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Live Nation and leading live music and event promoter Cuffe & Taylor have just revealed (Monday) that Avril Lavigne will perform her only South of England headline show at Bedford Park on Saturday, 29 June...
Bedford Park Concerts Saturday 2019
Rita Ora has pulled out of her headline spot at Bedford Park Concerts leaving organisers and fans devastated. The singer, who has recently performed at the Montreux...
George George Ezra at Finsbury Park Image Adam Scarborough
Bedford Park Concerts have announced the headline for their summer concert series 2023 will be multi-platinum-selling artist George Ezra. With three UK No.1 albums Wanted On Voyage (2014)...
Sting at Bedford Park Concerts 2023 Image: Gina Marszalek
Bedford Park Concerts 2023 is bigger than ever, with world-class acts coming to Bedford for the Bedford Park Concerts summer series. Send us your pictures from the night and we'll feature them...
Sir Tom Jones is confirmed to perform live at Bedford Park in July 2024
Tom Jones and James are the latest two headliners confirmed for the first-ever Bedford Summer Sessions taking place in Bedford Park in July 2024. On Thursday, 4 July, Sir Tom Jones will return to Bedford...
George Ezra in Bedford Park June 2023 Image: Bedford Park Concerts
I must confess I'm not the biggest George Ezra fan, what I mean is, I like his music and sing along to his songs when they're on the radio but he's not in my top ten favourite musicians and I don't know much...
Ocean Colour Scene
Bedford Park Concerts have announced their Saturday night act completing their line up for their 2021 concert series. Indie and MOD favourites Ocean Colour Scene will be at Bedford Park on 31 July...
German techno act, SCOOTER
Bedford is set to party with an unforgettable feast of dance, techno and rave goodness this summer when SCOOTER, one of the world’s biggest techno acts headlines...
The family of a Bedford woman who died in February have described how it felt to hear a tribute to her from Eddie Vedder, the lead singer of her favourite band, Pearl Jam. Donna Goggins...
Sting is coming to Bedford Park on 24 June. Image: Martin Kierszenbaum
British music legend, Sting, is coming to Bedford Park this summer as part of the Bedford Park summer concert series on Saturday, 24 June 2023. This is the second summer season gig...
Nile Rogers and CHIC, Jess Glynne and Sophie Ellis-Bextor are among the superstar acts confirmed for next year's concert series in Bedford Park. The newly-branded Summer Sessions replace the long-running...
The Oakley Arms in Harrold might seem like an unlikely place for Paul McCartney to debut one of the Beatles' biggest hits, but 43 years ago, that's exactly where Hey Jude was heard for the very first time...