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Storm Eunice hits Kingsbrook in Bedford

by Dean Crofts on 18 February, 2022

Storm Eunice, high winds, hit Kingsbrook today affecting London Road and Lovell Road. Council staff came out and braved the high winds to clear the trees. Thanks to those that helped and keep safe everyone.

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Free Tree Giveaway – Saturday 19th Feb 2022

by Dean Crofts on 16 February, 2022

Bedford Borough Council is giving away 5,000 trees for local residents, businesses, schools and community groups to collect and plant in their local areas. This give away was held today, on Wednesday 16 February and another session will be available on Saturday 19 February, between 10am-3pm at Oasis Beach Pool in Kingsbrook. Residents can collect up to […]

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Bollard Reported

by Dean Crofts on 15 February, 2022

This bollard in WInchester Road has been reported to the council – ref CAS-45354-K4M5B5. If you see any bollards which are damaged you can report them here : https://www.bedford.gov.uk/parking-roads-and-travel/roads-and-pavements/street-furniture-maintenance/lighting/

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Big Local – Kingsbrook and Cauldwell

by Dean Crofts on 27 August, 2021

The Big Local Partnership has been set up 4 years ago with Big Lottery funding to help the communities of Kingsbrook Ward and Cauldwell in Bedford. It is a very important project and if you want to get involved then please let us know so we can pass your details to the Chair for contact […]

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One Word Today

by Dean Crofts on 6 May, 2021

It appears the Liberal Democrats are the only local party that bothers to keep residents informed and delivers leaflets regarding candidates for local elections. We continue to keep in touch with residents all year round, this time it is a Police and Crime Commissioner election. If you want a candidate that is local, available to […]

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Jubilee Park – Air Ambulance

by Dean Crofts on 5 May, 2021

Jubilee Park had a visitor yesterday evening, the air ambulance landed in Jubilee Park, was able to take a picture , I do hope the resident was ok for whom the ambulance was serving.

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Hereford Road – Dangerous Tree reported

by Dean Crofts on 4 May, 2021

Reported this tree today – nearly knocked my head off as low branches and on a walk, it’s on a public footpath so council when receiving report will send their tree team out and prune/cut back/ chop down

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Free School Meals

by Dean Crofts on 4 May, 2021

Please check if your children are eligible for Free School Meals With Covid-19 with us for the last 14 months, many families incomes have taken a hit and reduced due to the pandemic. Schools are back and you can check if your child is eligible for free school meals by reading this small article. It […]

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Trees

by Dean Crofts on 3 May, 2021

One of the most annoying things that iritate residents is the cutting down or cutting back of trees. Trees are one of the most effective ways of removing CO2 out of the atmosphere to tackle the climate crisis. Bedford Borough Council has committed itself to being net carbon-neutral by 2030. The resources for looking after […]

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