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  • facts about bedfordshire
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    Fun facts about Bedfordshire

    The county of Bedfordshire is often forgotten when talking about the UK’s history being overshadowed by the industrial revolution of the north or the various history and scandals of neighbouring London, but it has plenty of history, heritage and fun facts of its own.

  • things to do in luton blog
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    Things to do in Luton

    Luton is often overlooked because people are there for one thing and one thing only: the airport. Whether you’re escaping the UK for warmer climes or you’re arriving in Luton for a conference, event or to travel on to other places in the UK you should make some time in your journey to experience this countryside town. And for those of you who just want to go somewhere different, Luton is easily accessible on the rail network and you can reach it in under an hour from central London.

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    Great gardens to visit in Bedfordshire

    When the sun is shining we all want to be outside, luckily for those of you who find yourself in Bedfordshire this summer, there is an abundance of beautiful outdoor spaces for you to enjoy, including a variety of parks and gardens to spend a lunchtime or two in.

  • bedfordshire clanger recipe
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    Try making your own Bedfordshire Clanger

    The Bedfordshire Clanger might be the county’s most well-known delicacy, but there aren’t that many places left where you can find this unique pastry, so after a trip to the region, why not pick up the ingredients you need to make your own?

  • summer 2019 things to do
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    5 things to do with the kids this summer in Bedfordshire

    With its diverse landscape and abundance of places to visit, you’ll find that there are plenty of things to do in Bedfordshire, whether you need something for the whole family, something for just the kids or something that suits your budget, you’ll find it in this large and eclectic county.

  • 10 places to visit in bedfordshire
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    Ten great places to visit in Bedfordshire

    Bedfordshire is a fascinating county and being just a stone’s throw from London, it is a great location for daytrips, conferences and extended stays. There are plenty of fun places to explore from stately homes to wide open countryside and museums, theatres and attractions a plenty.

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    An underwater world of wonder

    ZSL Whipsnade Zoo opens the UK’s first Aquarium dedicated to conserving the world’s most astonishing and endangered freshwater fish. Opening Friday 26 July 2019. Fish that can jump out of the water to pluck fruit from trees, have evolved to no longer need eyes, or even live out of water for more than two months, are among the incredible species that will call ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s new Aquarium home.

  • tourism sector deal
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    Tourism Sector Deal a “game changer”

    In one of her final acts as Prime Minister, Theresa May has announced a game changing new deal for the tourism sector that will revolutionise the industry. The Tourism Sector Deal reaffirms the UK’s global role as a key player in the tourism industry and will see the creation of a number of projects, including a new Tourism Data Hub, which will collate regularly updated data showing the latest trends and spends which will help those in the sector recognise what is working.

  • flying scotsman coming to bedfordshire
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    Flying Scotsman comes to Bedfordshire

    Train enthusiasts and those looking for a taste of nostalgia this weekend will want to head to Bedford Station on 29th June to catch sight of the Flying Scotsman. This historic locomotive is making the journey to Yorkshire and will be stopping at Luton and Bedford as part of its route on the Midland Main Line.

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