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  • Town businesses back Debbie

    04 October 2018

    Chatty Debbie Burrells is losing her voice as deadly Motor Neurone Disease takes over. Still able to speak, and laugh at a charity cake sale, Debbie now needs help walking – but she’s carrying on with her next fundraiser: A Cruise Night on January 12th 2019 at The Bedford Swan Hotel.

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  • StrEAT Feast a hit

    02 October 2018

    The first Bedford StreEAT Feast on Merchant Square, Riverside on Friday September 28th was a success DESPITE the town centre traffic being log-jammed due to police road closures.

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  • BIG Mac deal No 15 for Ismail

    02 October 2018

    BedfordBID supporter Ismail Anilmis started his McDonald’s franchise group in the High Street, Bedford. Now he is celebrating opening his 15th. A former member of the BID board, Ismail and team are great supporters of Love Bedford.

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  • High Street dentist “smiles” better with apprentice

    28 September 2018

    Careers in the fast-growing industry of dental health are now ‘open wide’ to those aged 16 and over at Bedford College – with the first “implant” being at High Street Dental in Bedford.

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  • New York winners just Love Bedford

    27 September 2018

    Local business owners Steve and Wendy Ivins are the winners of the fabulous trip to New York in the free prize draw run by Love Bedford.

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  • Changing times at Bedford

    25 September 2018

    The times they ARE a’changing in Bedford town centre – not least with Marks and Spencer now staying open until 7pm Monday to Friday, for a trial period until Christmas.

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  • Cocktail of investments

    25 September 2018

    An exciting investment in a more sophisticated night out in Bedford High Street has arrived with glamorous new cocktail bar.

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  • Lighting Up Bedford at Christmas

    21 September 2018

    Christmas is coming to town on November 22nd with Love Bedford and the 500+ businesses who are behind the BedfordBID (Business Improvement District).

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  • Fashion & Beauty 2018 magazine and £100 competition!

    19 September 2018

    Bedford has the brands which other High Streets have lost. We have a Debenham’s, Marks & Spencer, Next and the popular young stores like Primark and New Look. Find out more!

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  • Hattie - A star is born

    18 September 2018

    A star has been born with a beautiful baby and toddler wear shop in the Edwardian Arcade – with TV celebrities joining a VIP event.

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  • Royal hat’s off to Bluebird

    13 September 2018

    Bluebird hair salon is thriving under the guidance of super experienced stylist Salon Director Liz Isbell.

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  • Students love Bedford

    05 September 2018

    News that Bedford has been named the fourth best city in the UK for providing events for students, has been welcomed by Love Bedford, the marketing brand of the BedfordBID organisation which represents the town centre.

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  • Comic fans flock in

    04 September 2018

    Comic fans from around the UK flocked to seen international celebrities of the circuit at Jeff Chanal’s convention at the Bedford Corn Exchange.

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  • Hattie’s a new kid on the block

    01 September 2018

    Hattie & Co is the newest kid on the block when it comes to top designer clothing for children in Bedford.

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  • BID actions on BBC TV

    31 August 2018

    Activities arranged for businesses by the BedfordBID were shown on a BBC report into “Battle for the High Street”.

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  • Bedford Comic-Con

    30 August 2018

    Love Bedford is once again helping to bring comic book fans from around the world into town by supporting the annual NICE convention.

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