Top class nursing care in a convenient town setting

The Willows is situated just a mile from Bedford town centre and train station and conveniently placed for the neighbouring towns of St Neots, Sandy, Rushden, Wootton and Biggleswade.

This beautifully furnished Victorian residence is in a pleasant area of Bedford; its relaxed, family feel makes it ideal for high quality nursing, residential, dementia and respite care.

The tasteful décor is in keeping with a period property which is full of character with high ceilings throughout and traditional design features.

Residents love the spacious and comfortable communal areas and bedrooms which have individual character.

The Willows, a popular home trusted by the community, hosts a number of events during the year which are as popular with local people as residents.



73 Shakespeare Road, Bedford, MK40 2DW

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Registed & regulated by care quality commission in England, UK

Positive CQC report for The Willows Nursing Home

During the Coronavirus pandemic, the Care Quality Commission has suspended its normal inspections, replacing them with inquiries into how care homes have handled the crisis.

You will see from the attached CQC report that The Willows Nursing Home has reassuringly taken all necessary steps to manage this difficult situation.

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Food, glorious food

Our chefs at The Willows are passionate about using fresh ingredients to produce tempting, nutritionally balanced meals. We ensure the lunchtime experience is an enjoyable social occasion and a highlight of the day for our residents.

A caring and friendly team

The passion and dedication of our friendly staff have helped to make us a popular and trusted home in the local community. Our good reputation is reflected in many heart-warming reviews on

Wellbeing and lifestyle

In the past, care homes too often were seen as dreary institutions where people sat around doing very little. The missing ingredient was fun. Nowadays, fortunately, that is not the case and our activities team ensures there is always plenty going on throughout the day.

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Life at The Willows Nursing Home

Doris celebrates her 100th birthday at The Willows nursing home

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