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Higgins Museum

Postby CraftsbyCarolyn » Thu Aug 25, 2016 8:27 pm

Popped in there today, they have a couple of temp exhibitions ... l_art.aspx

and this - which although not local - liked his illustrations - he did a lot of adverts particularly for Shell, but lots of others ... awden.aspx

they have a whole section dedicated to local history, and how Bedford has evolved over the centuries with manufacturing, never realised that Meltis fruits were made here :)

It is all free, although parking nearby will cost. We had only put a couple of hours on the car and wanted to have lunch - which we did at the pantry - also nice. so need to go back and carry on visiting.
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