Traffic Lights

Traffic Update June 2018

Manual operation of the traffic lights and a major change in their sequencing has seen traffic flow more freely since Monday (June 11). Two Councillors met with CBC ward Councillor Steve Dixon and the CBC Highways Officer to monitor the situation. Since the change to manual operation there has been less delays.Ideas from residents of […]


What’s in a Name?

The parish council is going to submit the suggestion that it be re-named Fairfield Village Council. The discussion arose as part of Central Bedfordshire Councils Community Governance Review currently being undertaken by Central Bedfordshire Council. In Central Bedfordshire we have either Town or Parish Councils. But the law states there can be other names and […]

Picture of water treatment centre

New Sewage Odour

The council has been aware for several weeks of a new sewage smell. This is emanating from the area of the new building works on the former Pig Testing Station down to the area of the new school. This matter was taken up by Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) and urgent meetings have taken place between […]


Land Transfer

It is almost two years since Hotbed Ground Rents agreed to transfer areas of land to the Parish Council. These areas included the two Orchards, the tennis court, the area at the rear of the Community Centre, and the area that stretches from Kingsley Avenue to Eliot Way and which is designated as the Gateway […]