Govia Thameslink Train
Eight weeks of travel chaos for Bedford commuters in May last year has landed Govia Thameslink a record £5m fine from the regulator, The Office of Rail and Road (ORR)...
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...
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 Line
Morning and evening peak-time train services have resumed on the Marston Vale Line ahead of a new timetable to be published on 7 September...
Govia Thameslink Train
Govia Thameslink has said they'll allow passengers affected by the closure of Gatwick airport travel on their trains at no extra cost, so they can complete their journey or make alternative travel arrangements.
Mohammad Yasin Rail Fare
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin, has joined campaigners at Bedford train station this morning to highlight what he says are "insulting" rail fare increases. Just yesterday...
To help keep the railway running for key workers, Network Rail is appealing for former professional signallers in Bedfordshire to help out during the...
Bedford Station Sign
The lifts at Bedford train station are finally operational today after being out of action for almost two months. The lifts were taken out of service for what Network Rail called "essential works". But at the time...
As schools close across Britain, Network Rail is urging parents and carers in Bedford to hammer home railway safety messages. Incidents of trespass on...
Bromham Road Sign
A new fence on Bromham Road has caused a bit of a stir this week after it was put up around a roadside warning sign. The sign warning motorists of a...
Marston Vale Santa Special
The popular Santa Special switched tracks to Lidlington on the Marston Vale Line between Bedford and Bletchley just before Christmas...
Pathways Tutor Nicky Noble and Luton Airport Parkway station manager Joe Healy (right) with students and companions at Bedford station and Carl Martin, Accessibility Lead (left)
Bedford train station has helped show special needs students how they can develop more independent lives through rail travel. 11 students from Central Beds College's...