Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, England. It had a population of 81,635 in 2011. Bedford was founded at a ford on the River Great Ouse, and is thought to have been the burial place of Offa of Mercia. Bedford Castle was built by Henry I, although it was destroyed in 1224. Bedford was granted borough status in 1165 and has been represented in Parliament since 1265. It is well known for its large population of Italian descent, and also an increasingly large Punjabi population, and is home to the largest Sikh Gurdwara in the UK outside London. Bedford is on the Midland Main Line, with stopping services to London and Brighton operated by Thameslink, and express services to London and the East Midlands operated by East Midlands Trains.Wikipedia
A place in United Kingdom, Bedford is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Bedford is located at a short trip away from London a major city in United Kingdom. Take a short trip from Bedford and set some time aside to explore the London. Dotted with places like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London; it will definitely be a good idea. Popular vacation packages of Bedford are of 1-2 days.
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