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...
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...
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'...
Wixams residents are one step closer to having their long-promised station after the Wixams Station Board recommended the project can proceed to the next planning stage...
A congestion hotspot in Bedfordshire could undergo a dramatic upgrade as Highway England's proposals to overhaul the dual carriageway linking the A1 to the A428 at Caxton Gibbet have been formally accepted...
Bedford Train at Station
Councillors and campaigners have slammed the East Midlands Railway (EMR) consultation as a 'complete disgrace', claiming it is confirmation of the...
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...
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...
Connected Kerb, the company contracted by the council with the installation and maintenance of 30 new on-street electric vehicle (EV) charging points in Bedford, has defended its service offering...
As the rise in popularity of electric or e-scooters continues, Bedfordshire Police is flagging up the laws regarding their use. During this month’s...
In the fourth of a series of articles on the Oxford-Cambridge Arc (OxCam Arc), the Bedford Independent looks at East-West Rail. It’s the largest transport project in the OxCam Arc...
River Street Car Park Entrance
Motorists using Bedford's River Street Car Park have been left confused after a new road layout opened with inadequate signage to tell drivers which way to go...