Pool re-opening also announced Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre will re-open to the public for gym and studio customers on Saturday 25 July. Central Bedfordshire Council has carried out a £300,000 programme of essential works at the Leighton Buzzard centre while it was closed to the public on Government advice during the… Read more
Published on: 2020-07-22
The return of competitive golf attracted a record 235 members to compete in Simon Rossiter’s Captain’s Day at Leighton Buzzard’s Plantation Road club, with a social evening and prize presentation “restoring life” after the gradual return from the pandemic lockdown. With measures still in place to comply with social distancing… Read more
Published on: 2020-07-22
New social-distance friendly walks launched in the Chilterns The Chilterns Conservation Board and Chiltern Society have developed a series of 23 walks across the Chilterns which are social-distance friendly, avoiding crowded‘honey-pot’ locations and narrow paths where possible. Between 2 and 6 miles long, the walks start in market towns or… Read more
Published on: 2020-07-08
BARRATT AND DAVID WILSON HOMES SITE MANAGER IN LEIGHTON BUZZARD RECOGNISED AS BEST IN THE COUNTRY For immediate release Alongside the good news that Barratt and David Wilson is back building and selling homes in Bedfordshire, Luke Hammocks, a Site Manager for the developer’s North Thames region, has won a… Read more
Published on: 2020-07-06
It may share the same day as America’s Independence, but that is not what the Town Council and local retailer representative group LB First are talking about for Saturday 4th July 2020. Oh no, our attention is for the annual Independents’ Day UK which highlights and celebrates all the independent… Read more
Published on: 2020-06-30
UK’s largest zoo releases 3,000 ‘social distancing’ tickets per day for visitors ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s resident animals are fluffing up their feathers and stretching their legs as they prepare to swing open the gates on Monday 15 June and welcome visitors back after three months of closure. The UK’s largest Zoo is… Read more
Published on: 2020-06-10
Bedfordshire Lieutenancy: The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service Bedfordshire Winners 2020 Buckingham Palace has today announced The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service winners for 2020 and HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire, Helen Nellis, is delighted that four voluntary organisations in Bedfordshire have been recognised. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service aims… Read more
Published on: 2020-06-02
The Rotary Club of Leighton Linslade are please to announce that in line with LTA and Government guidelines 1-2-1 “ Yes We Can” Tennis coaching returned on Friday. Whilst practise was very different compared with pre lockdown sessions it was just a joy to see the young people out on… Read more
Published on: 2020-06-02