East West Rail Route E
Tory borough councillors have spoken out AGAINST an East West Rail link being opened up between Bedford and Cambridge. One spoke of Bedford being “doomed” to suffering freight trains at night while another denied claims that the Conservatives had...
East West Rail virtual consultation room
East West Rail Company (EWR Co) is launching a series of live chat events and webinars as part of the latest phase of its consultation. It concerns the five possible alignments of the Oxford to Cambridge rail link...
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...
blue badge, disabled parking
Two individuals who pleaded guilty to misusing Blue Badges have been prosecuted by Bedford Borough Council and ordered to pay over £1,000 in fines...
Bromham Road rail bridge
Mayor Dave Hodgson has expressed his disappointment that Bromham Road bridge will not reopen until the summer, following an announcement by Network Rail...
Cranfield University UAV
Cranfield University students triumphed in three out of five categories at a recent BAE Systems-sponsored simulation of a drone 'swarm attack'. The multi-university...
Flying Scotsman
The Flying Scotsman will be thundering down the Midland Mainline this weekend, giving fans of the iconic steam engine a chance to see it in action. But, Network Rail have asked...
Road closed diversion
Repairs to a water main on the A428 between Bromham and Turvey will mean the road will be closed for four weeks from Monday (5 October). A full diversion...
Gritter lorry snow
Bedford Borough Council's gritter lorries will be out in force tonight, as temperatures have been forecast to drop overnight.
Transporting Bedford 2020
Road works have begun on Manton Lane. Bedford Borough Council say it’s to help cut traffic congestion and improve journeys across the town. It’s all part of their...
Goldington Ward Councillors Christine McHugh and Tim Caswell by the new Goldington Road Goldington Green roundabout
Two roundabouts installed on Goldington Road this September have been hailed a success after helping to reduce long waiting times at two notorious junctions on Goldington...
Lannutti Clearglaze sat-nav error
A glass delivery got stuck-in-the-mud earlier today thanks to a sat-nav error directing them to the middle of a field. The Lannutti truck had come all the way from France and...