Friday, January 19, 2018

You will have to pay a six per cent increase in your council tax if Central Bedfordshire Council approves its proposed budget for the year ahead.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, January 11, 2018

Central Bedfordshire Council has approved the final draft of a plan which will shape housing and employment across the area for the next 20 years.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

A tiled mosaic including a unique link to children’s television show Thunderbirds is part of four new artworks that have just been added to the Story in Stone heritage trail – a project designed to promote the history of Sandy, Biggleswade and Potton.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, December 21, 2017

Two private landlords have pleaded guilty in court to renting three rooms in a house of multiple occupation with serious hazards.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Monday, December 18, 2017

Five new settlements could be built in the countryside around Sandy, Biggleswade and Potton, a report suggests.

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Adam Zerny
Monday, December 18, 2017

Biggleswade Town Council is to start charging for parking in a move to try to stop people leaving their cars parked in its car parks for excessive periods and to ensure there is enough space for shoppers visiting the town centre.

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Biggleswade Town Council
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Plans for a new school in Stotfold are set to go ahead as Central Bedfordshire Council’s executive has given approval for the release of land off Arlesey Road.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Biggleswade Academy is set to gain an increased number of middle school pupils from the start of the next academic year.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
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
Sunday, November 26, 2017

Unpaid carers from across Beds Bedfordshire gathered together to attend the first carers conference in the county.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
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
Friday, November 17, 2017

A leading disability campaigner has spoken out about the lack of access to Biggleswade railway station.

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Alistair Burt
Friday, November 3, 2017

A Biggleswade restaurateur has launched a campaign against his landlord over a plan to turn his takeaway into flats.

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Central Beds Council
Thursday, November 2, 2017

A 24-hour McDonald’s could be coming to Biggleswade soon – that’s if a planning application for a 12m drive-through totem is anything to go by.

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Biggleswade Town Council
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

If you are carving pumpkins this Halloween, you should eat the flesh and recycle the gourds – not because it’s part of some bizarre pagan ritual, but because it’s good for the environment.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Up to 1,400 jobs could come to Biggleswade after planning permission was granted for 560,000 sq ft of new industrial space in the town.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Sunday, October 8, 2017

Professor Monica Grady was the guest of honour at a special day of celebrations at Stratton Upper School in Biggleswade to mark the formal opening of its new £8 million science centre.

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Stratton Upper School
Thursday, October 5, 2017

North East Beds MP Alistair Burt is seeking funding to improve access and facilities at Biggleswade railway station.

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Alistair Burt
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The protection of Fairfield’s unique character has been overwhelmingly backed by referendum in what has been called a milestone in the village’s history.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Some commuters missed their trains at Biggleswade railway station this week because of long queues at ticket machines – with town councillors and campaigners demanding facilities be upgraded in line with demand.

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Labour Party
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Fairfield Park Lower School’s governing board has won a national award for outstanding governance.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Fairfield postal addresses are set to finally have ‘Stotfold’ taken off them – ending confusion relating to deliveries, police appeals and more.

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Alistair Burt
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
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A care home in Shefford has been placed in special measures following a damning report from inspectors, despite warm praise from its residents.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Work has begun on a development of 49 new affordable homes as part of a 140-dwelling development in Shefford.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
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
Friday, August 4, 2017

An Indian restaurant boss in Sandy has been hit with bills totalling more than £4,000 after he pleaded guilty to selling fake Smirnoff vodka.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Central Bedfordshire Council issued a brief to consultants appearing to imply that Sandy railway station might close – despite denying it wants that to happen.

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Adam Zerny
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Central Bedfordshire Council says it wants to keep Sandy railway station open, despite a recent report suggesting it could be replaced with a stop three miles out of town.

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Adam Zerny
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The history of Biggleswade, Sandy and Potton is being immortalised like never before with the first three mosaics in a major new heritage trail having been unveiled.

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