Government announces £32.7 million for new link road in Central Bedfordshire

Multi-million-pound scheme announced to form north-western bypass for Luton, linking M1 to A6

Closures planned for M1 northbound J14-15 later this month

Drivers are advised to allow extra time for their journeys when using the M1 northbound in Northamptonshire which will be closed later this month.

Tesco Max All-In-One Chesty Cough & Cold Lemon Sachets are being recalled

Anyone with a product from one of these batches should stop using the medicine and return it to Tesco for a refund.

Crash survivor Carl calls on more people who need assistance to use the railway

Great Northern, Southern, Thameslink and Gatwick Express, has appointed a new Accessibility Lead, wheelchair user Carl Martin

Bedford Borough Council’s financial support directory

Bedford Borough Council is encouraging local residents to check what support they are eligible for.

Planned M1 closures coming up

Work to a bridge spanning the motorway means overnight closures to the M1

Time is running out for tax credits and Child Benefit customers with Post Office card accounts

HMRC urges tax credits and Child Benefits customers with a Post Office card account to update HMRC with their new bank account details by 30 November 2021.

Passengers given chance to quiz London Northwestern Railway at Milton Keynes Central

Officials from London Northwestern Railway will be on hand to answer questions at Milton Keynes Central as part of its ‘Whistle Stop Tour’

100% plastic-free and biodegradable chewing gum to be sold at Morrisons

100,000 tonnes of regular chewing gum is consumed and research shows that 82% of UK adults are unaware that regular chewing gum contains plastic.

Tyre Safety Month: Is your vehicle winter ready?

October is Tyre Safety month, and Bedfordshire Police is reminding motorists to check their vehicles and make sure they are ready for winter.

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