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Bedford theatre company and writer tell William Wallace’s story

Bedford theatre company Peppermint Muse returns to The Place this week with a play inspired by the myth surrounding William Wallace.

Theatre and Comedy
Michael De Souza

Young stars get a chance to shine at Bedford jazz night

Some of London’s most creative young jazz musicians are coming to the White Horse in Bedford on Monday January 29.

Music
Inheaven

Inheaven and Dead! among Bedford Esquires' Independent Venue Week gigs

Esquires in Bedford is gearing up for Independent Venue Week with headline gigs by I Am Kloot’s John Bramwell, indie quartet Inheaven, Dead! who are out touring in support of their debut album and reggae legends Black Uhuru.

Music
The Post

REVIEW: The Post is a powerful celebration of the search for truth

Matt Adcock reviews The Post (12A), starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks

Arts
Eight bizarre food trends you’ll want to avoid in 2018

Eight bizarre food trends you’ll want to avoid in 2018

Forget pedestrian avocado toast and, frankly, dull doughnut burgers – according to the experts, 2018 has got some truly strange food trends up its sleeve.

News
Just one of over 200 illustrations to collect in the brilliant Arcade Mode

Console Corner: Street Fighter V Arcade Edition review

Finally worthy of legendary series.

Lifestyle
Pie-lovers are up in arms because tinned Fray Bentos ‘contain less meat’

Pie-lovers are up in arms because tinned Fray Bentos ‘contain less meat’

Horrified carnivores have blasted a British food institution online – complaining famous tinned Fray Bentos pies ‘don’t contain enough meat.’

News
The Jersey Boys

Here come the boys to Milton Keynes Theatre

I see a lot of shows in this job, and one of the best I have ever seen for sheer uplifting joy, is The Jersey Boys.

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The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue have been likened to Morecambe and Wise

Top comedians team up with school in Bedford to raise cash for trip

Top-quality comics are coming to Mark Rutherford School in Bedford to raise money for a Cambodian adventure.

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Tamsin Waley-Cohen, Emma Parker, Rosalind Ventris and Nathaniel Boyd of the Albion Quartet

Much-loved string quartets to be brought to life in Bedford concert

An evening of string quartet favourites performed by a newly-formed ensemble of virtuosos takes place in Bedford this week.

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Old Herbaceous features renowned actor Giles Shenton

One-man play explores class, love and the gardening life on Bedford stage

An entrancing one-man play described as “Downton Abbey with gardening tips” comes to Bedford this week.

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Inpatient is perhaps the pick of the January games

Console Corner: Four games to look out for in January

January is not usually the most thrilling time of year for gamers but here are four releases to look out for.

Lifestyle
Coca-Cola to shrink bottles and raise prices due to UK sugar tax

Coca-Cola to shrink bottles and raise prices due to UK sugar tax

Fizzy drinks giant Coca-Cola is to launch smaller bottles at higher prices.

News
Don Broco

Don Broco to play hometown show ahead of new album release

Don Broco will play a hometown gig in Bedford next month to celebrate the release of their new album.

Music
The Snowman

Snowman heads to Milton Keynes

With the winter starting to go, Milton Keynes Theatre is aiming to give people a little nostalgia of the season with the stage adaptation of The Snowman.

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Allison Neale has played with an array of leading international artists. Picture: Joe McCarty

American sax star leads the band at weekly jazz session

The White Horse in Bedford welcomes alto saxophonist Allison Neale to lead the weekly Monday session on January 15.

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The Snowman. Picture by Tristram Kenton PNL-180301-101834004

Enchanted adventure in store as The Snowman flies in to MK

The much-loved family show The Snowman flies into Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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Original Ha�ienda DJ Graeme Park will be among those taking part. Picture by Jack Kirwin

Relive the glory days of the Haçienda at Wrest Park

Live music will be returning to the stunning grounds of Wrest Park in Silsoe this summer with a series of concerts – with Haçienda Classical among the line-up.

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Grace Reinhold-Gittins  as Jane Eyre in Dunstable Reps production

Timeless novel takes to stage in Dunstable

Charlotte Bronte’s classic novel Jane Eyre is coming to the stage in Dunstable this month.

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Christian Bale in Hostiles

Review: It's bleak and brutal but Christian Bale's new western offers hope

Matt Adcock reviews Hostiles (15)

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