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Museum Fundraiser

on Wednesday, 20 July 2016 13:54. Posted in What's on?

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Bride Valley Band Fund Raiser

on Monday, 18 July 2016 13:53. Posted in What's on?

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Faster broadband for Bridport

on Wednesday, 06 July 2016 16:00. Posted in Uncategorised

Faster broadband for Bridport

Faster and more reliable fibre broadband is now available in Bridport.

With fibre broadband:

  • Everyone in your home can be online at the same time
  • Download and watch your favourite TV shows, films and sports when you want and without annoying buffering
  • Keep in touch with friends and family by video calling
  • Work from home with a faster, more stable connection

Your speed won’t improve automatically. You need to contact your internet provider and ask to switch.

Fibre broadband is now cheaper than ever. The cost will depend on what you order, but prices can be comparable to standard broadband.

Contact your supplier now or for more information visit www.dorsetforyou.com/superfast

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Richard III in Bridport

on Monday, 11 April 2016 18:27. Posted in News

richard-3rdIt was whilst on a visit to York that Arthur Woodgate discovered the link between Bridport and Richard the Third, popularly known as “The King in the Car Park.”

Now plans are afoot to commemorate the visit of the much maligned monarch. In the riverside gardens by East Bridge an information notice board identifies the location of the Priory of St John the Baptist just across the road, but gives no indication that this is where Richard is considered to have stayed.

“Nor will you find any mention of this anywhere in Bridport,” commented Mr Woodgate, “but I’m pleased to say that this is about to change.”

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Bridport Town Guide 2014 - 2016

on Thursday, 28 August 2014 10:57. Posted in News

The 2014 official guide and map for Bridport and West Bay is available to view here.

This Guide has been produced with both residents and visitors in mind. It has been created and published by Kayenne Marketing with the authority of Bridport Town Council. It is compiled from information supplied by the businesses and organisations listed.

Voucher attached for Bridport Town Council area households to claim a free copy. 

If you have comments about the guide, please let Bridport Town Council know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Attachments:
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The Bridport Videos

on Tuesday, 01 October 2013 19:55. Posted in News

Three short films about Bridport, commissioned by Spirit of Bridport and created by Watershed PR. These videos are 'Landscape & Seascape', 'Art & Culture' and 'Food & Drink'.

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Bridport and West Bay

on Friday, 07 January 2011 14:42. Posted in General

West BayBridport is a Gateway Town for the World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast. It is  also a Beacon Town promoting the high quality and variety of local food. Street Markets are held every Wednesday and Saturday in this historic market town.

Bridport has a wide, vibrant and eclectic cultural mix of exhibitions and events, with national and international links.
View event calendar.

Bridport Town Council, working with community groups, local businesses and organisations, has assembled the information on this website, which we trust will provide a useful reference for both residents and visitors alike.

More about Bridport and West Bay...

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Bridport Market

on Friday, 07 January 2011 16:29. Posted in Uncategorised

Weekly Wednesday and Saturday Markets take place in Bridport's three main streets throughout the year, from 8am until mid afternoon.

Bridport's large street market has a good selection of stalls selling foodstuffs, clothing and hardware, flowers and plants, pictures and paintings, books and IT goods ...and much more. Many of the traders are long established and use the distinctive Bridport Market bags when selling their goods.

The Saturday market is particularly popular with traders, a special attraction is the large number of antique and Bric-a-Brac stalls located in lower South Street. Anyone wishing to trade in the Street market  should contact Bridport Town Council for an information application pack which is also available here

The Farmers' Market is held on the second Saturday of the month in the Arts Centre. More information at Dorset Farmers' Market .