Tuesday, September 22, 2020
John Bunyan boat
After months off the water, the John Bunyan Boat has announced a series of 'Socially Distanced Cruises' beginning on Bank Holiday Monday (31 August)...
Elev8
A team of young dancers from Bedford have fought off fierce competition and contended with a global pandemic to gain coveted places on Team England...
Higgins Bedford
The Higgins Bedford will be welcoming visitors back through its doors from Tuesday 25 August, after being closed for five months due to the coronavirus...
R100 on the Cardington Mast upon its return from Canada.
On this day 90 years ago, the R100 airship set off from Cardington Sheds, Bedford, to embark on its first Transatlantic flight to Canada. To commemorate this important step in aviation history...
The Small Drawing Room
A Bedford artist has opened a gallery in her house, to safely showcase local artists' work throughout lockdown.Shân Edwards teaches ceramics at...
Bedford-based artist, Martyn Burdon, has had his painting of Sir Lenny Henry accepted into this year's BP Portrait Award. It's the second time he's been...
BCA Airships
Bedford's historical association with airships will be celebrated with a programme of events and exhibitions later this year, thanks to Bedford Creative...
Jean-Luc Almond
Two local artists, with very different approaches to figurative art, have an exhibition opening today (Tuesday) at the Basement @ Bunyan...
Hometown tourist
We're often guilty of taking for granted what's right on our doorstep, and never more so than when it comes to the beauty of Bedford...
Simon Munnery
Ex-Baldessarre Gallery in Queens Park, Bedford is currently hosting the first ever art exhibition by alternative comedian Simon Munnery entitled...
The Bedford Clanger
Now in its ninth year, the Bedford Clanger was established to shine a light on the cultural life of Bedford, giving a platform to the artists, musicians...
Miles Jupp by Martyn Burdon
Bedford-based artist, Martyn Burdon, is exhibiting his latest work at the Contemporary British Portrait Painters Group show in London this March...