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A former Mark Rutherford and Sharnbrook pupil has wowed the judges on a Swedish TV talent show, reaching an audience of over 1 million people. Saxophonist, Dan Blaxx, 36...
Bedford book blogger James Cross is passionate about getting children reading and sharing his love for books that might have slipped under the radar. Ahead of World Book Day tomorrow (Thursday)...
This month, The Quarry Theatre is bringing some family-friendly fun to our screens, thanks to two streamed performances. On Saturday 20 February, magician Dave Alnwick...
Dancers from the Elev8 Studio in Bedford were surprised by their teachers and parents to find out they'd been selected for this year's Team England. The unsuspecting hopefuls were called to Zoom meetings which they thought were to discuss...
The University of Bedfordshire is marking LGBTQ+ History Month this February with a trio of remote events, including a Q&A with military pilot and transgender advocate, Caroline Paige...
Katy Hurt
For country singer Katy Hurt, music has always been a fundamental part of life. Having grown up in the US and arriving in England at the age of seven with a fully-formed passion for country music, she found herself...
To kick off LGBT+ History Month this February, the Higgins Bedford is holding a virtual evening of poetry, prose and personal recollections with LGBT+ Poet Laureate Trudy Howson...
One of the country’s most remarkable Victorian adventurers has been brought back to life in a thrilling new biography. Tales of swashbuckling courage made Colonel Frederick Burnaby a household name during the late...
The Godfather of the Manchester club scene, legendary DJ, Graeme Park is set to headline a Club Momacoca night of music and dancing in Bedford next September. The event, hosted at the bespoke venue, The Pinnacle, in the grounds of Howbury Hall...
A performer at the Bedfordshire Festival of Music, Speech and Drama.
Organisers of the Bedfordshire Festival of Music, Speech and Drama have said their 2021 event planned for March will still be going ahead. Performers are now urged to make sure they get their...
This month's theatre round-up by Paula Walker has a distinctly festive feel, with not one, but three adaptations of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol to choose from...
Tony Hadley and Sophie Ellis-Bextor have today been announced as the headliners for next year's Secret Summer Ball. The event will take place on Saturday 25 September...