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Monday, 26 July 2021

Central Bedfordshire Council

Central Bedfordshire Council

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Central Bedfordshire residents are being asked to nominate locations where electric vehicle (EV) chargepoints could be installed. This is part of a campaign to increase the uptake of EVs across the area. Residents can outline their...
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A further full review of progress around children’s education health and care plans (EHCP) in Central Bedfordshire will be made in 12 month’s time, a meeting heard. A £130,000 audit of these plans across the area...
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Giving council business contracts to companies Conservative Central Bedfordshire councillors have shares in would be “crazy”, a meeting heard. The topic was highlighted by Independent Potton councillor Adam Zerny at a Central Bedfordshire Council meeting (22...
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Council opted to refuse reports from third party websites in 2017 Central Bedfordshire Council has signed up to FixMyStreet to enable residents to report highway issues. FixMyStreet was created by mySociety, which is a not for profit...
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What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccination The COVID-19 vaccination programme is the largest in the history of the NHS. The vaccine is being offered to more and more people in our area every...
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New investment of around £37m is planned for mental health services across the Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes integrated care system (ICS) by 2023/24 to meet rising demand. The spending is part of its response to the...
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Tax rise is part of the Council's budget for 2021/22 Central Bedfordshire Council has agreed its annual budget. The Council said that this has confirmed a range of service investments, infrastructure projects and efficiency measures for...
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Part of £280m capital funding for children and young people with SEND Children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) or requiring alternative provision in England will benefit from a £280 million investment, the government announced...
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The 16 failings highlighted in a critical inspection of maternity services at Bedford Hospital suggest “an underlying malaise”, a meeting heard. Its Cygnet ward maternity services were downgraded to ‘inadequate’ after the Care Quality Commission (CQC)...
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A house which had been empty for 30 years has been bought by Central Bedfordshire Council as part of its commitment to prevent properties from falling into disrepair. The local authority has returned 338 long-term vacant homes...