SIX REASONS NOT TO FEED RED KITES Living in the Leighton Buzzard area you’ll know that red kites are one of Britain’s most magnificent and distinctive birds of prey, with fanned forked tails, a reddish-brown body and a distinctive mewing call. They’re a marvel to see circling overhead. Some people… Read more
Published on: 2022-05-19
A new Chairman for Central Bedfordshire Council Cllr Gordon Perham is the new Chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council, having been elected by the Council last Thursday (12 May). Cllr Caroline Maudlin was elected as Vice Chairman. Cllr Gordon Perham takes over the role from Cllr Brian Saunders, who has held the… Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Proposals for a modern, exciting new £25 million leisure centre in Leighton-Linslade have been published and Central Bedfordshire Council is asking local people to have their say on the proposals. The consultation is open for 12 weeks until Friday 22 July 2022. The new leisure centre will include: ·       3 new… Read more
Published on: 2022-04-28
April marks the 10th anniversary of the first publication of Bee Local Magazine. It was then called The Vine Leighton Buzzard. It was delivered to 12,000 homes and there were 6 editions a year. There is a special double page spread in the April edition to reflect on some of… Read more
Published on: 2022-04-11
Saturday 14 th May at 7.30pmAll Saints’ Church, Leighton Buzzard Stewkley Singers are delighted to be performing an evening of wonderful music tocelebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The Wigmore Chamber Orchestra, fourprofessional soloists and the choir of Stewkley Singers will be conducted by our MusicalDirector, Jenny Morgan. The first half… Read more
Published on: 2022-04-06
FiverFest in Leighton Buzzard runs from 12th to 26th March. You can support Leighton Buzzard’s businesses and boost our local economy by getting involved. The event will be officially launched at 3pm in Leighton Buzzard High Street on Saturday 12 March by Helen Nellis, Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire and Farzana Kharawala,… Read more
Published on: 2022-03-11
International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social,economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. It also marks a call toaction for accelerating women’s equality. Encouraged by over 100 years of IWDgatherings around the world, local Leighton Buzzard residents Clare Twelvetreesand Sally Seddon invited the community to… Read more
Published on: 2022-03-09
The Rotary Club of Leighton Linslade are delighted to announce the continuing and unstinting support of Osborne Morris & Morgan Solicitor’s (OMM) for the Clubs award winning “ Yes We Can” inclusive sports program. OMM have been keen supporters of “ Yes We Can” for a number of years and… Read more
Published on: 2022-02-28