Useful Links

Here you can find links to local services and organisations. If you don’t know which local authority or parish your home is in you can find it using this useful article from the April 2023 Wixams Newsletter: Mapping Out Wixams.

Please contact us if you find a dead link or would like something to be added to this page.

Local Authorities

Bedford Borough Council

01234 267422

Central Bedfordshire Council

0300 300 8301

Parish Councils

Wixams Parish Council

Elstow Parish Council (not currently live)

Stewartby Parish Council

Houghton Conquest Parish Council

Community & Development Links

L&Q Estates (master developer for Wixams) (run by L&Q Estates)

Wixams Retirement Village

Elstow Manor Care Home

Danecroft Residential Home

Wilstead Village website


Lakeview School (village 1)

Wixams Tree Primary (village 2)

Willow Grove Primary School (village 3) (currently under construction)

Wixams Academy

Local Bus Services and Timetables

Grant Palmer X44

Stagecoach 81

Check Your Bin Day

Bedford Borough Council: Check your bin day

Free Services

Bedfordshire Wellbeing Service

NHS Health Check

TCHC (Building Better Opportunities Partnership) – Get help finding work or setting up a business