Sunday, August 9, 2020
High Street improvements
In our three-part series on the redevelopment of Bedford town centre, we have spoken to residents, traffic experts and urban planners to find out how...
Transporting Bedford 2020
Months of traffic disruption are now, hopefully, at an end after it was announced the Britannia Road part of the Transporting Bedford project has finally reached completion. Britannia Road...
Marston Vale Line
Services on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley, which were suspended due to the impact of coronavirus, will be rolling again from 24 August. London Northwestern...
Network Rail train lines and overhead cables
Network Rail has issued a warning to passengers travelling on the Midland Mainline on weekends this August as extensive engineering works may cause disruption. To ensure works are...
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...
Bromham Road bridge
It's the news Bedford has been waiting for: Bromham Road bridge will reopen to motorists on Tuesday 9 June. Network Rail made the announcement this...
Luton Airport - night time close up
Richard Fuller MP, has called for a fast-track review of airline slots at major UK airports so the industry can recover from the economic consequences of coronavirus as quickly as possible...
Transporting Bedford 2020
Bedford Borough Council has confirmed that works will be complete on Manton Lane by the end of this week (Friday 3 April), but other projects will be...
Marston Vale Line
The Marston Vale Community Rail Partnership say the Marston Vale Line service should resume next month. Meanwhile, they have a replacement bus service in place...
©️ Stephen Huntley
Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision on the M1 on Saturday (4 January), in which two people have died...
Rail minister, Chris Heaton-Harris and Mohammad Yasin MP
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin met with the rail minister, Chris Heaton-Harris on Wednesday (15 January) to raise concerns about the ongoing and serious issues with the reliability and punctuality of rail services in...
Bedford station
New and better connectivity and new and better stations are the priorities of Bedford Borough Council's newly launched Rail Investment Strategy, which...