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UPDATE:  DRAFT PARKING ORDER - PLEASE NOTE THE CONSULTATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED 

Please click here to see the full documentation of the Draft Parking Order 


 BIGGLESWADE TOWN COUNCIL  

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Biggleswade Town Council is the Local Council serving the town of Biggleswade in Bedfordshire.  Biggleswade Town Council is responsible for several aspects of the town, including markets, cemeteries and many of the town’s parks and recreation grounds. Biggleswade Town Council also provides allotments for residents and issues annual community grants to worthwhile causes. For further information on each of these services please follow the appropriate links on our website.    

Please follow this link for Services and Responsibilities.

Biggleswade Town Council holds two full Council meetings per month, as well as several Committee meetings throughout the year. For further information regarding meeting dates, agendas and minutes, as well as information about your local Councillors, please follow this link COUNCIL.

The Unitary Authority for Biggleswade is Central Bedfordshire Council. Central Bedfordshire Council is responsible for services such as: waste services; street lighting; highways; and planning applications.  For further information on each of these services (and more) please follow the appropriate links on our website or click here: Central Bedfordshire Council.

Biggleswade Town Council are looking to the future in a positive manner and are eagerly anticipating the challenges to be faced when providing a comprehensive and equitable service to the residents of the town.

We have now taken over The Orchard Community Centre, Kings Reach.  For further information please click here: The Orchard.


NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

Parish of Biggleswade (Part) Ivel CLOSED


The following 7 items have been added to the Data Transparency (Constitution) page: 

- Item 13: Annual Report 2015/16
- Item 14: Report to Council - Local Government Award
- Item 15: Statement of Leadership
- Item 15: Statement of Value for Money
- Item 15: Statement of Management and Performance
- Item 15: Statement of Bio-diversity and Crime & Disorder
- Item 16: Biggleswade Green Infrastructure Plan


POLICY UPDATES

April 2017 - Access to:  Community Engagement Policy (Issue 2) 


*IMPORTANT INFORMATION*

Bus Passes - NEW

Please be advised that if you would like to renew or know of anybody who wishes to enquire about bus passes, these are administered by Central Bedfordshire Council at the Customer Services Desk, Job Centre Plus:

73 High Street
Biggleswade 
SG18 0JH


Tel No.: 0300 487 1844, or alternatively for additional information on 'Bus Passes' please go to the CBC WebsiteClick Here 

Working with Children - 
REMINDER

Please Click here: Working with Children is so Rewarding! 6-Week Course commencing Friday 9th February 2018 

The next 6-week course is commencing on Friday 9th February 2018 and will be held at the Bedfordshire Employment & Skills Service Room, Biggleswade from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm.  You will need to attend 1 session a week over the course of 6 weeks.


REGULAR UPDATES 

  • Ground Maintenance Opportunities: Closing Date Monday 5th February 2018 - NEW
  • Trinity Methodist Church: the Wandering Minstrels - Saturday 10th March @ 7:30 pm 
  • Email Alerts CBC: Cheering Volunteering Awards - Nominations by 2 April 2018 
  • Email Alerts CBC: Fake Government Grants offered to residents and business 
  • Have Your Say - Budget 2018: Responses by Monday 29 January 2018 
  • Volker Fitzpatrick Road Works Summary: Monday 22 January - Sunday 28 January 2018 - NEW
  • Biggleswade & District Camera Club: Tounching the Light Thursday 25th January 2018 - NEW
  • Shaping where you Live 2035 - Local Plan: Responses by Thursday 8 February 2018 
  • Collection of household garden waste will be suspended across Collection of Central Bedfordshire over the winter months
  • 2018 Grants 
  • Essential A1 Roadworks (Overnight): Commencing  4 December 2017 -  29 January 2018 
  • NWG Online Safety Guidelines 
  • Vacancy - Central Bedfordshire Orchestra 
  • Annual Audit 2016/17 
  • Biggleswade Parking Restrictions