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Mayor Dave Hodgson will be visiting villages across Bedford Borough to listen to residents' views and answer any questions in this year's Village Tour.

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 www.mayordave.org.uk/HaveYourSay.

Village Date Time Place What3Words
Elstow Saturday 18th September 9.30am - 10.00am Near the junction of Wilstead Road and Medbury Lane ///gangs.raves.gifted
Kempston Hardwick Saturday 18th September 10.15am - 10.45am Near the junction of Manor Road and Ampthill Road ///link.enhancement.boost
Stewartby Saturday 18th September 11.00am - 11.30am Outside the Village Hall, Stewartby Way ///downcast.suspect.observe
Cople Saturday 18th September 4.30pm - 5.00pm at the junction of Grange Lane and Willington Road ///clocking.paths.pans
Willington Saturday 18th September 5.15pm - 5.45pm on Church Road, near the Village Hall ///during.snail.axed
Great Barford Saturday 18th September 6.00pm - 6.30pm On Silver Street near the school ///that.affirming.poetry
Renhold Sunday 19th September 9.30am - 10.00am near junction Green End and Becher Close ///yards.gender.chemistry
Wilden Sunday 19th September 10.15am - 10.45am on the High Street near the pub ///alongside.comfort.scribble
Ravensden Sunday 19th September 11.00am - 11.30am outside All Saints Church ///resembles.opposite.greyhound
Turvey Saturday 25th September 9.30am - 10.00am Carlton Road, near the Church ///material.notch.corrosive
Carlton Saturday 25th September 10.15am - 10.45am at The Moor, near the school ///trappings.reforming.helpful
Harrold Saturday 25th September 11.00am - 11.30am on the High Street by The Green /// palettes.surprises.downcast
Odell Saturday 25th September 1.00pm - 1.30pm at the green on the High Street ///pebbles.wades.rollover
Hinwick Saturday 25th September 1.45pm - 2.15pm by the phonebox & post box ///forwarded.kickers.rent
Farndish Saturday 25th September 2.30pm - 3.00pm by St Michael's Church ///replays.tributes.majors
Souldrop Saturday 25th September 4.30pm - 5.00pm on the green at the junction of the High Street and Chapel Lane ///parties.condition.ripples
Wymington Saturday 25th September 5.15pm - 5.45pm on Church Lane, outside Memorial Hall next to St Lawrence Church ///latitudes.rooster.desktops
Podington Saturday 25th September 6.00pm - 6.30pm on the High Street outside St. Mary the Virgin Church ///nail.firelight.prefected
Stagsden Sunday 26th September 9.30am - 10.00am on the High Street, near The Royal George ///wording.geese.inflates
Bromham Sunday 26th September 10.15am - 10.45am near the junction of Village Road and Molivers Lane ///glorified.venue.pausing
Biddenham Sunday 26th September 11.00am - 11.30am near the War Memorial on the main road ///steep.upper.snowy
Roxton Sunday 26th September 1.00pm - 1.30pm at the High Street near junction with School Lane & Park Road ///functions.gashes.minerals
Colmworth Sunday 26th September 1.45pm - 2.15pm at Church Road, near the church ///picked.skim.tigers
Chawston & Colesden Sunday 26th September 2.30pm - 3.00pm Notice board by crossroads, Colesden Road & Roxton Road ///calm.cadet.oblige
Little Barford Sunday 26th September 4.30pm - 5.00pm Barford Road, near Alington Top Farm ///undivided.helps.personal
Wyboston Sunday 26th September 5.15pm - 5.45pm Rookery Road near junction with Swallowfield ///nutrients.amicably.seagulls
Pertenhall Saturday 2nd October 9.30am - 10.00am Swineshead Road near Village Hall ///both.costs.vans
Swineshead Saturday 2nd October 10.15am - 10.45am on the High Street near the Church ///serenade.fumes.secretly
Riseley Saturday 2nd October 11.00am - 11.30am on High Street near Gold Street ///bluffing.cucumber.deeply
Shelton Saturday 2nd October 1.00pm - 1.30pm near the junction at village sign ///played.imprints.adjusted
Lower Dean Saturday 2nd October 1.45pm - 2.15pm on the High Street near the bridge ///booklets.overdone.stump
Upper Dean Saturday 2nd October 2.30pm - 3.00pm on the High Street, near the school ///launcer.bonds.unspoiled
Knotting Saturday 2nd October 4.30pm - 5.00pm on Melchbourne Road, outside St Margaret of Antioch Church ///ejects.cone.acclaimed
Melchbourne Saturday 2nd October 5.15pm - 5.45pm near Knotting Road and Park Road junction ///forgotten.fled.executive
Yielden Saturday 2nd October 6.00pm - 6.30pm on Church Lane ///dignitary.paper.change
Cotton End Sunday 3rd October 9.30am - 10.00am on Wood Lane near the junction with Hall Way ///lobby.fuel.apples
Shortstown Sunday 3rd October 10.15am - 10.45am in Beauvais Square ///beside.deeply.regard
Cardington Sunday 3rd October 11.00am - 11.30am at The Green ///cleanest.shadow.safari
Duloe Sunday 3rd October 1.00pm - 1.30pm site of Village Hall, Woodhouse Lane ///jukebox.evenley.decorator
Staploe Sunday 3rd October 1.45pm - 2.15pm Near Parish Notice Board on the main road ///pedicure.curl.slave
Little Staughton Sunday 3rd October 2.30pm - 3.00pm at Gray's Grove off the High Street ///envoy.float.guardian
Bletsoe Sunday 3rd October 4.30pm - 5.00pm at the layby near St Mary's Church, The Avenue ///bathtubs.paradise.diamonds
Milton Ernest Sunday 3rd October 5.15pm - 5.45pm on Radwell Road near Huntsmans Way ///mixers.developed.swordfish
Clapham Sunday 3rd October 6.00pm - 6.30pm at the shopping parade on the High Street ///fancy.name.studio
Keysoe Saturday 9th October 9.30am - 10.00am Keysoe Row East - near Kymbrook Lower School ///firework.chuckling.vacancies
Bolnhurst Saturday 9th October 10.15am - 10.45am Near the junction of Kimbolton Road and School Lane ///fewer.earl.wriggle
Thurleigh Saturday 9th October 11.00am - 11.30am Outside Village Hall, High Street ///door.bronzes.desiring
Wootton Saturday 9th October 1.00pm - 1.30pm Lorraine Road, near the Library ///detiment.dumpling.coining
Kempston Rural Saturday 9th October 1.45pm - 2.15pm Wood End Lane near junction with Tithe Road & Wood End Road ///unwraps.tailed.hinted
Great Denham Saturday 9th October 2.30pm - 3.00pm near junction of Mercia Road and Saxon Way ///case.property.refreshed
Wilstead Saturday 9th October 4.30pm - 5.00pm at the junction of Whitworth Way and Cotton End Road ///ballpoint.steep.calms
Oakley Sunday 10th October 9.30am - 10.00am at the junction of Reynes Drive and Station Road ///pace.ropes.starlight
Pavenham Sunday 10th October 10.15am - 10.45am by the junction of the High Street and Weavers Lane ///ordinary.ripples.lunching
Stevington Sunday 10th October 11.00am - 11.30am at the Church Road junction with Park Road ///dandelions.cherish.meanwhile
Radwell Sunday 10th October 1.00pm - 1.30pm Near Notice Board, junction of Felmersham Road & Radwell Road ///vaulting.plants.vanish
Felmersham Sunday 10th October 1.45pm - 2.15pm at the junction of High Road and Church End ///faded.crate.burglars
Sharnbrook Sunday 10th October 2.30pm - 3.00pm at the junction of Church Lane and High Street ///soil.forgiving.transit
Wixams Sunday 10th October 4.30pm - 5.00pm Near Lakeview Lower School ///tummy.model.global