Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The team at Potton Pre-School are celebrating after receiving an Ofsted report with ‘outstanding’ ratings in every category.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, January 6, 2018

The deadline for school place applications is on Monday, and hundreds in Central Bedfordshire are yet to get their applications in.

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Central Beds Council
Friday, January 5, 2018

A mum from Potton has been awarded an OBE for services to children with special needs in the New Year’s Honours list 2018.

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Facebook
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Potton is now set to gain almost 400 homes after developers yesterday won an appeal over permission to build a new estate.

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Adam Zerny
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

A new Potton community hall is looking increasingly likely after the final hurdle for planning permission was cleared.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Monday, November 27, 2017

A 37-year-old man from Potton has been charged with dangerous driving after an incident in Biggleswade at the weekend.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, November 25, 2017

A Potton girl’s experience having a Christmas each with her separated parents has inspired her mum to pen a special festive story for children in that situation.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Planning permission has been granted for a development of 90 homes on the south-western edge of Potton.

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Adam Zerny
Monday, November 20, 2017

A Potton butcher’s shop which was forced to close by a freak car crash is set to reopen tomorrow.

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Biggleswade Comet
Monday, November 13, 2017

People gathered for a two-minute silence at 11am on Saturday to remember those who have lost their lives in conflict, with this year marking the 99th anniversary of the truce which ended the First World War.

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Royal British Legion
Saturday, November 4, 2017

A community group in Biggleswade is preparing for another busy year of collecting donations to create care packages for the homeless this Christmas.

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A debt-ridden care home between Potton and Gamlingay closed before inspectors published a damning report describing extreme safety hazards, a serious fire risk and wires chewed through by rodents.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Beer is set to be made in Potton once again after planning permission was granted for a microbrewery in the town centre – and it should be up and running within months.

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Central Beds Council
Monday, October 9, 2017

Millions of pounds meant for community projects near new housing developments have been allocated to completely different parts of Bedfordshire, the Comet can exclusively reveal.

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Adam Zerny
Saturday, September 30, 2017

A petition has been launched demanding £42,000 of sports pitch funding be transferred back from Biggleswade to Potton.

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Adam Zerny
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

A grandmother was left badly injured and distressed after she was robbed and knocked to the ground in Sainsbury’s car park in Biggleswade on Saturday.

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Bedfordshire Police
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

A telephone survey consulting about Central Bedfordshire’s draft Local Plan has been criticised for allegedly including leading questions.

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Adam Zerny
Sunday, August 20, 2017

A touching tribute has been paid to a cherished character of Sandy and Potton who has died at the age of 81.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Libraries in Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton, Stotfold and Shefford will have longer overall opening hours from the start of October.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A police dog celebrated his birthday yesterday by chasing down three suspected thieves in Biggleswade.

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Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A Potton butcher has today paid tribute to the community response after a car crashed into his shop front at the weekend.

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Biggleswade Comet
Saturday, July 22, 2017

A student from Potton has taken a trip back in time to find out more about her Italian heritage.

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Stratton Upper School
Sunday, July 9, 2017

There will be live music, barbecue food and more at a community picnic in Potton later this month.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Van and car break-ins in the Sandy and Potton area have quadrupled in number in three months, according to police figures obtained by the Comet.

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Adam Zerny
Thursday, June 8, 2017

Get the latest results, reaction and analysis from General Election night 2017 in our live blog – with reporters at counts across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.

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Election 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017

If you think the weather is miserable on this wet and windy Monday morning, spare a thought for people in our area 320 years ago this very day as the Great Offley Storm hit – killing a shepherd lad and leaving a trail of devastation in its wake.

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Biggleswade Comet
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

St George’s Day was marked in Potton with a medieval banquet replete with jesters and stocks.

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St Mary's Church
Tuesday, March 7, 2017

A dad and two sons from Potton were today jailed after they admitted keeping unlicensed shotguns, with one also pleading guilty to possession of hard drugs.

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Luton Crown Court
Thursday, February 16, 2017

An action group that entertained children in hospital, gave supplies to the homeless and sang with the elderly over Christmas has decided to continue the community spirit all year round.

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