DON’T feed the birds

SIX REASONS NOT TO FEED RED KITES Living in the Leighton Buzzard area you’ll know that red kites are one of Britain’s most magnificent and distinctive birds of prey, with fanned forked tails, a reddish-brown body and a distinctive mewing call. They’re a marvel to see circling overhead. Some people like to feed red kites’ […]

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New Chairman picks KidsOut

A new Chairman for Central Bedfordshire Council Cllr Gordon Perham is the new Chairman of Central Bedfordshire Council, having been elected by the Council last Thursday (12 May). Cllr Caroline Maudlin was elected as Vice Chairman. Cllr Gordon Perham takes over the role from Cllr Brian Saunders, who has held the position for the last three […]

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Have Your Say Consultation on proposals for a £25million leisure centre in Leighton-Linslade unveiled

Proposals for a modern, exciting new £25 million leisure centre in Leighton-Linslade have been published and Central Bedfordshire Council is asking local people to have their say on the proposals. The consultation is open for 12 weeks until Friday 22 July 2022. The new leisure centre will include: ·       3 new swimming pools – an eight-lane […]

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#BreaktheBias photoshoot for IWD

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social,economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. It also marks a call toaction for accelerating women’s equality. Encouraged by over 100 years of IWDgatherings around the world, local Leighton Buzzard residents Clare Twelvetreesand Sally Seddon invited the community to get involved in this year’s […]

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