Art, Culture & Exhibitions

“Oh yes it is!: It’s panto time at St Paul’s Christmas tree festival

St Paul's Christmas Tree Festival is back - oh yes it is! The annual event will open to the public on Wednesday 1 December and this year's theme is the traditional British pantomime...

Bedford designer nominated for national business advisor award

The super-talented designer responsible for the Bedford Clanger's latest re-brand is nominated in the E Nation awards and she needs our votes. Emma Lemon has been listed as...

What’s on Bedford: 11 November – 21 November 2021

The week has flown by and it's almost time to make your weekend plans. Here's our essential guide to what’s on in Bedford over the next couple of weeks, featuring our top tips...

Exhibition: ‘Blunt Blades’ new display at the Higgins Bedford

A new display, Blunt Blades, launches at the Higgins Bedford this week, exploring our complex relationship with knives. Created by visual artist, Arabel Lebrusan, the display...

Bedford artist brings the Beano to life at iconically chaotic Somerset House exhibition

A Queen's Park-based artist has brought the iconic Beano comic to life at a new exhibition at Somerset House in London. Beano: the art of...

What’s on Bedford: 4 November – 14 November 2021

Here's your essential guide to what's on in Bedford over the next couple of weeks. As ever, we've picked out our top tips for you from theatre, art, live music, comedy, shopping and more...

What’s on Bedford: 21 October – 31 October 2021

Need some weekend inspiration? As ever, we've picked out our top tips for you from theatre, art, live music, comedy, shopping and more for...

Relaunch of the Bedford Clanger’s essential ‘What’s on’ guide

This weekend, the Bedford Clanger is relaunching its essential 'What's on' guide, after an 18-month pandemic-induced break. The guide will be published every Thursday...

What’s on Bedford: 14 October – 23 October 2021

The weekend is nearly here and we've got you covered. As ever, we've picked out our top tips for you from theatre, art, live music, comedy, shopping and more...

Philharmonia Orchestra returns to Bedford for its Corn Exchange residency

For the first time since 2020, the Philharmonia Orchestra will be welcoming back audiences to Bedford Corn Exchange next month for a full season of world-class orchestral concerts...

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