Circus of Illustration
Artists' collective, The Circus of Illustration are holding a new exhibition to celebrate the multitude of people who have been involved with them over...
Elstow
A £750,000 appeal to build a community hall from the ruins of Hillersden Hall next to the historic Elstow Abbey Church is being launched this weekend...
Edward Bawden: Architectural Elements at the Higgins Bedford
A new exhibition showcasing Edward Bawden's passion for architecture opens at The Higgins Bedford this Saturday (8 February). A reoccurring subject...
Music promoters ‘blender’ have selected four up-and-coming local bands to appear on a unique crowdfunded vinyl 4-track record - and they need the good people of Bedford and beyond to make it happen. The crowdfunding Kickstarter...
Panacea
A play about Bedford's Panacea Society will be performed at the Place Theatre at the end of this month, coinciding with the centenary of the secretive sect...
Rogan's Books
Rogan's Books on Castle Lane has come up with an imaginative way to celebrate Independent Bookshop Week (15-22 June) this week.
Panacea
After being closed for six months, the Panacea Museum and gardens reopened to the public on Thursday (24 September). In line with government...
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...
If you’re one of the 7.65 million people who sat down on Sunday night to watch the BBC adaptation of His Dark Materials, you will recognise Bedford-based Sam Gilbey’s latest illustrations. The artist has created the...
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...
Bedford NICE Wonder Woman
Now in its sixth year, the NICE comic convention returns to Bedford Corn Exchange on 7 and 8 September. Founded in 2013, the comic and arts convention...
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...