Bedford Flea, Affordable Art and Local Produce Market is back for 2024. Image: Bedford Flea
It’s the most wonderful time of the year - yes, Bedford Flea season is back and we cannot wait to see what 2024 has in store for us! The first market of the year is on this Sunday, 12 May with organiser, Laura Holmes...
Life through Windows. Image: Chiara Mac Call
An exhibition of work by a photographer taken during her daily permitted hourly exercise will open at the Place Theatre on Bradgate Road next week. Between 24 March and 13 May 2020, Bedford-based...
The Ferris Wheel at this year's WinterWonderland in Bedford Park
The biggest real ice rink in the county and a 36m high Ferris wheel are just two of the attractions at Bedford's WinterWonderdland, due to open on Saturday, 25 November. The festive event is currently being...
Bedford Town Centre at Christmas. Image: Bedford Borough Council
Bedford Borough Council is inviting artists, performers, and storytellers to share the magic of the Christmas season and spread festive cheer across our community. A space in the...
DJ, producer, remixer and acid house trailblazer, Terry Farley is heading to Herd on St Cuthbert's Street later this month (Saturday, 24 November) for what is bound to be a very special night...
The latest season of talks from the Skeptics in the Pub kicks off next Thursday (26 September) with a fascinating look at town and city planning with world-renowned architectural and planning...
If you've been along Midland Road in the last few days, you'll have already seen the changes beginning to take place in number five. The former Virgin Media building was...
Empire Windrush
A Bedford-based charity dedicated to the legacy of Windrush descendants and the contribution of Caribbean migrants to the cultural diversity of Bedford has announced a series of free events to mark National Windrush Day...
Totally Locally's Fiver Fest is back in Bedford - once again serving up some great £5 offers and giving us all a great excuse to visit our favourite shops - and discover new ones. The event is a national celebration...
Controversial performer Katie Hopkins promoting her live show, Live Laugh Love
A third prospective venue for a comedy show by Katie Hopkins has pulled the plug on the event, citing fear of demonstrations by protesters outside the club. After cancellations by Bedford Corn...
As part of the weekend's Coronation celebrations, the independent businesses on St Cuthbert's Street will be welcoming visitors on Sunday to their very own street party. The St Cuthbert's Street Festival...
This week I was asked to contribute to an East Anglia tourist guide, highlighting must-see events taking place in Bedford throughout the year. It was an opportunity...