just off Harpur Square and access is gained...