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Parish Council Meeting

The next Fairfield Parish Council meeting will be held on Thursday 14th January 2021 at 7.00 pm as a virtual meeting on Zoom.  Members of the press and public are invited to attend the meeting.  The agenda and appendices for the meeting can be downloaded by clicking here. The Chairman’s Notice on Openness and Transparency […]

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New additon to Community Police Team

The Biggleswade Community Police team has an additional member, Pc Christopher Willcox-Cassidy. One of his roles will be to help the newly formed Fairfield Neighbourhood Watch be set up officially and also look into the antic-social and criminal behavious that has plagued Fairfield in recent weeks.

Remembrance Sunday 2020

This year’s Service of Remembrance on Fairfield had to be reduced, like services across the Country, to a Wreath laying ceremony to comply with the Government’s Covid-19 guidelines. The service was not advertised as the guidelines said the services were to be private. There was the Last Post and two brief readings to accompany the […]

Article 4 Direction – The whys and wherefores

You will have received (or will be receiving) an official letter from Central Bedfordshire Council (CBC) regarding our Article 4 application to remove permitted development rights from Fairfield (PDR). The CBC letter goes into the legalities of our application but does not explain why we have felt compelled to do it. By the end of […]

Appointment of the new Parish Councillor

We are delighted to announce that at the August Parish Council meeting Vinesh Khatwa was Co-Opted as a Parish Councillor for Fairfield. This now takes the Parish Council back to the full complement of seven Parish Councillors. Vinesh lives in Fairfield with his family and is keen to get involved with the Community and help […]

Proposed change 2-tier Education System

Central Bedfordshire Council’s proposal to switch from a 3-tier to a 2-tier education system is now in its final stages. As a result of a previous ‘Have Your Say’ consultation the Council has now published it’s report together with a statutory notice of the proposed change. On Fairfield, the two Fairfield Park Lower Schools will […]

Anti-Social Behaviour – How you Could help?

There has been increased reports of anti-social behaviour on Fairfield over the past few weeks. All involve groups of teenagers and young people. Many of these are coming onto Fairfield from surrounding villages and towns and have been witnessed by several residents who have reported this to us and the Police. Much of the activity […]

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Tidy Tips to Re-Open and Green Waste Collection

CBC Tidy Tip are open again but on a restricted basis. They are available for essential waste only and on a “By Appointment” basis. To make an appointment and see the restrictions and requirements please refer to the CBC website www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk.    

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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 […]