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Crackers, Baubles & Birds

Crackers, Baubles & Birds

Wednesday 13 December 2017

A Christmas craft bonanza workshop for preschool children!

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Make & Take - Cookie Dough (primary school age)

Make & Take - Cookie Dough (primary school age)

Wednesday 13 December 2017

A great session to get children more confident with making, handling and preparing food.

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Creating Your Vision

Creating Your Vision

Wednesday 13 December 2017

In this workshop we will create an action orientated vision board – full of words and statements that truly give clarity to where you are going

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Christmas Drop in Day

Christmas Drop in Day

Thursday 14 December 2017

Meet Team Select at Select Travel Holidays for a mince pie (or two), a glass of bucks fizz and some festive cheer.

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ELIZA CARTHY & THE WAYWARD BAND

ELIZA CARTHY & THE WAYWARD BAND

Thursday 14 December 2017

The Wayward Band were first assembled in 2013 by English traditional folk powerhouse Eliza

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Meet the Brewer

Meet the Brewer

Thursday 14 December 2017

Mini beer masterclasses, 2 pint steins and free tastings!

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Be Mindful!

Be Mindful!

Thursday 14 December 2017

Treat yourself to some ‘me’ time amidst all of the Christmas chaos!

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It's Christmas! At Bedford Central Library

It's Christmas! At Bedford Central Library

Friday 15 December 2017

Festive fun & get together. A Down Memory Lane event.

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Bedford Corn Exchange Christmas Party

Bedford Corn Exchange Christmas Party

Friday 15 December 2017

Bedford Corn Exchange 70s and 80s Mixed Christmas Party

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Traditional Nine Lessons and Carols

Traditional Nine Lessons and Carols

Saturday 16 December 2017

Traditional Nine Lessons and Carols at St Pauls Church

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Bedford Choral Society Christmas Carols

Bedford Choral Society Christmas Carols

Saturday 16 December 2017

Christmas Carols at the Corn Exchange

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The Mighty Hub Whipley

The Mighty Hub Whipley

Saturday 16 December 2017

Live music at The Kings Arms

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Civilised Sundays at Brewhouse & Kitchen

Civilised Sundays at Brewhouse & Kitchen

Sunday 17 December 2017

Serving roasts from midday (when they’re gone they’re gone)

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Christmas Gothic

Christmas Gothic

Sunday 17 December 2017

Come in from the cold and enter into the Christmas spirit as a dark and spectral woman tells haunting tales of the festive season…

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Brewhouse & Kitchen Quiz Night

Brewhouse & Kitchen Quiz Night

Monday 18 December 2017

Join us from 8pm. We’ll see you at the bar!

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Crackers, Baubles & Birds

Crackers, Baubles & Birds

Tuesday 19 December 2017

A Christmas craft bonanza workshop for preschool children!

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Neil Sands Christmas Memories

Neil Sands Christmas Memories

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Neil Sands and his brilliant west end cast are back with their 2017 Christmas production

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Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Including carols chosen by the last surviving chorister from the first ever broadcast from King’s College, Cambridge in 1928

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Community Carols

Community Carols

Wednesday 20 December 2017

Join Bunyan Meeting for carols with coffee and mince pies!

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Christmas Table Decoration Workshop

Christmas Table Decoration Workshop

Wednesday 20 December 2017

Create your own stunning, individual handmade table centre to be pride of place on your table or as a gift.

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Dream Workshop

Dream Workshop

Wednesday 20 December 2017

This two hour workshop will provide fascinating insights on the subject of dreaming and strategies for healthy sleep.

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Mini Map Makers (primary school age)

Mini Map Makers (primary school age)

Thursday 21 December 2017

Learn how maps are made and how to fit the round world on a flat bit of paper!

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Childrens Craft Workshop

Childrens Craft Workshop

Thursday 21 December 2017

Craft workshops for children on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd December at 1844 Coffee Company

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Meet the Brewer

Meet the Brewer

Thursday 21 December 2017

Mini beer masterclasses, 2 pint steins and free tastings!

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Children's Craft Workshop

Children's Craft Workshop

Friday 22 December 2017

Craft workshops for children on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd December at 1844 Coffee Company

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RnB Nation at Empire

RnB Nation at Empire

Friday 22 December 2017

A night dedicated to 90s, 00s and todays RnB, Hip Hop and Dancehall

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Christmas Crafts for Children

Christmas Crafts for Children

Saturday 23 December 2017

Christmas Crafts for Children from 2-4pm, followed by a Christingle service in the Basement at Bunyan

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Crib Service at St Peters Church

Crib Service at St Peters Church

Sunday 24 December 2017

An interactive service where children can take part in the story

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Children's Crib Service

Children's Crib Service

Sunday 24 December 2017

Children’s Crib service with dramatic readings at St Pauls Church

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Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Sunday 24 December 2017

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols by candlelight at Bunyan Meeting, followed by coffee and mince pies

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Midnight Mass

Midnight Mass

Sunday 24 December 2017

Midnight Mass at St Pauls Church

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Midnight Mass at St Peters

Midnight Mass at St Peters

Sunday 24 December 2017

Midnight Mass at St Peters Church

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Christmas Day Parish Communion

Christmas Day Parish Communion

Monday 25 December 2017

Christmas Day Parish Communion at St Peters Church

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Family Eucharist for Christmas Day

Family Eucharist for Christmas Day

Monday 25 December 2017

Family Eucharist for Christmas Day at St Pauls Church

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Christmas Day Family Service

Christmas Day Family Service

Monday 25 December 2017

Join Bunyan Meeting for a Christmas service at the heart of the community

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27th Dec-1st Jan: Dick Whittington

27th Dec-1st Jan: Dick Whittington

Wednesday 27 December 2017

Bedford Pantomime Company present “Dick Whittington” at the Corn Exchange from 27th December 2017 to 1st January 2018

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Meet the Brewer

Meet the Brewer

Thursday 28 December 2017

Mini beer masterclasses, 2 pint steins and free tastings!

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New Year's Eve Parish Communion

New Year's Eve Parish Communion

Sunday 31 December 2017

New Year’s Eve Parish Communion at St Peters Church

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New Year's Eve at The Flute

New Year's Eve at The Flute

Sunday 31 December 2017

Masquerade ball at The Flute Wine bar & lounge.

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27th Dec-1st Jan: Dick Whittington

27th Dec-1st Jan: Dick Whittington

Monday 1 January 2018

Bedford Pantomime Company present “Dick Whittington” at the Corn Exchange from 27th December 2017 to 1st January 2018

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Meet the Brewer

Meet the Brewer

Thursday 4 January 2018

Mini beer masterclasses, 2 pint steins and free tastings!

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Cinderella: Panto at Bedford Swan

Cinderella: Panto at Bedford Swan

Saturday 6 January 2018

Join us at The Bedford Swan for Afternoon Tea with the family and the magic of Cinderella performed in this historic Bedford hotel.

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Civilised Sundays at Brewhouse & Kitchen

Civilised Sundays at Brewhouse & Kitchen

Sunday 7 January 2018

Serving roasts from midday (when they’re gone they’re gone)

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Brewhouse & Kitchen Quiz Night

Brewhouse & Kitchen Quiz Night

Monday 8 January 2018

Join us from 8pm. We’ll see you at the bar!

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Philharmonia Orchestra: Carnival in Prague

Philharmonia Orchestra: Carnival in Prague

Friday 2 February 2018

Paavo Järvi conducts a programme exploring the stunning musical landscapes of Czech composer Antonin Dvořák.

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Only Fools and 3 Courses

Only Fools and 3 Courses

Saturday 10 February 2018

Join us for the Dinner event of the year, which combines fine food and Comedy action, served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.

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Allo Allo Comedy Dining Experience

Allo Allo Comedy Dining Experience

Friday 16 March 2018

Welcome to Renée and Edith’s restaurant – but you may have chosen a bad night…

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Philharmonia Orchestra: The Young Mozart

Philharmonia Orchestra: The Young Mozart

Tuesday 20 March 2018

A glimpse into an 18th-century world of jubilant trumpets, spirited dance tunes and elegant romance

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Philharmonia Orchestra: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

Philharmonia Orchestra: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

Saturday 7 April 2018

A no-holds-barred musical autobiography, drenched in melody.

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Only Fools and 3 Courses – The Sequel

Only Fools and 3 Courses – The Sequel

Saturday 21 April 2018

The Bedford Swan is pleased to bring you the sequel to Only Fools and 3 Courses a completely different dining experience.

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Philharmonia Orchestra: Passion & Poetry

Philharmonia Orchestra: Passion & Poetry

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Rising-star conductor Christoph Altstaedt brings a programme of romantic 19th-century storytelling — both operatic and symphonic — to the Corn Exchange stage.

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The Wedding Reception comedy experience

The Wedding Reception comedy experience

Friday 18 May 2018

A comedy experience promising to love, honour and disarray! Cue uninvited guests, misbehaving family and secrets better left in the closet.

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AbFab The Comedy Dining Experience

AbFab The Comedy Dining Experience

Friday 25 May 2018

Three of the best actresses in the land give a performance that will not be forgotten, adult humour is involved.

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Only Fools and 3 Courses

Only Fools and 3 Courses

Saturday 16 June 2018

Join us for the Dinner event of the year, which combines fine food and Comedy action, served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.

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