Northam Community Encounters - February 2020

Come along and enjoy a festival of creativity, activities and stalls at the Northam Community Centre, Northam, on Saturday 22nd of February from 11am onwards. Lots of table top goods, local food and produce, Crafts, workshops and community information tables to enjoy, something for everyone and family friendly so bring the kids! There will be a Bring and share lunch from around 2pm onwa...

The Old Bideford Station

Tel: 01237 477676 The railway from Barnstaple to Bideford was opened in 1855, but was sadly closed to regular passengers in October 1965 as part of the notorious Beeching Report; the line from Barnstaple/Torrington/Meeth remained open to freight traffic until 1982. Then the railway track was finally lifted in 1985 and converted into the now popular Tarka Trail Footpath & Cycleway. The B...

The Old Bideford Station

Tel: 01237 477676 The railway from Barnstaple to Bideford was opened in 1855, but was sadly closed to regular passengers in October 1965 as part of the notorious Beeching Report; the line from Barnstaple/Torrington/Meeth remained open to freight traffic until 1982. Then the railway track was finally lifted in 1985 and converted into the now popular Tarka Trail Footpath & Cycleway. The B...

About Bideford

Charles Kingsley’s description of Bideford as “The Little White Town, which slopes upward from its broad river tide” paints a picturesque one hundred & fifty year old image of the town that has not changed much to the present day.In fact, if you approach this historic town from East-the-Water you can easily imagine you are being transported back to a time when life wasn't so hectic, a...

About Bideford

Charles Kingsley’s description of Bideford as “The Little White Town, which slopes upward from its broad river tide” paints a picturesque one hundred & fifty year old image of the town that has not changed much to the present day.In fact, if you approach this historic town from East-the-Water you can easily imagine you are being transported back to a time when life wasn't so hectic, a...

Cream Tea Festival

Bideford Town Council proudly brings you the first ever cream tea festival Sweet or savoury, plain or fruity? Cream first or jam first? This will be the forum for both these questions! Whatever the answers they're bound to be delicious! And the public will be making their minds up on that one. We're pretty sure this is the ...


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