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Shefford is a small community and market town in Bedfordshire, popular with families and commuters as it offers connectivity to... View Article
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Shefford is a small community and market town in Bedfordshire, popular with families and commuters as it offers connectivity to the capital, Cambridge and the rest of the county. Its weekly market is a draw and it has a number of ancient buildings some dating back o the 15th and 16th centuries, including a forge. Its agricultural connections and locations between the rivers Flit and Hit, not only give rise to the towns name meaning of Sheep Ford , but also reflect that it has for centuries been a centre of local commerce. Country crafts and a lively social diary of community meetings and groups add character to Shefford These well irrigated lands give the town its greenery and popular woodlands being home to Muntjac deer. The former Chicksand Estate is now owned by the RAF.
With so much to see and do in this small town, event plnners and organisers can be relieved to know that there are a number of high quality accommodation including Champney’s Henlow and the Beadlow Manor Hotel and golf course being within a short distance of the town. For a smaller Beds. town Shefford has some great options for a marquee based event.