Local News

Concern Over Bedford's Spiralling Funeral Fees

Bedford Borough’s Mayor should stop inflation-busting funeral cost increases to bolster the Council’s finances, according to the Deputy Leader of the Conservatives Group, Cllr Roger Rigby.

Bedford Bin Collection Report Rubbished

Cllr Roger Rigby has criticised a report on fortnightly bin collections which glossed over the problems experienced by the scheme when it was introduced in November 2016.

Flooding Issue Resolved in Carlton

The flooding of the car park at St Mary's Church in Carlton has been resolved following action from Cllr Alison Foster.

Wixams Train Station Delay Slammed

Wilshamstead Cllr Graeme Coombes is demanding answers as to why the estimated cost of a train station for Wixams has spiralled out of control.

New Playground for Harrold

Cllr Alison Foster this week attended the opening of a new playground for housing association residents in Harrold.

Sea of Yellow in Biddenham

Spring has well and truly sprung in Biddenham after Cllrs Roger Rigby and Jon Gambold used their Council Ward Funds to plant 8000 daffodils.