Have Your Say on The Sixth of May
Thursday 15th April
With the General Election set for Thursday 6th
May Bedford Borough Council is encouraging electors across the
borough to make sure they have registered to vote if they want to
have their say.
To make sure you able to take part in the
election you need to register to vote by Tuesday 20th April. If you
aren’t already on the electoral register you can download a form at
or call into Bedford Town Hall to pick up a copy.
Advice on getting registered to vote will also
be available from the electoral services team who will be in
Bedford Town Centre on Saturday 17th May from 9AM to 5PM. Everyone
visiting the team on their stall, at the hub in the Harpur Centre,
will be able to check they are on the register, apply to be
included on the register, apply to vote by post, apply for a proxy
vote and also ask for their details not to be available for
marketing purposes. A ‘Bluetooth’ messaging unit will also be
broadcasting in the area reminding people that they have until
Tuesday, 20th April to register in order to vote.
The result of the General Election counts for
Bedford and North East Bedfordshire Constituencies will be
announced following the election count after the close of polling
stations on Thursday 6th May.
To find out more about these elections visit