Monthly Archives: March 2012

Extended opening times for recycling at Barkers Lane

Bedford’s Household Waste Recycling Centre opening hours are changing from 1st April 2012.

The HWRC on Barkers Lane will remain open 7 days a week and will continue to provide recycling facilities for a huge range of materials. The centre will now be open until 7pm on Saturdays to enable local residents to use the centre for longer at the weekend.
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News from Bedford Borough

Bedford Borough Council has released the new Corporate Plan for 2012 – 2016. The four key themes the council are focusing on are ‘Providing a healthy future’, ‘Protecting and preserving the local environment’, Brighter futures for children’ and ‘Serving residents effectively’.
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Olympic News

ROUTE FOR OLYMPIC FLAME IN BEDFORD BOROUGH IS CONFIRMED The route the Olympic Flame will take through Bedford Borough on Sunday July 8th has today been revealed! As part of its 8,000 mile journey across Great Britain, the Olympic Flame … Read more…

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Free Gardening Workshops

Are you in interested in growing your own vegetable patch? Or would you like to find out how to improve your garden? Then why not come along to one of the completely free workshops being held this month. On Saturday … Read more…

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Bedford Borough Council Citizens Panel

Bedford Borough Council established The Citizens Panel in 1999 since when it has been used as a method of gathering public ideas and opinions. It is now looking to recruit some new members. If you would like to be considered … Read more…

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