Most Recent Stories

       
  • Do you know the Mill Street Recorder Player?

    By Bideford_ppl at 16:59 on 08/03/12
    Police Bideford Taser Recorder Jane
    It was like an episode of Bideford's own Cops on Camera. Mill Street lunchtime diners and shoppers were shocked when Bideford police turned up to settle a dispute....armed with tasers. You might be thinking "oh no, another drunken lunchtime brawl" but you'd be wrong because the 'perp' was none other than a middle aged recorder player/busker by the name of Jane. Jane, who claimed she has a Public Liability Licence...
  • Do you know the Mill Street Recorder Player?

    By Bideford_ppl at 16:36 on 08/03/12
    Profile image for Bideford_ppl
    It was like an episode of Bideford's own Cops on Camera. Mill Street lunchtime diners and shoppers were shocked when Bideford police turned up to settle a dispute....armed with tasers. You might be thinking "oh no, another drunken lunchtime brawl" but you'd be wrong because the 'perp' was none other than a middle aged recorder player/busker by the name of Jane. Jane, who claimed she has a Public Liability Licence...
  • Interested in Neighbourhood Watch?

    By Bideford_ppl at 11:08 on 16/12/11
    Neighbourhood Watch Bideford North Devon
    There are a number of Neighbourhood Watch Schemes in the Bideford Area and it has been made easier to find out more about them thanks to a new mapping scheme. The Local Neighbourhood and Home Watch Scheme pinpoints all participants within a 10-mile range of any given postcode. The website can be found at http://www.ourwatch.org.uk/your_local_area/
  • Detective honoured as 'bravest of brave'

    By Western Morning News at 08:00 on 02/12/11
    Harry Clement takes evidence into the Old Bailey in November 1965 – including heavy ashtray he had thrown at his attackers
    A retired detective who worked on some of Britain's most notorious criminal cases has spoken of 25 courageous years with the police force. From the conviction of the Kray twins to helping catch the gang behind the Great Train Robbery, Harry Clement, of Orchard Hill, Northam, near Bideford, has never stepped away from danger. The 82-year-old was involved in investigating the Mafia, the death of three police officers killed in...
  • Tantons Hotel LATEST

    By Bideford_ppl at 18:13 on 23/11/11
    tantons hotel bideford fire latest update arson
    The residents of Bideford will have to wait until at least next month to discover the fate of the man accused of setting fire to the iconic Tantons Hotel. Anthony Westhead, 63 of Folkestone, Kent was himself one of 50 guests in the hotel, when the terrifying fire needed the assistance of over 60 local firefighters. The hearing has been adjourned, Westhead remains in custody and there is still no re-opening date for the Grade II listed...

View more…

   

Hot Stories People are Talking About

       

View more…

   

Local Vouchers

       
  • 10% discount on Self Storage near Barnstaple

    BT Storage

    10% on self storage when quoting the North Journal website

    Contact: 01271440797

    Valid until: Friday, October 31 2014

     
  • Get a Fairies and Pixies for Photoshoot+print worth £47 for £10. YOU SAVE £37. That's over 78%!

    Groovees North Devon

    Children love dressing up as Fairies or Pixies and this deal create photos to delight. go to www.groovees.co.uk/deal/fairies-and-pixies-photoshoot to see the whole deal

    Terms: Go to www.groovees.co.uk/deal/fairies-and-pixies-photoshoot to see The Rules

    Contact: 01237870461

    Valid until: Monday, August 04 2014

     
  • Buy one get one half price - September Offer!

    Hartland House & Spa

    Buy one Spa Afternoon Extra Package (£90pp) and get the second one Half Price.
    *4 hrs at the spa with use of all facilities
    *Two 25min Spa Treatments
    *Hire of Robe & Slippers
    *Afternoon Tea

    Terms: Valid from Mon-Sat throughout SEPTEMBER. Please note there is VERY limited availability on Saturdays. Valid on new bookings only. Not valid with any other promotions or discounts.

    Contact: 01237 441407

    Valid until: Tuesday, September 30 2014

     
   

People in This Group

       

Click below to see what they're saying:

   

Local Jobs

       
   

Search for...

       
        
Min price is bigger than Max price
        
Min price is bigger than Max price
        
Min rent is bigger than Max rent