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Police appeal to find missing Bideford man

Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a 23-year-old man missing from the Bideford area. Connor Harford was last seen on Tuesday 23rd October 2018 and may be […]

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Bideford to have a rather different skate park

Thanks to substantial grant funding and a significant financial investment from Torridge District Council, Bideford will soon be the home of brand new concrete “wheel park” on the redundant tennis […]

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M & S to close Bideford outlet store

The North Devon Gazette has reported that Marks & Spencer is to close its outlet store at Bideford’s Affinity Devon (formerly Atlantic Village). This is a shame as it is […]

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No further action in Bideford explosives case

The Police were called at around 11.30am on Wednesday 12 September following concerns for the welfare of a woman in Bideford at an address in Bridge Street, Bideford. While at […]

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Torridge Bridge works to recommence

From Devon County Council’s website: Repair work on Torridge Bridge, near Bideford, will resume later this month (September). The second phase of the scheme to replace a damaged expansion joint […]

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Missing Bideford woman found

Update: The Bideford Missing Person Jana Koznarova has been located safe and well in Bideford at 8pm on Friday 17th August. The police would like to thank members of the public […]

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Assault in Bideford

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault that took place in Bideford on Wednesday 11 July. The incident took place on The Quay, near […]

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Flag Raising ceremony in Bideford

Hundreds of people gathered at Torridge’s annual Flag Raising Ceremony in Victoria Park on Monday to commemorate Armed Forces Week 2018. The event coincided with week-long celebrations around the Country […]

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Art on the Quay returns

Bideford Quay will once again provide the perfect backdrop for budding artists across the district to display and offer their work for sale in the coming months. The “Art on […]

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Flag raising ceremony in Bideford for Armed Forces Week

Torridge District Council will once again be holding a Flag Raising Ceremony in Victoria Park at 6.30pm on Monday 25thJune to commemorate Armed Forces Week 2018. The event will coincide with week long celebrations […]

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Fabulous tennis facilities at Bideford further enhanced

The new Atlantic Racquet Centre based on the periphery of Caddsdown industrial estate in Bideford is now in full swing with the outdoor and indoor courts being used heavily by […]

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A39 roadworks go on and on…

What is going on along the A39? Sat in traffic both ways over the last couple of days en route to Tiverton Parkway, I noticed the sheer scale of the […]

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Bideford’s State of the Art Skatepark makes progress

Torridge Council tells us that £100,000 has been allocated to design and install a brand new concrete skate park that will be created on the redundant tennis courts that sit […]

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New skate park for Bideford

Torridge District Council’s Full Council approved a £50,000 capital investment that will act as the catalyst in the provision of a £200,000 destination skate park for the District. The Capital […]

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Bideford paddling pool and cricket pitch to be improved

Work commences this week to refurbish and improve two well used leisure and sporting locations ahead of the 2018 summer season. Bideford’s Paddling Pool in Victoria Park will see contractors […]

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