Sunday, January 19, 2020
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...
A6 closure July 22
Bedford Borough Council has published an update and apology to Wilstead residents, after the completion of the A6 bypass has been delayed by three months.
pothole squad
Bedford Borough Council is drafting in additional pothole crews to help keep on top of pothole repairs this winter. Gritting salt, fluctuating...
Marston Vale Santa Special
The popular Santa Special switched tracks to Lidlington on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley just before Christmas...
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...
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...
Bromham Bridge replacementvideo
Work is continuing apace on Bromham Road bridge, and new footage released by Network Rail shows the overnight installation of the replacement structure...
©️ Stephen Huntley
The two HGV drivers who died in a road traffic collision on the M1 on the morning of Saturday 4 January have been named. Surjit Singh, 36, from...
uninsured car
Police are targeting uninsured drivers in Bedfordshire this month and asking if the risks of not having cover are really worth it.    
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...
©️ Stephen Huntley
Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision on the M1 on Saturday (4 January), in which two people have died...