Tentaclii doesn’t normally cover the surging horde of Mythos writers and podcasters, apart from noting the very occasional interestingly-themed story anthology. But an exception can be made for the large Innsmouth Literary Festival, right here in the UK. Booking now.
I had to look up “Bedford”, somewhere ‘down south’ perhaps? Yes, turns out it’s in the flatlands between Milton Keynes and Cambridge, and about 40 miles north of central London. Appears to be well-served by trains from the south (Brighton, Gatwick Airport, London).