The summer edition of CPRE Bedfordshire's twice-yearly magazine Bedfordshire Matters is available now. This issue has been given a make-over by our new editor. We hope you like it!
Bedford Borough Council has revealed plans to create two new towns in the north of the county.
As part of consultations on the Bedford Borough Local Plan 2032, developers have put forward last minute proposals to create two new towns in rural north Bedfordshire.
This year, local plans are being progressed by Bedfordshire's local authorities - Bedford Borough Council, Central Bedfordshire Council and Luton Borough Council - plus neighbouring Milton Keynes – that will set the level and shape of development in our towns and countryside for the next 15 years or so.
A partnership of green belt campaigners has just released a map exposing the extent of threat to London’s green belt. It shows nearly 200 sites under threat from development and proposals for building over 110,000 houses on protected green belt land.