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Join the friends of The Higgins BedfordJoining The Friends of The Higgins Bedford

The Friends organisation plays an important part in the life of the art gallery and museum, and individual members enjoy an excellent range of benefits; joining the Friends will put you at the heart of The Higgins Bedford.


How The Friends support The Higgins Bedford:


  • By contributing funds to support the work of The Higgins Bedford
  • By fostering general interest in The Higgins Bedford
  • By providing volunteers


Membership Rates and How To Join

  • £25 annual individual membership
  • £40 annual joint membership
  • £10 annual student membership


To become a member of the Friends, please complete and return the application form, and either fill out the standing order form, or send us your cheque.

The subscription year runs from 1st September.


You can download the latest membership application form here.

Download the latest Friends newsletter here.

Download the latest Friends programme of events here.


Lectures 2018

Meetings start promptly at 7.30pm at The Higgins Bedford (No booking required)

Tickets - Friends £3, Guests £8


Tuesday 29th May 2018

Robin Ravillious – A Chronicle of Rural Life: James Ravilious’s photographs of North Devon in the 1970s and 80s

‘I know of no other presentation of a particular place and people which is a broad and as captivating as James Ravillious’s photographs of North Devon’ wrote Olive Cook in Matrix 19 (1999), ‘They are the fruit of a quite…unusual humility and warmth of spirit’