The Wishing Tree At The Harpur Centre, Bedford

Donate a gift at the Wishing Tree and give a child in Bedfordshire a better Christmas this year!

Christmas Shopping

Tis the season to start shopping! Whether it's for Christmas presents or for the perfect party outfit, Harpur Centre in Bedford has everything you need for a shopping spree.

The Wishing Tree is back at the shopping centre now and right up to Tuesday 20th December, giving children across Bedfordshire a better Christmas.

So while you're choosing presents for your family why not add an extra gift to your basket to pop under the tree to make a child's day extra special?

All the gifts collected will be distributed by organisations that support underprivileged children and families in Bedfordshire and delivered in time for Christmas Day.

How does it work?

1. Head to the Wishing Tree in Harpur Centre located by The Spiral

2. Choose one of the 100's of the 'Boy' or 'Girl' tags

3. Have fun selecting an appropriate gift from the Harpur Centre's stores

4. Attach the tag to your unwrapped gift

5. Drop the gift back at the tree by Tuesday 20th December

6. Enjoy the warm feeling from making a child's Christmas more special!

The Wishing Tree with The Harpur Centre

The Harpur Centre is Bedford's premier shopping centre and is home to well-known high street names where you're sure to find the perfect presents, with everything you need under one roof to make Christmas shopping easier, not to mention warmer!

With stores from Argos to Ann Summers, Grape Tree to Harpur Coffee, you can pop to Topshop/Topman or Primark for the latest styles your teenagers will love and pick up a party outfit for yourself too. You'll find national favourites, Boots and WHSmiths, alongside Toni & Guy and Supercuts salons, four mobile phone stores and many more. 

Head to Thorntons for delicious chocolates for work friends, jewellery from Fraser Hart for that special someone, and treat yourself (and friends) to this season's make-up must haves and new perfume from Superdrug or The Fragrance Shop.

The Harpur Centre is easy to find, just metres from the bus station and they have lots of parking spaces, which are FREE on Sundays and during late night shopping!

The Harpur Centre has it ... this Christmas!


Harpur Centre, Horne Lane, Bedford MK40 1TJ

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