Bedford’s Extinction Rebellion, Saturday, and everything stops for a while.

Extinction Rebellion are a non violent global movement. They respond to local authority and government inaction to climate change. There aim is to create positive change for the environment before its too late. XRBeds perform acts in the public arena to increase awareness of the earths plight. “Climate change is the responsibility of everyone”, said Bedford’s Mayor recently. What he didn’t recognise is that for … Continue reading Bedford’s Extinction Rebellion, Saturday, and everything stops for a while.

February in Bedford and acting like a tourist.

February is not my favourite month. Not great for going on trips. A good time to stay home, keep cosy and maybe get a few things done on the old van. Also a good time to enjoy the local sights. So when you read a short piece in the Saturday Guardian colour supplement, describing the place where you live, Bedford, (see link below), that other … Continue reading February in Bedford and acting like a tourist.

Esquires, Bedford, Food Drunk is on again – 26th May

FoodDrunk is back. Bedford Esquires. May bank holiday. Last year Bedford’s Street Food and Cider festival was held to  celebrate the Esquire’s 27th birthday.  This year it’s  to celebrate whatever you want. Esquire’s 28th birthday? last year it was cider. This year it’s gin. Forty gins to be precise. Throw in some amazing bands and artists, mix that with those Roll Your Own Records guys, providing sounds … Continue reading Esquires, Bedford, Food Drunk is on again – 26th May