Local News

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.

Committee to Dig Into Roman Remains in Bedford

Bedford Borough Council’s Environment & Sustainable Committee has agreed to review with archaeologists the exciting excavation of a Roman structure in Manton Lane, Bedford.

New Country Park Should Open Early

Bedford Borough Council should do all it can to allow local residents to access the new Western Bypass country park, according to Bromham & Biddenham, Cllr Roger Rigby.