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Jess Glynne Bedford Park 2018
The company behind Bedford Park Concerts, LPH Concerts and Events (LPH), has announced that Eagle Brewery will be their headline sponsor for the next three years...
Rita Ora Live in Bedford Park banner 27 July 2019
Bedford Park Concerts, who are this year bringing Rita Ora, Café Mambo and their annual Bedford Park Proms to town this summer, have announced an ambassador programme...
Cafe Mambo Bedford Park Concerts banner
Bedford Park Concerts has announced its Friday night act for their 2019 summer concert series. In a flurry of social media activity this morning, the team behind...
Rita Ora Live in Bedford Park banner 27 July 2019
Rita Ora is coming to Bedford Park this summer as part of the Bedford Park Concerts weekend in July. The internationally renowned singer is playing a small tour...
Tom Grennanvideo
Tonight, Bedford-born Tom Grennan, will be performing at a sold-out Royal Albert Hall as part of the Teenage Cancer Trust's iconic annual takeover and his mum couldn't be...
Black Grape
Prior to their Bedford gig at Esquires (an intimate venue for them) the Bedford Clanger’s Lloyd Lugsden got to chat to Kermit, MC with Black Grape and verbal sparring partner to Shaun Ryder.
This Friday 15 March, the CC Smugglers will headline the Music for Lulu charity event at the Ent Shed, raising money for the Lulu's Fight Against Neuroblastoma campaign.
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https://youtu.be/gjW1CrQsc6g Bedford-based band, the CC Smugglers have become the latest musicians to suffer at the mismanagement of PledgeMusic, leaving them thousands of pounds in debt. The six-piece band, formed ten years ago by Richie Prynne, is well-known...
Esquires by Neil McCarty
Bedford's bands and musicians have been speaking about their love of Esquires and its importance in their own success...
Bedford Music club invites us to an evening of outstanding classical music featuring some of the most challenging piano pieces of all time...
Live music, theatre, performance, art and wresting. There really is something for everyone in Bedford this week! Independent Venue Week continues at Esquires...
Tim Burgessvideo
Bedford Esquires has been part of the Steve Lamacq's tour of independent venues this week as the BBC 6 Music presenter celebrates the UK's best live music venues for Independent Venue Week 2019. He's been speaking...