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Death of Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh

The Councillors and Clerk of Fairfield Parish Council are deeply saddened at the news of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Our thoughts are with the Royal Family at this time. The official announcement from Buckingham Palace can be seen on the Palace website. Details about any arrangements have […]

Have You a Question for the Council or our MP?

The Annual Parish Meeting is your chance to ask questions on concerns or requests. The agenda can be downloaded here. This year the meeting is being held virtually via Zoom on Thursday April 15th at 7pm when the guest speaker will be our MP, Richard Fuller. Richard has not had a chance to meet us […]

Litter Picking

Become a Fairfield Womble

Would you like to become a Fairfield Womble and help pick up litter? Many families have already taken part in a scheme where you can borrow and collect litter pickers and a black bin bag from the Fairfield Community Hall and do litter picking around Fairfield. Previously we have held an annual litter picking day […]

New Benches for Cricket Club

Watching cricket, once the current restrictions are removed, will be much more comfortable with six new benches around the perimiter. Five have been donated by the Parish Council and the sixth by a Fairfield family in memory of their son. All six carry inscriptions. The exisiting benches were not only getting old but were not […]

Nick Andrews

Nick Andrews appointed as the new Chair for FPC

Councillor Nick Andrews was been elected as the new Chair for Fairfield Parish Council for the remaining part of this civic year following Councillor Barrie Dack’s resignation as Chair due to health reasons. Councillor Andrews has been a Parish Councillor since May 2019. During this time he has been involved with many projects, in particular […]

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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.

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 […]