South of the River
The area is located to the south of the River Great Ouse around Bedford St Johns Station and comprises of four sites - Kingsway Triangle, Melbourne Street, Britannia Road and Elstow Road extending over 15.5ha.
The illustrative masterplan for the area the South of the River site identifies a number of potential development opportunities which could account for a significant development capacity.
c. 875 homes
450sqm retail space
1 new primary school
1 new community building
1 remodelled civic building
A workshop with 60 local residents was held at the beginning of May 2020. The presentation from the workshop can be found on the Downloads page.
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