Monday, August 10, 2020
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)...
Average Speed Camera Sign
Bedford's Mayor has slammed a decision by the Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, to "hoard" every single penny of fines raised by local average speed cameras rather...
Drivers are reminded that Network Rail’s major works on Bromham Road Bridge will commence on Monday 4 March 2019, with a vehicle diversion via Clapham Road. Network Rail is closing the bridge to traffic leaving the...
Network Rail has confirmed it will begin work on Bromham Road Bridge - just north of Bedford Central Station - on Monday 4 March 2019.
East West Rail Route maps
Bedford's political leaders have raised concerns about three of the proposed routes for the new East West 'Oxford-Bedford-Cambridge' rail line. They believe they could affect...
East West Rail Route maps
Five possible routes for the new direct rail line between Bedford and Cambridge have been published and and now local people are being asked to give their views on the options. While the...
Govia Thameslink Train
‘Which’ published their annual rail survey today, with Thameslink featuring in the bottom three. Nearly 2/3 of commuters were dissatisfied with the service...
Give way sign
In addition to the current improvements to Manton Lane, Bedford Borough Council has announced three significant changes to road junctions across Bedford.
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...
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...
Bedford Station Sign
On the eve of a 3% rail fare increase, Bedfordshire's Labour MEP Alex Mayer has slammed the increase and said Britain needs to learn from other European railways and reduce fares...
A bus timetable change by Stagecoach has been branded as ‘unacceptable’ by Mayor Dave Hodgson who has said the changes to the 71 and 72 bus routes will "have a harmful effect...