Local News

Bedford Mayor’s ‘Death Tax’ Slammed

Bedford Borough’s Mayor has been criticised for his plans to increase significantly cemetery and crematory fees for a seventh consecutive year.

Bedford Borough Bin Collections Plan Rubbished

Bedford Mayor Dave Hodgson has been slammed for rushing to bring in fortnightly bin collections following a public consultation which has been branded a ‘fait accompli’.

Bedford Travel and Tourism Centre to Close

Mayor Dave Hodgson has been slammed for closing Bedford’s Travel and Tourism Centre just 18 months after it opened as part of the £8.8m redevelopment of the Bus Station.

Priory Country Park Café Opens

Newnham Ward Cllr John Mingay has welcomed the opening of a new café in Bedford’s Priory Country Park.