Arcadia Sweet Shop: Tickle your tastebuds
Arcadia is a family business, Mum, Dad and daughter. The shop has been continually operating as a sweetshop in Bedford for over 100 years and the basic layout has hardly changed over that time. Relive childhood memories and rediscover what good old-fashioned sweets taste like.
What to buy: A comprehensive range of good quality bars of chocolate and handmade chocolates. Pick ‘n mix or the more traditional favourites from the many jars.
Harpur Shopping Centre: Shopping in Bedford
This is Bedford's main shopping centre, at least in the town centre. It has most of the major chain stores found anywhere in Britain.
What to buy: You can find the same items that you would anywhere in the UK.
What to pay: About the same as in other shops in Britain.