Local News

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.

Bedford Roads Plan is ‘Sticking Plaster’

A £4.8m scheme to amend the road network at Clapham Road and Manton Lane in Bedford is a ‘sticking plaster’ that will fail to address nightmare congestion, according to Conservative Cllr Gianni Carofano.