Traffic Police making enquiries
Vehicles that are untaxed for more than eight weeks can now be seized by the police after the DVLA grave some its powers to the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and...
Cycling
News of a multi-million pound government investment to create safe spaces for cycling and walking has been broadly welcomed by local leaders...
At around 11 am today (Monday) an Aston Martin crashed with the front windows of the Foundry on the corner of St Cuthbert's Street and St Peter's Street. Information received by the Bedford Independent suggests...
railway lines storm damage
Network Rail and train operators across the East Midlands are imposing 50mph speed restrictions on trains running this Sunday (9 February) ahead of...
Bromham Bridge replacement
Work is continuing apace on Bromham Road bridge, and new footage released by Network Rail shows the overnight installation of the replacement structure...
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...
Bike racks at Bedford Train Station
Cycling Campaign for North Bedfordshire (CCNB) would like to reiterate Councillor Ben Foley's statement on considering cycling to the station in your...
Midland Road Bedford
In an effort to reduce congestion at the Prebend Street/Midland Road roundabout, Bedford Borough Council has submitted a bid for £15m of government funding to create a new relief 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...
Gritter lorry snow
A combination of freezing temperatures and fewer cars on the road has driven Bedford Borough Council to request motorists to remain at home unless absolutely necessary tomorrow...
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...
East Midlands Trains train at St. Pancras
The Department for Transport (DfT) has named Dutch-owned Abellio as the new operator for the East Midlands train line. The contract is due to begin on 18 August 2019...