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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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Bedford Going For Gold

Bedford Borough Council’s Sport, Fitness Health and Well being initiative, Project iVita, hosted a Keynote Seminar on Business Opportunities arising from the Bedford Rowing Lake Project on Thursday. The speakers were Chris Watts, Chief Executive of the Governments delivery body, Renaissance Bedford, Tony Talbot, Managing Director of the Marston Vale Community Forest, Ian Peck of …

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Newsletter – November 2007

IT BEGINS… Following the planning consent granted in July 2006 and acquisition in the same year of 300 acres of land at Grange Farm, Willington by Marston Vale Trust, work is progressing on both the international standard rowing training lake and the first 3 kilometres of footpath areas over what will be a 2000 acre …

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