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Bedford Park Concerts Saturday 2019
Rita Ora has pulled out of her headline spot at Bedford Park Concerts leaving organisers and fans devastated. The singer, who has recently performed at the Montreux...
Ocean Colour Scene
Bedford Park Concerts have announced their Saturday night act completing their line up for their 2021 concert series. Indie and MOD favourites Ocean Colour Scene will be at Bedford Park on 31 July...
Rita Ora
Rita Ora has issued an apology to fans after pulling out of her slot at this year's Bedford Park Concerts with just two weeks to go. In a statement the singer blamed the cancellation...
Olly Murs will be performing at Bedford Park Concerts 2021
Bedford Borough Council's sub-licensing committee has allowed common sense to prevail after they have given the go-ahead for Bedford Park Concerts 2021, despite objections from the...
The Oakley Arms in Harrold might seem like an unlikely place for Paul McCartney to debut one of the Beatles' biggest hits, but 43 years ago, that's exactly where Hey Jude was heard for the very first time...
3 St. Peter's Bar
A new private members club has opened in Bedford, bringing with it a touch of class and a warm welcome to anyone looking for something different on a night out. 3 St. Peter's has been...
Judge Jules and the crowd at Cafe Mambo at Bedford Park Concerts 2019. Credit Peter Hayes
The sound of Ibiza summers is coming to Bedford tonight as Café Mambo returns to Bedford Park. The iconic Balearic music collective will be bringing along legendary DJs including, Pete Tong…
Bedford Park Concerts Cafe Mambo - Credit Martin Mackay
Yes it was raining, yes there were 'last-minute' changes to the line-up but Bedford Park Concert organisers have put on another incredible weekend of live music in the town. The event began on...
Esquires by Neil McCarty
Bedford's bands and musicians have been speaking about their love of Esquires and its importance in their own success...
Olly Murs will be performing at Bedford Park Concerts 2021
Bedford Park Concerts continues tonight with the second of four gigs in their 2021 concert series. Tonight, pop-sensation and bloody nice bloke, Olly Murs will be performing in Bedford Park...
Bedford's Tom Grennan is heading back to his roots with two shows at Esquires this summer to promote his new album, Evering Road. The matinee and evening shows will take place on 14 August...
Esquires Room 2
Following a £22,000 investment, this Saturday (8 June) sees the launch of the refurbished ‘Room 2’ at Bedford Esquires and the completion of the Grade II listed venue’s...