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Unique Bedford: The Vintage Suit Hire Company

On Saturday 17th December, the Vintage Suit Hire Company took up residence at 24 Castle Lane – and it’s like they’ve always been there. The building (formerly Animal Studio and Gallery) has been transformed by VSHC owners,  Tom and Jessica Answer into the perfect gentlemen’s outfitters (including a bar) and is a welcome addition to  Bedford’s cultural quarter….


The Barber Cave

Brothers-in-law Steve Curd and Rob Acheson have recently transformed a neglected unit on Roff Avenue into a thriving barber shop. Originally from London, Steve has been barbering in Northamptonshire for the last 10 years. While Rob has lived in Bedford for 15 years, Steve has recently located here and inspired the duo to open a…


The Vintage Suit Hire Company

Sometimes even we are blown away by the brilliance of Bedfordians. Take the new business, the Vintage Suit Hire Company. Set up by local husband & wife duo Tom & Jessica, it offers vintage style suits for wedding hire (or a made to measure service if you want a keeper).   The couple were inspired…

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