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Concerts at St Andrew’s

Concerts at St Andrew’s is a not-for-profit enterprise dedicated to bringing international artists, local talent and the rising stars of the future to perform for local audiences at an affordable price for all to enjoy.

The Concerts series is funded by generous donations and tickets sales from each event.

 

To ensure that we can continue bringing the highest quality performances to your doorstep, we are always looking for support through our ‘Quavers’ scheme:

For a minimum annual donation of £10, for the 2024 series, a Quaver will receive:
a membership card; a free programme at each concert; their name listed in the programme & invitation to the pre-concert reception at one of the concerts each year.

“each has a single note, together we create a masterpiece”

Upcoming Concerts

  • Talking Elephants Bereavement Support
    Talking Elephants Bereavement Support
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, 02 May
    Bedford
    02 May 2024, 12:00 – 14:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    02 May 2024, 12:00 – 14:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    A free and informal support group where people who have been bereaved meet to support each other through their grief and loss. This group is run by the team at Neville Funerals and hosted by St Andrew's.
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  • Coffee and Company
    Coffee and Company
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 03 May
    Bedford
    03 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    03 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Come along and enjoy a sociable chat over real coffee and delicious cake.
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  • Sat, 11 May
    Bedford
    11 May 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    11 May 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Paul Searle-Barnes (piano), Piotr Kopec (violin) & David Norton (cello)
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  • Messy Church
    Messy Church
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 18 May
    Bedford
    18 May 2024, 15:00 – 17:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    18 May 2024, 15:00 – 17:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon for all the family... Creativity, crafts, challenges and play, Thoughts and talk, sharing and song time for a shared meal. Free admission – register on the day Donations welcome
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  • Dominic Childs (Saxophone)
    Dominic Childs (Saxophone)
    Sat, 14 Sept
    Bedford
    14 Sept 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    14 Sept 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Includes workshop for local saxophonists
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  • Come & Sing: Rossini’s Petite Messe Solonnelle
    Come & Sing: Rossini’s Petite Messe Solonnelle
    Sat, 12 Oct
    Bedford
    12 Oct 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    12 Oct 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    The annual music making event is back for another year!
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  • Nikki Iles - Jazz Group
    Nikki Iles - Jazz Group
    Sat, 09 Nov
    Bedford
    09 Nov 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    09 Nov 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
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  • Children's Easter Activity Morning in the Main Hall.
    Children's Easter Activity Morning in the Main Hall.
    Thu, 11 Apr
    St Andrews Church Centre
    11 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    St Andrews Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    11 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    St Andrews Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    We will continue Easter celebrations with an activity morning during the school holidays. Families are invited to join us for lots of toys, crafts, activities, simple refreshments and the Easter story.
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  • Soup Lunch
    Soup Lunch
    Multiple Dates
    Soup Lunch
    Thu, 21 Mar
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church Centre
    21 Mar 2024, 12:00 – 13:30
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    21 Mar 2024, 12:00 – 13:30
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Join us in the Holt Room for a simple soup lunch on Thursdays during Lent, starting 22nd February.
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  • Lent Course - The Bread of Life
    Lent Course - The Bread of Life
    Multiple Dates
    Lent Course - The Bread of Life
    Mon, 18 Mar
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church
    18 Mar 2024, 19:45 – 21:30
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church , Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    18 Mar 2024, 19:45 – 21:30
    Holt Room, St Andrew's Church , Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Our Lent course this year will be exploring the Eucharist and its place in our spiritual life. Starting on Monday 19th February and continuing weekly until 18th March. In the Holt Room and on Zoom.
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  • Organ Recital
    Organ Recital
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, 10 Mar
    Bedford
    10 Mar 2024, 16:00 – 17:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    10 Mar 2024, 16:00 – 17:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    28th January - Ian Runnells 25th February - Justin Waters 10th March - Paul Searle-Barnes
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  • Ash Wednesday
    Ash Wednesday
    Wed, 14 Feb
    Bedford
    14 Feb 2024, 19:45 – 21:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    14 Feb 2024, 19:45 – 21:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Holy Eucharist with Ashing. Second service 10.30am the same day.
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  • Pancake Supper and Beetle Drive
    Pancake Supper and Beetle Drive
    Pancake Supper and Beetle Drive
    Tue, 13 Feb
    St Andrew's Church Centre
    13 Feb 2024, 18:00
    St Andrew's Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    13 Feb 2024, 18:00
    St Andrew's Church Centre, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Come and enjoy an evening of fun and fellowship, organised by the Friends of St Andrew's and the Events Committee. Work up an appetite for delicious pancakes with a few rounds of frenetic "Beetle-ing" and, once refuelled, a few more rounds to find the evening's champion!! Tickets available soon.
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  • Women Composers Evening
    Women Composers Evening
    Sat, 10 Feb
    Bedford
    10 Feb 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    10 Feb 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Women Composers Evening, with Paul Turner (piano) and Julian Metzger (cello).
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  • Friends of St Andrew's: "Armenia and the Armenians"
    Friends of St Andrew's: "Armenia and the Armenians"
    Thu, 25 Jan
    St Andrew's Church - Holt Room
    25 Jan 2024, 14:00
    St Andrew's Church - Holt Room, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    25 Jan 2024, 14:00
    St Andrew's Church - Holt Room, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    A talk by Dr Susan Pattie of The Armenian Institute, London, and Tim Papworth (St Andrew's) Admission (payable on the door): £4 (£3 for Members of Friends) - includes light refreshments.
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  • The Silvana Duo
    The Silvana Duo
    Sat, 20 Jan
    Bedford
    20 Jan 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    20 Jan 2024, 19:30 – 21:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Flautist, Katie Sazanova and Classical Guitarist, Hannah Woollacott
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  • Christmas Day All Age Eucharist
    Christmas Day All Age Eucharist
    Mon, 25 Dec
    Bedford
    25 Dec 2023, 10:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    25 Dec 2023, 10:00
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    A family-friendly Eucharist for Christmas Day There will also be a Said Eucharist at 8.00am on Christmas Day.
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  • Midnight Mass
    Midnight Mass
    Sun, 24 Dec
    Bedford
    24 Dec 2023, 23:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    24 Dec 2023, 23:30
    Bedford, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2PF, UK
    Come to the stable to meet the Christ Child for the first communion of Christmas
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