Farmers’ markets return to Bideford Quay

08:00 23 March 2013

Bideford

Bideford's popular farmers’ market is making a welcome return to the quay this weekend.

Archant

Popular waterfront market season set to resume next week.

Bideford's popular farmers’ market is making a welcome return to the quay this weekend.Bideford's popular farmers’ market is making a welcome return to the quay this weekend.

BIDEFORD’S popular farmers’ market is making a welcome return to the quay from next weekend.

A season of top quality open air local fare starts on Saturday, March 30 from 9am-2pm, and then throughout the summer on a regular basis.

Producers from across the Torridge district will be displaying a range of goods including fresh fish meats and vegetables; cheeses and chutneys; homemade baked goodies; herbs and sauces, preserves, plants, bread, fudge, pickles and pâté.

And customers arriving by car after midday can take advantage of the free parking in the Pill car park.

Torridge’s lead member for the economy, Councillor Phil Collins, said: “Local farmers’ markets such as these are an important part of reducing food miles and supporting our local producers.

“This market shows just how fortunate we are in Torridge to have such a great variety and quality to choose from, do pop into Bideford and see for yourself what’s on offer.”

For up to date information, or to book a pitch, visit www.torridge.gov.uk/bidefordfarmersmarket

Farmers’ market dates:

Saturday 30th March

Saturday 13th April

Saturday 27th April

Saturday 11th May

Saturday 25th May

Saturday 8th June

Saturday 22nd June

Saturday 29th June

Saturday 13th July

Saturday 27th July

Saturday 10th August

Saturday 24th August

Saturday 31st August

0 comments

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 16:40
The Pride in Ilfracombe winners with their awards and Mayor, George Squires. Picture: Sam Scott

Unsung heroes and heroines of all ages step forward at the Pride in Ilfracombe Awards.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:39
Barnstaple will see in 2015 with a fireworks display, it has been confirmed.

Firms stump up the cash to help town see in 2015 in style.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:46
The pups in their new home

Wildlife and Dinosaur Park team up with RSPCA to help seal pups

Read more
Yesterday, 11:39
Kevin Carlyle’s festive lights display in Springfield Road, Bickington. Picture: Submitted

Festive display pulls in the crowds – and donations for air ambulance.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 8°C

Most Read News

Family notices
Subscriptions
Reader travel
Advertise
Photo Orders
Competitions
Facebook
Twitter
North Devon Football League
North Devon Gazette E-edition

Digital Edition

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition today E-edition
North Devon�s trusted business finder