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Bedford Borough Council is on the lookout for someone to run the Archers' Rest cafe in the heart of Great Denham. The tender for the cafe lease is open for applications until 5 July and...
A new world food supermarket has opened in Bedford, with an official visit from the Ghanaian Embassy's Head of Trade and Investment. Mr Papa Kow Bartels joined High Sheriff of Bedfordshire...
The new manager of Anytime Fitness Club in Bedford is hoping to inspire others to make fitness part of their lives, after discovering a passion for exercise completely changed her own life. Zaynah Musa had barely set foot in a gym...
Fiver Fest, the national celebration of independent businesses, returns to Bedford this weekend, with 79 participating shops, bars, cafes, restaurants and businesses creating some great offers for just £5...
This week sees the long-awaited full opening of Wells & Co's state-of-the-art Brewpoint and that's not the only cause for celebration as the pub company scooped three wins at the globally recognised...
The man behind Bedford Park Concerts and many other world-class events and concerts across the UK, has helped the planned Foxy Wings restaurant reach their stretch crowdfunding target...
The team at Foxy Wings and Beerfly were celebrating at the weekend after hitting their crowdfunder target of £20,000 in just three days. And not content to sit back on their laurels...
Bedford Town Centre
In the last 48 hours, two of our most popular stories have been about new businesses choosing Bedford to make bold, ambitious and dynamic change...
Debenhams
Debenhams has today confirmed that its store in Bedford is among the 27 that will close permanently at the beginning of May. The Bedford store will close on Tuesday 4 May, exactly two years after M&S closed its doors...
The launch of a new restaurant and bar at Riverside Bedford is one step closer, as its owners launch their crowdfunder at 7pm tonight (Wednesday). The collaboration between Foxy Wings and Beerfly will see...
A teacher-turned-businessman is at loggerheads with council environmental health officers over his bid to win a 4.30am entertainment licence for his Afro-Caribbean social club...
After much anticipation, Next has announced that its relocated store at the Interchange Retail Park will open to customers at 8.30am on Monday (12 April)...