Wednesday, May 27, 2020
March 2020 online sales
Bedford shops are finding that it's a lot easier to embrace modern technology and offer an online service to sell their products than they perhaps previously thought. The coronavirus pandemic...
Cllr Henry Vann
Town centre businesses are like a “coiled spring, ready to bounce back” once the coronavirus crisis is over, according to a leading councillor...
Bedford Borough Council has introduced monthly payments for car park season tickets at Queen Street and a number of other town centre car parks...
As town centres up and down the country continue to struggle, over fifty major retailers are calling on the Government to take steps towards fundamental...
Harpur Centre Brickhill Primary
Have you ever wondered what it takes to run Bedford’s Harpur Centre? Brickhill Primary pupils recently found out when they were given behind-the-scenes...
Beales closing down sale
It has been confirmed today that the Bedford branch of Beales will close within eight weeks, despite the joint administrators saying that they are still...
Seventh Heaven Cakes
A bakery in Bedford has created a finger lickin’ life size chicken bucket cake, complete with sides and a drink, as a birthday treat for one lucky...
At Cuthbert’s Arcade
St Cuthbert's Arcade, which opened following extensive renovations in Spring 2018, is up for sale with a guide price of over half a million pounds...
Beales closing down sale
The Bedford branch of Beales is advertising its closing down sale, despite assurances from the administrator that the store will continue to trade while...
Bedford town sign
Bedford’s Town Deal Board met for the first time on Monday 20 January to look at ways the town can bid for £25m of government regeneration money. In September 2019, the local government secretary, Rt Hon Robert...
Liam Senior
A known Bedford shoplifter has been served with a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO), preventing him from entering shops in the town centre. Liam Senior...
Beales
Beales has today announced it has gone into administration, after a buyer for the business was not found.The joint administrators at KPMG will continue...