Sunday, October 25, 2020

Business

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Brewpoint Wells & Co
Brew fans will get a taste of things to come at Wells & Co's new landmark home as they launch a pop up beer garden ahead of the grand opening...
Brewpoint's Brewteam
Brewing is well under way as Bedford's newest brewery, Well's and Co's Brewpoint, opens its doors to the public this week. The brewery has been slowly taking shape at Cut Throat Lane...
David Litchfield Esquires mural
The global coronavirus pandemic has hit some industries particularly hard, and live music is one of them. As one of the first businesses to close its...
Team Garrett
A year ago today we published the moving obituary of Richard Garrett, written by his wife of 26 years, Emma.  Richard had fought cancer for nine years, having been...
Robinson Pool
An email seen by the Bedford Independent confirms that Fusion Lifestyle, who manage leisure sites in Bedford, will be making redundancies across its...
Brewpoint Brewery Artists Impressionvideo
Brewpoint, the new flagship Bedford brewery, venue and home of Wells & Co in Fairhill, near Clapham is gathering momentum, and the Bedford Independent...
Harpur Centre
The manager of the Harpur Centre shopping centre has praised Bedfordians for respectfully observing new social distancing rules as shops reopened. The government relaxed lockdown guidelines, allowing non-essential retailers to re-open today (15 June). Retailers including Primark,...
Julie Horsman took over the role of manager at Bedford's Debenhams in February.
A former St Thomas More pupil has had her dream come true, after being made manager of Bedford's Debenhams  Julia, 30, has worked at eight Debenhams stores, including Oxford Street...
In response to the on-going coronavirus outbreak, two of Bedford's Iceland stores are adjusting their opening times and creating 'OAP' hours to help...
Supermarket
Following the announcement by Iceland earlier this week, more supermarkets are introducing measures to ensure their shelves stay stocked and vulnerable...
Five months after lockdown began, the Pavilion at the Park has now reopened and is under new management. Martin and Dawn, who also run Gallone's Ice Cream parlour, have...
Debenhams MK
As Debenhams confirms its Bedford store would be among 50 to reopen, the retailer has announced their Milton Keynes branch will permanently close. The department store...