Council Services

Please contact the Town Council offices on 01582 708540 to discuss any of the following:

Democratic representation & management

  • Councillors
  • Town Mayor
  • Deputy Town Mayor
  • Town Mayors Christmas Cards and gift
  • Statutory consultatee for planning & licensing applications and other strategic policies
  • Civic events
  • Mayoral events

Recreation grounds & Pavilions including

  • Village Green, Kitchen Garden, Picnic Area,
  • Moore Crescent recreation ground,
  • Parkside recreation ground,
  • Tithe Farm recreation ground,
  • Orchard Close recreation ground.

Play areas

  • Village Green
  • Parkside recreation ground, including multi use games area
  • Tithe Farm recreation ground, including multi use games area & skate park
  • Orchard Close recreation ground

Sports facilities

  • Football
  • Cricket
  • Bowls

Open space

  • Windsor Drive
  • Dog Kennel Down & former railway line

Burial grounds

  • Houghton Regis Cemetery
  • All Saints churchyard

Street furniture

  • Noticeboards
  • Seats
  • Litter bins
  • Dog bins

 

Community events including

  • Pancake Race
  • Red Nose Day
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • May Fayre
  • Carnival
  • Pride of Houghton Awards
  • Santa’s Grotto
  • Christmas Lights Switch on
  • Fair visits
  • Circus visits

 Communications

  • Website
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Pnterest
  • Town Crier Newsletter (quarterly)
  • Town Guide (produced every other year)

Town Centre Public Toilets

Community Grants Scheme

Community Services

Community Safety.Funded by HRTC this is a high visibility policing initiative run by Bedfordshire Police

 

For issues regarding the below PLEASE CONTACT Central Bedfordshire Council on 0300 300 8000 or www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

  • Highways

  • Street lights

  • Parking

  • Road signs

  • Road/Street maintenance

  • Council Tax

  • Housing

  • Education services

  • Social Services

  • Waste, Fly Tipping

  • Travel (bus passes)

Other service providers website:       

Bedfordshire Police                            http://www.bedfordshire.police.uk/

Bedfordshire Fire Service                   http://www.bedsfire.com/

Bedfordshire Ambulance Service       http://www.eastamb.nhs.uk/

 

Last updated about 3 months ago