Friday, November 27, 2020
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...
Marks and Spencer External Corner
An independent charity is working with M&S to create opportunities for artists in some of the company's empty units. The former M&S in Bedford is among...
Max McMurdo Banksy
Max McMurdo, the Bedford-based furniture designer and TV presenter, is currently sharing the spotlight with Banksy at Sotheby's auction house...
Tara Gillen
Local photographer, Tara Gillen, has been selected as one of only 100 across the country to be part of a creative project that celebrates and pays...
The Pilgrim's Progress film poster
A new animated film of the Pilgrim's Progress will be screened in Bedford - the hometown of author John Bunyan - following a campaign backed by the Bedford...
Pilgrims Progress animation
A campaign is underway to persuade Cineworld Bedford to screen the new animated adaption of A Pilgrim’s Progress.  The film launches nationwide on Friday...
High-profile British artist and former Bedford Modern student, Alex Chinneck has unveiled three identical new public artworks across the UK titled: ‘Alphabetti Spaghetti’. The sculptures which appeared overnight in London, Margate and Sheffield, resemble traditional red...
Panacea
After being closed for six months, the Panacea Museum and gardens reopened to the public on Thursday (24 September). In line with government...
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...
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...
R-100 and R 101 at Cardington
The Airship Heritage Trust is marking the 90th anniversary of the arrival of the airship R-100 at Cardington with a commemorative postal cover. On Monday, 16 December 1929, crowds of workers from the Royal Airship Works at Shortstown...
QP Parade
The popular Queens Park multi-cultural parade takes place on Saturday 29 June, featuring a spectacular sea creature centrepiece made of discarded plastic to highlight the importance of recycling.