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UK’s only Texan Garden is right here in Bedford

April 30, 2019/0/1/

Native Texan plants, palm trees, a prairie and a dried river bed. Not typically features you would expect to see in the grounds of a business centre in Bedford but that’s exactly what greets tenant businesses and visitors every day as they make their way in to Bedford Heights on Brickhill Drive. So why Texas? […]


Bedford Heights to host reunion for ex-Texas Instruments staff

April 5, 2019/0/0/

Business centre Bedford Heights, which was once home to Texas Instruments, is hosting a special reunion in May for those who used to work at the electronics giant which operated in Bedford from 1960 until the early 1990s. Following extensive renovation, Bedford Heights has become Bedford’s most desirable business location and is holding a reunion […]


Bedford Heights opens its doors to local charities at Christmas

December 14, 2018/0/0/

Over the past two Christmases we have invited local charities to enjoy a Christmas party here in Graze. Earlier this month we opened our doors to the Amicus Trust, a local charity on Prebend Street, which provides housing and support for people who have experienced homelessness. We invited the residents of Amicus Trust and two support […]


Bedford Heights welcomes childhood literacy charity Schoolreaders

December 13, 2018/0/0/

Bedford Heights is delighted to welcome national charity, Schoolreaders, to the building, who have chosen to locate their Head Office here in our thriving business centre. Schoolreaders recently held an official opening event at Bedford Heights to launch their Head Office, attended by the High Sheriff of Bedfordshire and other invited guests, and we caught […]


Bedford Heights owner Tim Pain shares his 12 rules of business at Bedford networking group

October 1, 2018/0/0/

Local businesses gathered at Bedford Heights on Wednesday, 26 September to listen to the building’s owner, Tim Pain, share his 12 rules of business and life. Tim, whose successful property development business includes a portfolio of properties across the UK, was invited to speak at the first Drive meeting in its new home at Bedford […]


Bedford Heights supports 16 year old kickboxer from Bedford in World Championship bid

September 21, 2018/0/0/

A 16 year old kickboxer from Bedford has beaten all the odds to represent England and compete in the kickboxing World Championships in Jamaica, overcoming injury and singlehandedly raising the £3,000 needed to fund the trip. Having won two national kickboxing titles in 2017, aged just 15, Zayaan Williamson has now been invited to represent […]


Drive, The Partnership Network comes to new venue Bedford Heights whilst raising money for local homeless charities

September 10, 2018/0/0/

The established business community Drive, The Partnership Network, is bringing networking with a difference to its new venue Bedford Heights on 26 September, with guest speaker and owner of Bedford Heights Tim Pain set to reveal his business journey and beliefs. What’s more, Bedford Heights is waiving its venue fee to ensure all ticket monies […]


Discover a diverse mix of businesses at Bedford’s premier business centre and find out why they chose Bedford Heights as their company home

August 21, 2018/0/1/

Bedford Heights’ heritage as the home of Texas Instruments has given the iconic building a legacy associated with the US semiconductor giant. And with two large electronics businesses, Bourns and Axis Electronics, still based at Bedford Heights today, it seems the link with the technology industry lives on. However, with over 2,000 people working at […]


Bringing Texas back to Bedford: Interior Designer Katie Ferola talks about her inspiration for the redesign of Bedford Heights

July 31, 2018/0/0/

Ever wanted to know what inspired the designer of Bedford Heights when creating the incredible transformation of the business centre? Many local people still associate Bedford Heights with Texas Instruments and in recent years the building had become tired and dated. Bedford Heights caught up with Katie Ferola, the designer responsible for the building’s redesign, […]


Bedford businesses celebrate Bedford Heights’ 
transformation at Summer Party and Official Opening

July 23, 2018/0/0/

The final phase in the refurbishment of Bedford Heights is now finished, with a brand new reception and landscaped entrance completing the transformation of the former home of Texas Instruments into what is now Bedford’s premier business centre offering contemporary office and conferencing space. To celebrate this milestone, Bedford Heights held a Summer Party and […]