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

Rugby Fixtures are Back!

With the low September sun shining down and a crowd of spectators lining the... Read more

Henley Regatta 2021

Mid-August saw the return of Henley Royal Regatta with crowds returning to the banks... Read more

Meet the New OB Club President

Meet the new President of the OB Club, Professor Martin Snaith OBE (53–63), who... 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