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The Journey from Bunyan to the Brickworks

6th April 2019 – 28th September 2019

Connections Gallery – Free Entry


Explore two aspects of Bedfordshire heritage; the journey John Bunyan experienced in The Pilgrim’s Progress, as he was persecuted and imprisoned for his beliefs, and the journeys of people who came to Bedford after the Second World War to work at The London Brick Company. Curated by the John Bunyan Museum and Bedford Chronicles.




Round and Round the Garden – A Celebration of Horticulture in British Art

6th April 2019 – 28th September 2019

Wixamtree Gallery – Free Entry



Drawn from the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery Collection this exhibition will celebrate artists’ depictions of the garden, from grand and exotic to the cottage and even the humble weed.