Our blog is dedicated to sharing the very best about Bideford. Whether you’re a local looking to discover something new, or a visitor planning your trip here, our blog has something for everyone.
From the stunning coastal views to the fascinating history, we’ll take you on a journey through Bideford’s past and present. Learn from out locals guide to the area so you maximise your stay here in Bideford.
Premier Inn Bideford: Your Ultimate Guide to a Comfortable Stay in North Devon
Looking for a comfortable stay in the historic town of Bideford, Devon? Premier Inn Bideford offers well-equipped rooms, an on-site restaurant, and easy access to local attractions like the quay and Burton Art Gallery. Book your stay now for a great business or leisure trip in Bideford.
Recovering the Bideford Witches (Book)
The Bideford Witches were three women accused of witchcraft in Bideford, England. They were punished for something they probably didn’t do, becoming the last group of women to be executed for witchcraft in England. John Callow’s book “The Last Witches of England” explores the changing reputation of these women, who are now seen as heroes for standing up against injustice. People remember them positively today, holding events and memorials in their honour. Read on to learn more about the Bideford Witches and their story of resilience.
The Role of Bideford in the English Civil War
Learn about the important role of Bideford in the English Civil War with our insightful blog post. Explore the historical significance of this Devon town and its contributions to the conflict that shaped England’s history.
The Impact of Tourism on Bideford’s Economy
The economic benefits and potential negative effects of tourism in Bideford, North Devon. Learn about the town’s history, key tourist attractions, and the impact of tourism on job creation, local businesses, and infrastructural development. Find out how Bideford is taking a sustainable approach to tourism and how you can help support the town’s prosperity.
Annual Events & Festivals in Bideford
Bideford, North Devon, is an amazing destination for visitors looking to experience a wide variety of annual events and festivals. With its wide, rich history and local characters, Bideford plays host to several exciting events throughout the year, providing entertainment for all ages. In this guide, we will explore the different events and festivals that […]
Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks, A Comprehensive Guide (2023)
Our comprehensive guide for 2023 covers everything you need to know about the three parks that make up Woolacombe Bay – Woolacombe Bay, Twitchen House, and Easewell Farm. From luxury lodges to camping pitches, we’ve got you covered. Plus, we’ve included alternative options for those looking to explore other nearby campsites. Discover award-winning beaches, stunning sea views, and a range of family-friendly activities in this must-visit holiday destination.
The A39 Atlantic Highway and its Impact on Bideford
The positive impact of the A39 Atlantic Highway and Torridge Bridge on Bideford and North Devon. Improved access and connectivity have led to growth, development, and increased tourism in the area, providing numerous economic benefits and opportunities for local residents. Read more to learn how the A39 and Torridge Bridge have transformed the region.
Plastic Free North Devon: Creating a Sustainable Future One Step at a Time
Plastic pollution is a major environmental issue that harms wildlife and ecosystems. Plastic Free North Devon (PFND) is a community organization that inspires people to reduce their use of single-use plastics. PFND offers educational workshops, beach cleanups, and initiatives such as “Protect Our Playground,” which reduces plastic toy waste. PFND also created the Water Bar, which offers filtered water to refill reusable bottles at events, and North Devon Cup Hire, which rents out reusable cups.