Bideford

Bideford
Bideford-Devon.jpg
Bideford viewed looking westward across the River Torridge. Bideford Long Bridge visible on left
Bideford is located in Devon
Bideford
Bideford
Location within Devon
Population17,107 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceSS4426
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBIDEFORD
Postcode districtEX39
Dialling code01237
PoliceDevon and Cornwall
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Devon
51°00′58″N 4°12′32″W / 51.016°N 4.209°W / 51.016; -4.209Coordinates: 51°00′58″N 4°12′32″W / 51.016°N 4.209°W / 51.016; -4.209

Bideford (/ˈbɪdɪfərd/ BID-ə-fərd) is a historic port town on the estuary of the River Torridge in north Devon, south-west England. It is the main town of the Torridge local government district.

  1. ^ "Bideford & Australia profile" (PDF). Devon County Council. 19 December 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 October 2015. Retrieved 11 January 2013.
  2. ^ "Bideford Town Council – – Online Digital Resources – Home". www.bideford-tc.gov.uk. Retrieved 3 April 2018.