Local News

Putnoe Walk In Centre: ‘People Power Has Won the Day’

Walk in services are to remain at Putnoe Walk in Centre for at least the next 2 years after agreement was reached between the Medical Centre’s partners and the Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (BCCG).

Light at the End of the Tunnel for Wixams Train Station

There is new hope that the long-awaited train station for Wixams will be delivered after housing developer Gallagher Estates re-affirmed its funding commitment for a further 5 years at a meeting with councillors.

Covanta Judicial Review Welcomed

Wixams and Wilstead Cllr Graeme Coombes has welcomed the news that there will be a judicial review of the environment permit awarded for the proposed Covanta incinerator at Stewartby.

New Policy to Tackle Bedford’s Alcohol Problem

New restrictions on the number of premises granted licences to sell alcohol in Bedford town centre have been described by a councillor as a victory for residents fed up with drink-related crime and disorder.