Shocking rail fares increase as bosses get more pay…

by Dean Crofts on 3 January, 2020

Yesterday 02nd January introduced a 2.7% increase in rail fares for train users, today 03rd January it is reported that rail bosses awarded themselves above inflation pay increases for train services that increasingly are overcrowded and unreliable. Enough is enough… How much more pain must train users endure especially in Bedford Borough when the Government […]

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Happy New Year – 2020

by Dean Crofts on 1 January, 2020

Wishing a Happy New Year to all residents in Kingsbrook Ward and Bedford Borough. There are many things to look forward to in 2020 and to keep a close eye on including: The NHS Policing School Funding Social Care and Mental Health Help Will homelessness decrease?

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Bedford Independent Living Service

by Dean Crofts on 9 December, 2019

British Red Cross – Bedford Independent Living Service Do you know of someone that would benefit from this new service launched for residents over 18 that live in Bedford Borough. In particular anyone that fits into the criteria below. It is completely free of charge for our service users, as it is funded by Bedford […]

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Missing Cat in Kingsbrook

by Dean Crofts on 9 December, 2019

Fooky has been missing from his home on Harrowden Road since Sunday Dec 8th. He has a damaged right ear and is friendly and curious. He’s chipped but doesn’t wear a collar. It’s unlike him to miss a meal so we’re worried about him. Could he have got into your garage or shed over the […]

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Licensing application received at Bedford Borough Council: Bunyan Sports Centre (main Sports Hall), Mile Road, Bedford, MK42 9TS Reference: BBC/TEN/604/19 Received date: 28/11/2019 Temporary Event Notice: Charity Boxing Evening Event Date: 13/12/2019- 14/12/2019 Event Times: 1800-0001 Police & EHO only Bedford Borough Council – List of Applications under Licensing Act 2003, Gambling Act 2005, Local […]

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Dreams and Nightmares at The Higgins Bedford

by Dean Crofts on 6 November, 2019

The Higgins Bedford is proud to present;┬áDream and Nightmares, an exhibition of incredible artworks drawn from the internationally renowned Cecil Higgins Art Gallery Collection, exploring artists depictions of dreams and nightmares, accompanied by the launch of a fully illustrated catalogue. The exhibition is sponsored by Oxford Brookes University and will be free to visit from […]

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Jubilee park South play area

by Dean Crofts on 6 October, 2019

Jubilee park play area is being refurbished as we speak….we are looking forward to the improvements

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Hockcliffe road resurfacing

by Dean Crofts on 5 October, 2019

Resurfacing starts on Monday at Hockcliffe Road Kingsbrook Bedford One of many roads improved in Kingsbrook Bedford this financial year.

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Fusion and Bedford Borough Council are hosting a community fun day, today, Sunday 29th September. Activities include Emergency services demos, customer competitions, football coaching, cooking activities, health MOTs, sports massages and nutritional activities. It starts at 9am at Oasis Beach Pool and runs till 4.30 at John Bunyan Centre – see the flyer attached .

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I visited the Bedford Triathlon this morning. Part of the bike route went through Kingsbrook and it was an early rise for the athletes to complete their swim, bike and run. Well done to Bedford Harriers for organising and putting on this event.

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