A possible 1,200 new jobs are coming to Biggleswade after a major food retailer signed a deal to lease a regional distribution centre in the town.
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.
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.
Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny’s latest Facebook post has been dubbed “false news” and “inaccurate” by a fellow Central Bedfordshire councillor.
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.
A debt of £3 million has been run up by a firm managing Central Bedfordshire’s legal affairs.
Fairfield Park Lower School has beaten more than 1,600 others from across the country to win the Big Pedal competition – designed to encourage more pupils to cycle or scoot in each morning.
An outline scheme to build 32 homes at Langford has been approved by Central Bedfordshire councillors.
Plans for 14 homes in Clifton have been deferred after Central Bedfordshire councillors couldn’t agree to approve or reject the development.
Central Bedfordshire Council has hit back at criticism from a councillor over its newly-approved Local Plan.
The future of Central Bedfordshire is beginning to take shape after the district’s Local Plan was approved at a full council meeting last night.
It’s judgement day for the future of Central Bedfordshire next Thursday, as the district’s Local Plan goes before a vote on whether to submit it to central government.
Seven shops and businesses across Biggleswade, Sandy, Potton and Shefford will be a part of Central Bedfordshire Council’s revamp scheme.
The Story in Stone mosaic trail across Sandy, Biggleswade and Potton is finally complete, after the last two pieces of art were formally unveiled yesterday.