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  • Councillor Vacancy June 26, 2019

    A Councillor vacancy has become available and will be filled by co-option. Town Councillor Vacancy Information

  • Langenshonsheim Mosaic Workshops June 24, 2019

    The mosaic workshops will take place on Friday 5th July from 12pm until 6pm and Saturday 6th July from 10am until 4pm.

    If you would like to participate in making part of the mosaic please ring the Town Council office on 260086 or email to: pottoncounciladmin@btconnect.com to book a one hour time slot.

    Everyone attending will need to wear closed in shoes. Eye protection will be supplied if you do not wear glasses. Children attending will need to be accompanied by an adult at all times.

  • Proposed Temporary Road Closure – Everton Road, Tempsford, Everton Hill, Everton June 8, 2019

    Central Bedfordshire Council Highways has advised that there will be a temporary road closure at Everton Road, Tempsford, Everton Hill, Everton for Asset Inspection.

    The closure will be in place from Monday 29th June 2019 to 30th June 2019 between the hours of 23:00 – 08:00 lifted daily. 

    The diversion route :  Head south-east on Tempsford Road, Continue onto Everton Hill, Everton Hill turns slightly left and becomes Tempsford Road. Turn right onto Sandy Road, continue onto Everton Road, Continue onto Swaden.  Turn right onto Potton Road/B1042, Go through 2 roundabouts, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Bedford Road/B1042, At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto London Road/A1, Continue to follow A1. Take the exit towards Blunham. Turn right at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit, Turn right onto Tempsford Road vice versa. Please see map for affected route and diversion route.

  • Proposed Temporary Road Closure – Everton Road, Tempsford & Everton Hill, Everton May 28, 2019

    Central Bedfordshire Council Highways has advised that there will be a temporary road closure at Everton Road, Tempsford, Everton Hill, Everton for Asset Inspection.

    The length affected will be 50m either side of the level crossing.  Please see below further closure dates for this road closure.

    Monday 10th – Thursday 13th June 2019 – 23:00 – 05:30 hrs

    Thursday 13th June 2019 – 09:00 – 15:00 hrs

    Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th June 2019 – 23:00 – 08:00 hrs

    Saturday 6th – Sunday 7th July 2019 – 23:00 – 08:00 hrs

    Saturday 20th – Sunday 21st July 2019 – 23:00 – 06:00 hrs

    Sunday 21st July – 22nd July 2019 – 23:00 – 06:00 hrs

    The diversion route is: Head south-east on Tempsford Road, Continue onto Everton Hill, Everton Hill turns slightly left and becomes Tempsford Road.  Turn right onto Sandy Road, continue onto Everton Road, continue onto Swaden, Turn right onto Potton Road/B1042, Go through 2 roundabouts, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Bedford Road/B1042, At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto London Road/A1, Continue to follow A1. Take the exit towards Blunham. Turn right  at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit, At the roundabout, take the 1st exit, Turn right onto Tempsford Road vice versa.  Please see map for affected route.

  • Temporary Closure of Footpath No.4 February 22, 2019

    Central Bedfordshire Council Highways has given notice of the temporary closure of Footpath No.4  which runs between Biggleswade Road and Sutton Mill Road.  The closure is expected to take place from 11th March to 11th September 2019. The alternative route for bridleway users while the closure is in operation will be Potton Bridleway No. 8. Please see map for affected route.

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