Gallery: Festival of Lights brings communities together

The annual festival of Lights was held in Bedford on Sunday (November 8).

Organised by the Bedford Indian Community, the Diwali celebration aims to bring communities together, encourage better understanding of the town’s diverse cultures and promote harmonious co-existence.

The Festival of Light.

The Festival of Light.

The event started with a parade at 2.30pm from the Tesco store in Midland Road and was followed by performances until 8pm at Bedford’s Corn Exchange.

>Pictures by June Essex.