Have Your Say






Report It - Highways 


Click on the "report it" image to report highways issues like: 

  • Potholes
  • Drainage and flooding
  • Snow, ice and gritting
  • Pavements
  • Lorries
  • Signs and lines
  • Street lighting
  • Traffic signals


 Non Highways




Report It - Non Highways 


Click on the "report it" image to report other issues like: 

  • Anti Social Behaviour
  • Bins Waste
  • Birth/Death/marriage
  • Council Tax
  • Dog Fouling
  • Fly Tipping
  • Free school meals
  • Register to Vote
Have your say 


Have your say!


We need your feedback to help us improve the services we provide. We have a few very short questionnaires that won't take long to do.


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See our Agendas and Minutes for the following committees: 


For a list of meetings click here. All meetings are open to the public and include an 'Open Forum' where Wootton residents can address the parish council on issues relating to the village





For those that would like to know more about our parish council, check out our: -


Parish and Borough Councillor Surgery


Pop into the library on the first Saturday of the month between 11 am and 12 noon and speak to a Parish Councillor and/or Borough Councillor, John Wheeler.


The library is situated on Lorraine Road.

 Glass recycling


Attn:  All Residents!


Did you know there was a glass recycling unit on the car park at the recreation ground, Church Road?


Wootton Parish Council receives money from Bedford Borough Council for glass recycled through that unit - and passes 100% of the proceeds on to a local charity - Wootton Poor's Land Charity.  The charity helps residents of Wootton who are suffering financial hardship - so please use the facility and help increase the amount available to them.


To speak (in confidence) to a charity representative, please contact Judy Hemery (07988 801174) or Peter Ackroyd (01234 768391).

Library hours have changed!!!


Monday, Wednesday and Friday - (staffed) 2 pm - 5 pm;

Monday, Wednesday and Friday - (self service) 9 am - 2 pm;

Tuesday and Thursday - (staffed) 10 am - noon;

Tuesday and Thursday - (self service) noon - 5pm;

Saturday - (staffed) - 11 am - 1 pm;

Saturday (self service) - 9 am - 11 am and 1 pm - 4 pm.



Road Works - Borough

 Click on the map to see local road works

Click on map to see local road works
Road Closures within or near Wootton

Why:  Road resurfacing and crossing points (Zebra by lower school and Island between Post Office and Potters Cross junction)

Where:  Bedford Road (Cock Inn to Legstraps T junction)

When: 08:00 to 18:00 Monday 21 October to Wednesday 13 November, 2019.




PHASE 1 - Bedford Road (between Fields Road and Cause End Road)

WHEN: -   21 October for 5 days (08:00 to 18:00)

NOTE: -    Can all parked vehicles be moved before 08:00

PHASE 2 - Bedford Road (between Cause End Road and Keeley Lane)

WHEN: -   28 October for 24 days (09:00 to 15:00) Weekdays ONLY

NOTE: -    Can all parked vehicles be moved before 09:00

PHASE 3 - Roundabout on Bedford Road and Cause End Road

WHEN: -   27 October and the next 3 Sundays (10:00 to 16:00)

NOTE: -    No Parked cars within 30 mtrs of the roundabout

Temporary Road Closures

WHERE: - Hall End Road

WHEN: -   Sunday 1st December 2019 10:00  to 13:00 hours

NOTE: -    2019 Bedford Harriers Half Marathon road race

Footpath Closures

Footpath Closure No 1


Why: Enable the construction of the nearby housing development


Where: - See map click here


When: - 23rd July 2020


More info click here





Wootton Annual Report


  Read Wootton Annual Report 2018  
Wootton News


September 2019 June 2019 March 2019
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March 2018 December 2017 
 September 2017
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Future Development along A421


Are you aware that Bedford Borough Council and Central Bedfordshire Council have plans for further development along the A421?  It may not be within our parish of Wootton but it will affect Wootton nonetheless.  The areas in question are detailed below but essentially run from the M1 to Shortstown.




Over 14,000 homes and 322 hectares of Employment land. A hectare is about a full-size adult football pitch.



Click on the sign to see more details





Click to read about tackling Anti-Social Behaviour


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as compiled by

Jenny Fuller


Upcoming events

Wootton library - Storytime with Ted

Thursday 17 October 2019

Storytime with Ted  


Wootton Library - Bridge Club

Thursday 17 October 2019

Wootton Library - Bridge Club