Friday, 19 December 2014

Lots of Discussions on #WoodsideLink

An artist's impression for treatment of a retaining wall to face Sandringham Drive, Houghton Regis, is causing upset among Houghtonians.
Find updates on Woodside Link. Look for #Woodsidelink on Facebook, or Twitter.

https://twitter.com/search?q=%23woodsidelink

Plans on the Woodside Link Scheme, as approved, are here: http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/portal/searchresult.asp?appnumber=CB%2F14%2F04122

1. Follow discussion thread on here on 15 December 2014:
https://www.facebook.com/houghton.regis.news.desk/photos/a.398243747943.174062.290257647943/10152499774617944/?type=1&comment_id=10152506165767944&offset=0&total_comments=56&ref=notif&notif_t=photo_comment

2. Placed another discussion thread on here on 18 December 2014:
https://www.facebook.com/houghton.regis.news.desk/photos/a.398243747943.174062.290257647943/10152505778182944/


Discussion 1. Embeded here:



Discussion 2. Embedded here:


Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Frogmore Rd man had more than 2,000 'sordid' images of children on his computer.

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Sunday, 14 December 2014

Christmas Reading Mini-challenge #bedslibraries

Throughout the school holidays from 12th December 2014 to 6th January 2015, children are challenged to:
- borrow any three books you like from the library
(don't forget there are lots of suggestions for brilliant books on the Virtual Library website)
- hide away from the cold (and family) for a good read
- create or update your profile on the Summer Reading Challenge website
- when you've logged your third book, you’ll qualify for a virtual badge – and a secret video reward!

Watch this video of Cressida Cowell (author of How to Train Your Dragon) talking about the scheme.



There's more information for parents and carers on the Challenge Facebook page too.