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Repairs to a level crossing near Sandy will take two days after a car hit it earlier today.

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British Transport Police
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
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
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

An international packaging firm with its UK base in Stevenage is set to gain a 97,500-sq-ft distribution depot in Biggleswade.

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Central Beds 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

A major new health hub is being planned for the former Biggleswade Hospital site.

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Central Beds 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
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Central Beds Council has scooped two top prizes in the national Social Worker of the Year Awards.

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Central Beds Council
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Offshore firms have bought up land earmarked for development around Biggleswade and surrounding towns, Land Registry records have revealed.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Central Beds MPs and the council leader have met communities secretary Sajid Javid to discuss proposed government housing targets.

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Adam Zerny
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
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
Sunday, October 8, 2017

Foster couples from Stotfold and Sandy were among those recognised at a celebration of the county’s foster carers.

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Central Beds Council
Thursday, October 5, 2017

A united front across Central Beds has been proclaimed in the face of new housing targets put forward by central government – but not everyone’s convinced.

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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
Thursday, September 21, 2017

A developer says 1,250 new jobs could be created in Biggleswade when it builds industrial units on a 50-acre piece of land it has just bought.

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Central Beds Council
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Work has started to tear down derelict buildings in Biggleswade’s Bonds Lane and replace them with a small apartment block.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Central Beds Council are consulting on which roads to prioritise in the event of extreme conditions.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The demolition of a Victorian school building has caused outrage in the Shefford community, amid fears of asbestos contamination.

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Central Beds Council
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Sandy could lose its railway station with passengers directed to a new interchange stop three miles out of town, a new report suggests.

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Adam Zerny
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A balaclava-clad gang of thugs with knives allegedly plagued Biggleswade’s skate park over the weekend, leaving at least one of their victims in hospital.

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Following the slashing of Sunday and evening bus services around Biggleswade due to Central Beds Council subsidy cuts, the council has rebutted criticism from a former employee over its internal spending.

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Central Beds Council
Sunday, May 21, 2017

A new commercial plan is being developed to boost business in Biggleswade town centre in the hope it can better serve the needs of the fast growing town and fend off competition from online retail and out of town developments.

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Biggleswade Town Council
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A school plans to fund improvements to its sporting provision by selling some of its playing fields to become 64 homes, and is now carrying out a community consultation.

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Central Beds Council
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Could you help and support a child in a tough situation as a foster carer?

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Central Beds Council
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The team at an Indian restaurant in Shefford are celebrating after inspectors gave them the best possible hygiene rating – less than two years after the owners admitted failings in court.

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Central Beds Council
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A long-serving town councillor who was disqualified by email after missing meetings to care for family members has said she could stand again if asked.

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Central Beds Council
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sandy residents are concerned that weed killer used across the town on an industrial scale is leaving patches of grass...well...Sandy.

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Central Bedfordshire Council
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Biggleswade town councillors were left unimpressed when they considered a series of key plans and strategies put forward by Central Beds Council on Tuesday.

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Central Beds Council

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