Thursday, November 21, 2019
Home Going out Page 17

Going out

Bedford entertainment and leisure guide, when and where you want it. The Bedford Independent is your best guide for Bedford entertainment and leisure on mobile, tablet and desktop…

Bedforshire Clangersvideo
Today is Bedfordshire Day, the annual celebration of all that's great about our county. The first Bedfordshire day was held in 2015 following a public vote by the Friends of Bedfordshire Society to decide on a significant date...
BabyBird Stephen Jones
The Roar Club are bringing Babybird to Esquires on Saturday 1st December with the added bonus of Tony (whales and dolphins) Wright of Terrorvision as guest support.
Bedford Christmas Lights Fireworksvideo
Patient crowds were treated to a spectacular firework display last night as Bedford officially started the festive season with its Christmas Lights switch on celebrations over the River Great Ouse...
Father Christmas Harpur Centrevideo
The main man himself, Father Christmas, has been speaking to the Bedford Independent ahead of opening his grotto in the Harpur Shopping Centre tomorrow...
ELF Bromham Mill Bedford Film Festivalvideo
Bromham Mill Trust and Bedford Film Festival will bring some Christmas cinema cheer to Bromham with a special screening of family film 'Elf' on 8 December. 
On Sunday 25 November, The Higgins Bedford will take part in Museum Shop Sunday, an international event simultaneously taking place in 600 venues across 10 countries.   Following the mayhem of Black Friday, Museum Shop Sunday at...
Five years after its dramatic renovation and re-launch, the D'Parys pub has revamped its bar and menu in time for Christmas. Owner, Bedford-based family brewer Charles Wells, has created a bar area in front of the...
Brand New Heaviesvideo
https://youtu.be/SVCj9-36w5Y Pioneers of the London Acid Jazz scene, The Brand New Heavies, are coming to Bedford Corn Exchange next May. The band, who have lit up the UK music scene with a blend of jazz, funk and...
Avenue Q Sharnbrook Millvideo
https://youtu.be/WHdMeVRt7KU Sharnbrook Mill Theatre brings New York's favourite puppets to Bedford with Avenue Q The award-winning and outrageous comedy musical about a university graduate finding his way in New York City opens at Sharnbrook Mill Theatre on Tuesday. Humans and puppets come...
Gourmet Burger Kitchen
Gourmet Burger Kitchen has confirmed it will close 17 restaurants as Famous Brands, the company that owns Gourmet Burger King, files for a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA). While the plan still needs approval, the company has...
Frank Spackman
Frank Spackman was at the heart of Bedford’s theatre community for over thirty years. He joined Swan Theatre Company in 2005 for Blue Remembered Hills and soon established himself as a leading actor for the company with many...
Debbie Burrellsvideo
Debbie Burrells needs help to walk, has a feeding tube and is now losing her voice, as Motor Neurone Disease (MND) slowly weakens and destroys every muscle in her body, but she says...