The Market Square is the focus of the Town Centre. It is surrounded by shops and hosts a street market on Saturdays. At times it is used for special events but otherwise it provides car parking spaces.
Schools for all age groups serve the town and surrounding area. There is one upper school and a choice of middle and lower schools.
Biggleswade Shopping Centre has small specialist shops. Give them a try, it is amazing what some of them stock! On Saturday the shops a supplemented by the market stalls.
There is also a wide choice of restaurants and pubs plus two large supermarkets.
On winter nights the town centre is transformed when the Christmas lights come on.
The River Ivel flows close to the centre and forms one of the boundarys to the town.
There are a number of Churches in the town and we have details here.
Biggleswade has changed and expanded over the years, but some buildings are largely unchanged.