Category: News

The Forest of Marston Vale comment:

A 2.3km watersports lake in Bedford River Valley Park came a step closer in March, when Bedford Borough’s Executive formally approved their Allocation and Designations Plan (the Allocations and Designations Plan is part of the Bedford Development Framework which will eventually replace Bedford’s Local Plan.  Read more on Marston Vale’s website

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Willington rowing lake work starts

Work has started on landscaping a rowing lake as part of a £100 million community scheme. Double Olympian Pete Mulkerrins, from Bedford, joined council representatives and others at the site on Wednesday which will house the Bedford Rowing Lake near Willington. Read more on Bedfordshire On Sunday.

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Pulling Together

Mayor Dave Hodgson insight into the rowing lake   On Wednesday this week I attended the formal start of landscaping for the Bedford Rowing and Watersports Lake. In fact, I even had the honour of planting the first tree!   Read more on  

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