Sunday, September 15, 2019
A6 closure July 22
Bedford Borough Council has announced that they're about to carry out essential work on a one mile stretch of the A6 from late July until December. In a statement yesterday...
Station manager, Bernadette Lee, chats to ticket office staff
It's fair to say that Bedford Station has been at the centre of frustration for many in the past year or so. Upheaval at *that* new 2018 timetable is still fresh in many minds, and recent...
Bedford Train at Station
The Department of Transport (DfT) has moved to reassure Bedford's commuters that fast trains on the Midland Mainline into London will return to Bedford in 2020...
traffic jam
Bedford motorists have been reacting angrily to current and future roadworks across the Borough, saying those behind the upheaval aren't working together enough to minimise...
East West Rail Route maps
Bedford's political leaders have raised concerns about three of the proposed routes for the new East West 'Oxford-Bedford-Cambridge' rail line. They believe they could affect...
Bromham Road bridge
Network Rail have just announced that Bromham Road bridge will close to all traffic on 24 June, so they can prepare for its demolition and reconstruction. For this work to take place safely...
Goldington Road Accident 19 July
An accident near to the Bedford Blues ground has closed Goldington Road. This is an emerging story, more details will be added as they come in...
Bike racks at Bedford Train Station
Bedford's train station has been found to have the second highest number of bike thefts in the country. Data collected found that in the past three years, out of 1,245 stations, Bedford had the second...
Rushmoor School
The Rushmoor and St Andrews Schools Alliance is celebrating today after being granted planning approval to build on land off Clapham Road and Manton Lane. However, local...
East Midlands Trains train at St. Pancras
The Department for Transport (DfT) has named Dutch-owned Abellio as the new operator for the East Midlands train line. The contract is due to begin on 18 August 2019...