Pothole repairs roadworks council workers
A Bedford Borough Mayoral candidate has said money that has been earmarked for resurfacing has been "magically" found purely for the current mayor to win over voters. Tom Wotton, who is...
Diagonal countryside railway bokeh background
It was good to see the opportunities that East West Rail (EWR) will bring to Bedford were covered at the Executive Meeting your articles reported on. Cllr Michael Headley is absolutely...
The reality of a new station at Wixams edges ever closer, as Bedford Borough Council launches its public consultation on the plans.  The two drop-in events will be an opportunity...
Should taxi fares be increased to help drivers cope with the cost of living crisis? This is the question Bedford borough residents are set to be asked after Bedford’s Hackney Carriage Association (BHCA)...
Castle Road Area 20mph consultation November 2021 (l-r) Councillors Jake Sampson and Hilde Hendrickx (Lib Dem, Newnham) with Councillors Ben Foley and Lucy Bywater (Green, Castle)
A consultation has opened to see if the entire Castle Road area in Bedford should have a permanent 20mph speed limit, after councillors in Castle and Newnham Ward said...
The long-awaited train station for Wixams is still on track to be completed by 2024, with a preferred design of the building being chosen. “I’m very pleased that we have been...
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 senior councillor said that Bedford Borough will continue to oppose East West Rail Company’s (EWR) six-track proposal. LibDem councillor Michael Headley, the portfolio holder for...
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...
To encourage Year 6 school children in parts of Bedford Borough to 'Try a Bus', a partnership between bus companies and the Borough Council is offering free bus travel. The aim is to encourage students in...
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...
Average speed cameras have been installed on Mile Road after local councillors said that speeding and bad driving habits were the most frequently raised issues in their ward...