Community Hall

Parish Council Meeting

The next Fairfield Parish Council meeting will be held on Thursday 16th April 2020 between 7.00 pm and 7.40 pm as a virtual meeting on Zoom.  Members of the press and public are invited to attend the meeting. Please email by Wednesday at 5.00 pm if you wish to attend. The agenda and appendices […]

Harlington House

An application to remove the Over-55s only provision for buyers of apartments at Harlington House has been refused by Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) Planners. This is the second time agents on behalf of Fairfield Gardens developer, Crest Nicholson, has made an application for the provision to be removed. The first was refused by Councillors, this […]

Waste Collections and Bottle Banks

Central Bedfordshire Council are suffering severe staff shortages on the waste teams that work diligently each week. Many of them are having to self-isolate, etc. As a result they have suspended Green Waste collection until further notice. The bottle banks will continue to be emptied but if they are overflowing please take yours back home […]

CBC Orders Clean up of St Luke’s Church

Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) have today issued an enforcement notice on the owner of St Lukes Chapel ordering him to clear up the outside of the building. This follows pressure from both ourselves (Fairfield Parish Council) and our CBC Ward Councillors. Numerous residents have also complained. The owner has until November 3 to appeal against […]

Fairfield Lower School

CBC proposed switch to 2-tier education

Central Bedfordshire Council is proposing a switch from 3-tier to 2-tier Education and will be starting a full consultation shortly. In a press release they say: The Council, headteachers and governing bodies across Shefford, Stotfold and surrounding area have developed a joint plan for schools for the future. The plan, endorsed by the Council’s Executive […]

Dickens Boulevard Roundabout Design Competition

Fairfield Parish Council announce a competition for the regeneration of the Dickens Boulevard Roundabout and are inviting designs from Fairfield children and residents. This roundabout is the main gateway at the entrance to Fairfield. It comprises as its centre piece the impressive oak tree that is an iconic view of Fairfield and the first impression […]

Election Results

Nick Andrews, Simon Little, Shawn Reader and Nick Reynolds have been elected to serve on Fairfield Parish Council for the next four years alongside sitting councillors Barrie Dack, Penny Daffarn and Amanda Hunt who have been re-elected. In a high turnout of 39 per cent the unsuccessful candidate was Mathew Hurley.         […]