Category Archives: Dovecote

Biddenham Conservation Area review

We have now submitted to Bedford Borough Council the Friends of the Biddenham Village Pond’s response to the Biddenham Conservation Area Consultation Paper supporting the proposals for three extensions to the Area, in particular extension 2 to include the village pond … Continue reading

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30th anniversary events underway

Our special programme of anniversary events got underway on 25 April with a presentation to the Biddenham History Society on the history of carp ponds and dovecotes, including the village’s own, and also of some village personalities of yesteryear. It … Continue reading

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The mystery ladies

Would you like to know more about this photo and about some of the ladies in it? Then come along to our 30th anniversary pond presentation to the Biddenham History Society on Monday, 25 April at 8.00 pm in the … Continue reading

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When the Welsh came to Bedford

When the Welsh came to Bedford is a website about the Welsh troops who spent time in Bedford during the Great War, and we’ve added a link to it in other links in the right hand bar on a page. There is a … Continue reading

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In the dark but with some light

Thank you to everyone who visited our pond stand at the village show on Sunday. Beautiful weather and a big crowd, and a lot of interest in our display. But we weren’t able to put names to any of the … Continue reading

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