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Parents in Central Bedfordshire have a 99 per cent chance of getting their children into their preferred secondary school – the best admissions rate in England, according to an Education Policy Institute report.

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Yesterday, 14:01

The views of parents, residents and more are being sought on a proposed expansion to Biggleswade’s Edward Peake Church of England Middle School.

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Saturday, October 20, 2018

There is delight in Potton after a developer’s appeal against a rejected plan for new homes in the town was dismissed.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Community safety and traffic and parking officers in Central Bedfordshire will soon be provided with body-worn cameras.

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Friday, October 12, 2018

Biggleswade railway station is one step closer to becoming assessible to those with disabilities thanks to a collaborative effort by North East Bedfordshire’s MP, and organisations in the town and beyond – but help is still needed.

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

A grandad who lives next to the A1 in Beeston has been ordered to take down fake cameras he put up to try to deter speeding drivers.

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Friday, September 28, 2018

A public consultation is to be held regarding the future of Sandy Sports Centre following calls to keep it open.

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Creating its own housing company could be Central Bedfordshire Council’s choice to help ease the problem of putting a roof over people’s heads.

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

People in Sandy can now use a new walking route around the town, after it was launched at the Bedfordshire Walking Festival last weekend.

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

New sport and leisure facilities are to be provided for the people of Stondon as part of a development linked to a second scheme to build 40 homes in the village.

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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Biggleswade and Clifton citizens decorated in the Queen’s Birthday Honours have received their medals from Her Majesty’s representative in Bedfordshire.

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Plans for large-scale future housing growth in parts of Central Bedfordshire have not been shelved and are set to remain in the Local Plan for the area, it has been revealed.

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Friday, September 14, 2018

A Biggleswade school lacks a school crossing warden because a recruit pulled out just before term started, Central Bedfordshire Council has said.

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

An emotional plea to “allow Potton to breathe” and to consider “the human cost of development” was brushed aside as plans for up to 30 homes in the town were approved.

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny has accused Central Bedfordshire Council of “very quietly” dropping a major building pledge as an inspector looks over its Local Plan.

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Friday, September 7, 2018

A care agency for people living with disabilities, dementia and sensory impairments has been told it must improve after it missed visits and withheld information from an inspector.

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Monday, September 3, 2018

It’s official – Sandye Place Academy is to close its doors permanently next year.

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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny’s latest Facebook post has been dubbed “false news” and “inaccurate” by a fellow Central Bedfordshire councillor.

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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Supermarket provision in Biggleswade threatened to distract councillors as they reviewed possible boundary changes in the locality.

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Sunday, August 19, 2018

Archaeologists are hoping to find evidence of Roman buildings as the Sandy excavation enters its final stage.

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

A group being set up to help councils co-ordinate economic growth in the Oxford-Cambridge corridor, including Bedfordshire, has been labelled a quango and compared to the ill-fated regional assemblies.

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

A new programme is being launched by Central Bedfordshire Council to develop a long-term education plan.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

A large planning application for more homes near Potton has been withdrawn, much to the delight of independent councillor Adam Zerny.

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Friday, July 27, 2018

An increase in the amount of money it can borrow could enable Central Bedfordshire Council to provide more affordable housing.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny is delighted by the decision to reject a new planning application for more homes in town.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A quarry expansion plan at Potton has the backing of the town council, subject to several conditions including no extra traffic to and from the site.

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Central Bedfordshire Council has appointed the UK’s first ever newt officer to protect the species.

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

A wrangle over the completion of a school expansion project near Stotfold could be heading for the High Court.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

A play area in Biggleswade is yet to be opened after three years of being fenced off.

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