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There is no access to the A6 from Templars Way until further notice.
Emergency Temporary Road Closure – Templars Way, Sharnbrook. I‘ve received a request for an emergency temporary road closure at the above location. Having assessed the application I am satisfied the request is justified, so please find the details listed below. Details: Road: Templars Way, Sharnbrook. Length Affected: Between the A6 and Kennell Hill. Contact/Applicant: For further information please contact Yasmina Ali of Anglian Water Services, Tel: 01522 341852. Reason: To facilitate the repair of a burst water main and damage to the road surface. Dates: This emergency temporary road closure is anticipated to be in operation 24 hours a day from Monday 22nd October 2018 to Friday 26th October 2018 inclusive. Signed Alternative Routes: Proceed in a north-westerly direction along the A6 to Stocking Lane, Souldrop. Turn left and continue into Souldrop, then bear left and continue along Sharnbrook Road, Souldrop, then Souldrop Road, Sharnbrook, then High Street, Sharnbrook, and then Kennell Hill, Sharnbrook to site, and vice versa. Note: Please also refer to the attached plan showing the closure extents and the signed alternative routes. Kind Regards, Jason Holdsworth. Highways Technician (Temporary Traffic Management). Highways & Direct Works, Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP. 01234-276691. ... See more
Sharnbrook Parish Council is proud to announce that Castle Close was a winner of a CPRE Mark at the recent CPRE Living Countryside Awards! Our thanks go to the dedicated team of volunteers who have made this award possible! See below for more details ... See more
CPRE Bedfordshire held its bi-annual awards evening on 3rd October 2018 in the Harpur Suite at Bedford Corn Exchange with over 100 people atten...
Events at The Higgins
Join Lisa Tilley and view a variety of paintings and prints in the exhibition 'We Are Five - The Higgins Art Collection Favourites Chosen by the People of Bedford' for inspiration to create you very own masterpiece. ... See more
Volunteering opportunities. Click below for more information.
If you would like to read about community volunteering successes, where to go to join a group or event, or how to keep in touch with the Volunteering Team, take a look at the latest edition of our quarterly What's on guide. ... See more
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As a force, we are fully supporting National Hate Crime Awareness Week (13 to 20 October) with lots of activities planned across the county.
Update from your JUST ASK! Village Agent This is a free and confidential service carried out by DBS checked individuals and funded by Bedford Borough Council Free purse bells to secure your purse whilst out and about Free nightlights to help you navigate safely around your home at night Free security timers to turn the lights on when you are not at home Do you have forms that need filling in and don’t know where to start? Would you benefit from a free security check from the Police? For information and support on these and any other issues, please come and JUST ASK! Freephone: 0800 039 1234 Please leave your full name, address and contact number, we work part time and aim to get back to you within 48 hours. ... See more
Gone In 60 Seconds Or Less GONE IN SIXTY SECONDS … OR LESS All a thief needs to enter and drive away your keyless ignition car, van or truck is an item of widely-available technology and to be within metres of your key fob. The fob doesn't even need to be visible on a window ledge or through your letterbox. THOUSANDS OF VEHICLES ARE STOLEN EVERY YEAR THIS WAY. DON’T BECOME ANOTHER VICTIM. HELP TO PREVENT KEYLESS VEHICLE CRIME BY;- Keep your fob in a signal blocking ‘Faraday Cage’ bag at all times, even when on your person Discuss digital security features and software updates with your dealer Consider using additional after market mechanical or electronic security devices Fit a tracking device if your vehicle doesn't’t already have one, and make sure it’s activated Never leave keys for keyless or conventional ignition systems on view DO NOT approach or challenge vehicle thieves … your personal safety may be at risk Check that your vehicle is fully insured for theft Look out for suspicious activity in your road or workplace. You could join your Neighbourhood Watch scheme and receive up-to-date local crime alerts REPORT ACTUAL OR ATTEMPTED VEHICLE CRIME TO THE POLICE ON 101, OR DIAL 999 IN AN EMERGENCY For more specific advice or recommendations then please email the crime reduction team on CrimeReduction@bedfordshire.pnn.police.uk Regards 3120 Lesley Johnson Crime Reduction Officer Message Sent By Lesley Johnson (Bedfordshire Police, Crime Reduction Officer, Community Safety Dept) ... See more
Sport news update. Click below for full details.
Back in September we reported that Bedford Ladies Tug of War Team were travelling to South Africa to represent England at the World Club Championships. We are now pleased to report that the team have returned with two bronze medals, one in the club category and one for representing England. They are... ... See more