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

Orchard Community Centre

Please note:    The Orchard Community Centre will be closed to all members of the public on the 15/16 January 2017 due to essential maintenance work.  The decision was made due to health and safety reasons and we apologise for any inconvenience caused. 



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.



Biggleswade Town Council currently has the following staff vacancies: 

 Closing date for applications: Thursday 28th September 2017.


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


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


Please be advised that if you or anybody that you know would like to renew or enquire about bus passes, these are administered by Central Bedfordshire Council at the Job Centre Plus on the High Street, Biggleswade.

  • Christmas and New Year Collection for Refuse and Recycling - NEW
  • 2018 Grants 
  • Essential A1 Roadworks (Overnight): Commencing  4 December 2017 -  29 January 2018 
  • Biggleswade Walk 4 Health: Classes 
  • Teenage Market: Saturday 16 December 2017 @ 10:00 am onwards 
  • Working with Children Course: Commencing February 2018 
  • NWG Online Safety Guidelines 
  • Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor 
  • Vacancy - Central Bedfordshire Orchestra 
  • Kerbside collection of household garden waste will be suspended across Central Bedfordshire over the winter months  
  • Annual Audit 2016/17 
  • Biggleswade Parking Restrictions