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PannierUPCOMING AND FUTURE EVENTS - Bideford Pannier Market

Sunday, 25 June 2017 – Festival of Ceramics

Sunday, 20 August 2017 – Taste of Torridge Food & Drink Festival

Sunday, 3 September 2017 – Bideford Positive Living Fair

Sunday, 24 September 2017 - Vintage & Handmade

Sunday, 19 November 2017 – Artisan Market

Sunday, 17 December 2017 - Winter Wonderland

More information will be available when details are finalised.


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Bideford Fair - Saturday 15th July 2017

Bideford 500 bring us Bideford Fair showcasing times gone by.  Starting at 10.30am with the Mayor opening the event, Bideford Fair looks to be a day packed with lots of fun for all.  Vintage cars and bikes, miniature steam train, family dog show, North Devon Falconry, Kenwith Archers, bouncy castles, lots of food and entertainment.  The day is evolving all the time.  So for any updates check this site.  There will be all sorts going on throughout Bideford.  The day is free (although some rides may charge).

To find out more about all the activities in at Bideford Fair please email us here at Bideford Town Council This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.





crestMeet the Mayor - Monthly Surgeries

Our newly elected Mayor, Councillor Dermot McGeough will be holding "Surgeries with the Mayor" on the third Friday of each month (by appointment only).  This meet and greet is an opportunity to have a chat with the Mayor about issues within the town, any ideas of what could benefit Bideford or simply to ask what his plans are. 

You will need to be a resident of Bideford and be on the electoral register.

Whatever your question, you will need to arrange an appointment and you can do this online through our website or telephone 01237 428818.

Dates and times

Friday 16 June  9.00am - 12.00 noon                                                                                                            Friday  21 July  9.00am - 12.00 noon                                                                                                             Friday  18 August  9.00am - 12.00 noon



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Bideford Youth Music Event - Saturday 24th June 2017

From 12noon until 5pm in Victoria Park, Bideford.

Live music from local young musicians as well as stalls, attractions, food and soft drinks.

Free entry

For more information: 07518066623 or find us on facebook




Saturday 27th May 2017  -  Bideford Bike Show

 On Bideford Quay, 12 noon  -  5pm - a date for your diary whether you are a bike enthusiast or not.  

Prizes for best vintage, classic, custom, modern, engineered, 3-wheeler and Best in Show

Trade stands and stalls.  Rock Disco at 12noon and live music through the afternoon.

Prize Raffle 3-3.30pm,  Best Bike Awards 4.00pm.

There will be stands/stalls and a prize raffle and prizes for the best bikes including:

Admission free without bikes / with bikes £3 per bike/trike

Proceeds to:  North Devon Cancer Care Centre Trust, Everything Ellie, Devon Air Ambulance, Carewise

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Bideford Music Day - Saturday 5th August

Saturday 5th  in Victoria Park, Bideford 12noon - 8pm

Free entry, live music, bar, stalls , attractions and workshops

All proceeds go to the Rainbo Music Trust to providing musical instruments for those to whom music makes a difference to their lives.

 Full line up to be announced.


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