Mayor Dave Hodgson starts his delayed 2021 ‘Village Tours’


Mayor Dave Hodgson will be starting the 2021 Village Tour on Saturday, September 18, with visits to Elstow, Kempston Hardwick, Stewartby, Cople, Willington and Great Barford.

The Village Tour will run until October 10.

Mayor Dave Hodgson said: “This year’s Village Tour was delayed due to the Coronavirus pandemic and I am glad that we are in a position to go ahead.

“I will be visiting villages across Bedford Borough to listen to residents’ views and answer any questions.”

This year Mayor Dave is also undertaking a Borough-wide survey which will be delivered to every home in the coming weeks.

This can also be filled in online at

The times and dates of when Mayor Dave will be visiting each village can be found online at

Mayor Dave also holds regular surgeries in Borough Hall, just call 01234 718620 for an appointment.