Category: Marston Moretaine
Around 30 parents, supporters and children squeezed into the school’s hall today to explain why Shelton Lower should not be closed.
The public meeting was held as the schools adjudicator, Mrs Ann Talboys, had received an appeal against CBC’s decision from the Vale of Marston School’s Trust.Read More
Marston Moretaine’s British Legion Branch is looking for members
Marston Moretaine’s Remembrance Parade has grown, but membership of the Parade’s organisers has fallen. British Legion Branch needs members.Read More
Travellers banned from parts of Central Bedfordshire
Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) has gained an injunction banning eleven named individuals from setting up unauthorised encampments anywhere in Central Bedfordshire over the next two years.
During summer in 2017 these individuals and their families moved from site to site across Central Bedfordshire. The Council said that this caused disruption which impacted local communities.Read More
Corridor chosen for the Oxford to Cambridge Expressway.
The Roads Minister Jesse Norman MP has announced the chosen central corridor for the Oxford to Cambridge Expressway.
Corridor B was judged to offer greater benefits to the region, such as providing better links to jobs, education, leisure and health services.
The Expressway is also expected to take up to 40 minutes off the journey between the A34 south of Oxford and the M1.
A full public consultation will be held next year, in which residents and businesses in and around the corridor will have their say on more detailed designs for the route.Read More
The Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Trust is calling for volunteers from Marston Vale to help to
deliver a waterway linking the Grand Union Canal in Milton Keynes to the Great Ouse in Bedford.
The volunteers would help to shape and promote the waterway.
But is the Trust worried that by taking money from controversial developments, such as the Covanta Energy Recovery Facility, that residents would oppose the waterway?Read More
The Forest of Marston Vale is part of Fun Palaces 2018, a free, nationwide campaign for culture at the heart of community and community at the heart of culture happening over the weekend of the 6 & 7 October 2018.
It is a weekend of dancing, yoga, mindfulness, board games, piano classes, map making, toddler signing classes, tree walks and experiments with water!
It is based at the Forest Centre, Marston MoretaineRead More
Post Office to remain open on Saturday afternoons Marston Moreteyne Post Office re-opened...Read More
Marston Valley planning application comes before the Local Plan is approved Land developers...Read More
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