Bedford School

Developing the young man within

Bedford is a school steeped in history, having been founded by Royal Charter back in 1552.

But Bedford is also a school which seeks to merge its rich heritage with a quickly changing world to enable its boys to thrive, not only through their school days but through university and beyond.

Read the Head Master's Welcome

That they be good men.

News & Updates

Designs on an Olympian

When Lower Sixth Formers Alex Edun and Henry Cudjoe set up their custom design... Read more

Charlie to Play in England Cricket Tournament

Lower Sixth Former Charlie Mumford’s excellent season in the crease has been recognised with... Read more

OB Cricket Club Report – 2021

After a COVID-19 enforced hiatus in 2020 it was great that Old Bedfordian cricket... Read more

Explore the Bedford School Estate

Take a virtual step inside the Bedford School gates and explore the buildings that make up our stunning 50-acre estate. Take a peek inside our iconic buildings, view our first-class learning facilities and discover the school’s rich history.
Explore the estate

Life at Bedford

Inspections and Reviews

Boarding and Day

Inside Boarding



Where Next