Police appeal for help locating wanted man

Bedfordshire Police officers are appealing for the public’s help in locating a wanted man.

Reece Pennington, 29, of no fixed address, is wanted in relation to an aggravated burglary that took place in Marston Moretaine on 6 March

Agricultural building in Marston Moretaine destroyed by fire

Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service (BFRS) has said that an investigation is to be carried out into how a fire destroyed a large agricultural building in Marston Moretaine

Marston Moretaine teenager running 26 miles to support learning disabilities charity MacIntyre

A student from Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, is running 26 miles this March in support of MacIntyre, a national charity that supports people with learning disabilities and/or autism.

Thirteen-year-old Aiden Penny will be raising money for MacIntyre as part of his Duke of Edinburgh Award. He is delighted to have already raised over £250 for the charity’s ‘Move with MacIntyre’ campaign.

Marston Vale new villages development brief consultation extension

The consultation deadline for the Marston Vale New Villages Development Brief has been extended until 31 March 2021 by O&H Land.

Since the consultation was launched on 24 February, more than 800 people have viewed the consultation materials at the Marston Valley website, including the Development Brief which sets out the vision for the development.

Captain Sir Tom Moore funeral was a “fitting send-off”

In a post on Twitter, Captain Sir Tom’s daughter, Hannah Ingram-Moore, said that on Saturday the family were able to give Captain Sir Tom a fitting send off, that adhered to his wishes in every way.

Teenagers’ video calls for Marston Valley trees and not new homes

Kendra and Django Turner, both from Lidlington, Bedfordshire are so appalled with the plans to build 5000 new homes on their doorstep that they have released a video calling for a Sir Tom Moore Country Park of 5,000 trees instead of the new villages.

Marston Valley is a proposal to build 5,000 homes in a series of new villages on land between Brogborough, Lidlington and Marston Moretaine, in Bedfordshire.

Captain Sir Tom Moore funeral – Police message

Bedfordshire Police asks people to continue to support the NHS by staying at home and not attending Captain Sir Tom’s funeral on Saturday, as has been requested by his family.

Army veteran from Marston Moretaine is marching in aid of military charity

Andrew Poole, an Army veteran living in Marston Moretaine in Bedfordshire, will be pulling on his boots next month to March in March. This is the annual fundraiser for the UK veterans’ mental health charity Combat Stress.

Marston Moretaine News and information

Marston Moretaine (also known as Marston Moreteyne) is a village and civil parish in Bedfordshire, England.

The parish includes Upper Shelton, Lower Shelton and Wood End.

There are numerous shops, two lower schools and a Travelodge hotel.

The village is also home to the Forest Centre and the Millennium Country Park. Both are part of the Forest of Marston Vale.

Marston Moretaine is in Central Bedfordshire Council’s Cranfield and Marston Moretaine Ward.

MP: Ms.Nadine Dorries MP

Ward Councillors: Cllrs Mrs Sue Clark, Ken Matthews and Robert Morris

Nearest Doctors’ Surgery

Marston Surgery – Cranfield and Marston Surgery
59 Bedford Road
Marston Moretaine
Bedford
MK43 0LA

Telephone: 01234 766551

Nearest Dentist

Cranfield Dental Practice
192 High Street
Cranfield
Bedford
MK43 0EN

Telephone: 01234 752515

Nearest Pharmacy

Mclaren Pharmacy
67 Bedford Road
Marston Moretaine
Bedford
MK43 0LA

Telephone: 01234 764222

Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 2pm
Sunday Closed