Renhold News & Events

Please note the addition of the Calendar below. I will include any events that you write and request for inclusion on the Calendar.

STOP PRESS (non-repeating events, also listed in the Calendar below)
2016 05 30: Website goes 'live'.
Reminder: You (personally) can sell, give away or request an item on this site. See the 'Sell/give/want' section under the Voice tab.
2016 11 28: I am absolutely delighted to bring you 'The Diary of a Quilt', the story of how Renhold Stitchers won the Bedfordshire Villages 
                    Quilting competition in 1994/95. Read the whole story here.
     >     Received info re launch of the Volunteer River Wardens Scheme which will cover Renhold Brook. See letter and details here.
     >     A Bulletin re: how, where and when one may view Planning Applications is available here.
     >    Cllrs Quince & Gribble's Report on Mayor Dave's 'Roadshow' visit to the Village is here and my photos and commentary are here.
     >    Letter received from Mayor Dave following representations made to him at the 'Roadshow' event. See it here.
Reminder: If you would like to be added to the BBC planning policy consultation database and receive notifications about the ongoing preparation of the
                   Local Plan 2035 and other policy documents, please email planningpolicy@bedford.gov.uk.
     >    The Parish Council report for 2016/17 is here and a plea for assistance with preparing documents re the 2035 Plan can be found here.
2017 09 21: An update to Peter Norris' documentation re: the Cranbourne Gardens Broadband campaign has been uploaded. Go here.
NOTE: Future Parish Council Meetings are scheduled for: 23/5/18, 20/6/18 & 25/7/18.
NOTE: The full Mobile Library Timetable may be found here. There are some useful times/locations on Saturdays too!!!
2017 10 23: A note regarding receiving the Parish Council Newssheet by email is here.
2017 10 27: Re-worked the 'Local Gov't' Tab. Renamed it 'Community' and included a new 'Volunteering' page.
2017 11 30: A selection of the Flower Arrangements at the 2017 All Saints Flower Festival added under the 'Photos' tab.
NEW: A photo (taken by Tony Ploszajski) of our beautiful Parish Church in the December snow may be seen here.
NEW: PC Charlotte Norris has replaced PC Kerry Jones as the Police Constable with responsibility for Renhold. See note here.
NEW: The Bulky Waste Skip will be in Renhold 19th & 20th May 2018, 08:30am to 12:30pm. Full details here!
NEW: swingsters.co.uk are holding a series of Tea Dances at the Village Hall throughout the year. See poster here. Website here.
NEW: The Parish Council's draft response to the latest version of the Bedford Borough Council's Local Plan 2035 is here.
NEW: 450+ Responses to the 2035 Local Plan were delivered from Renhold to the Council on Wednesday 28th! Huge!!!
NEW: Report of the April WI Meeting and AGM is here.
YOUR ATTENTION PLEASE! Mr Richard Miller is raising money to provide a clean water borehole in Kenya! Read all about it (and more) here.
NEW: Renhold is honoured and delighted that Mr Julian Polhill has been appointed High Sheriff of Bedfordshire. Photos here!
The St Andrews Church, Bedford Spring Belief Course 'Shaping the World Today' begins 25th April. Four Wednesdays, 8pm-9:30pm. Details here
The Friends of All Saints Church, Renhold present a Choral Concert by the Alma Singers on 8th June at 7pm. Poster here.
NEW: The May edition of the Renhold Village Magazine is available here. Enjoy!
2018 04: The School has provided a full report and lots of photos regarding their recent Science Week. See it all here.
Comedy fans: you won't want to miss Iain Stirling's 'U OK Hun? X' at 8pm on 10th May at the Corn Exchange. See here.
The 2018 programme of evening summer walks is announced. Starting 21st June, see the poster here.
The St Albans Diocese has announced its Pilgrimage Programme for 2019/20. See the website here.
NEW: An important update re the 2015 Plan is here.
NEW: The next Parish Council Meeting is at 7:30pm on Wednesday 23rd May in the Village Hall. Agenda here. 12/4/18 Minutes here
NEW: A further update regarding Superfast Fibre Broadband in Cranbourne Gardens is here.
NEW: Bad News about the Walk in Centre. See the note here.
Real authors coming to our libraries! Details here.

Other events in Bedford and surrounding areas may be found here: http://www.lovebedford.co.uk/events/ or here: https://www.bedfordcornexchange.co.uk/outdoorevents/.