A picture auction in Bideford this weekend will be a big occasion in more ways than one. People and businesses who may have a big wall to fill are being invited to bid for a 20-foot long photograph of Bideford Quay, believed to be the biggest framed, pano

A picture auction in Bideford this weekend will be a big occasion in more ways than one.People and businesses who may have a big wall to fill are being invited to bid for a 20-foot long photograph of Bideford Quay, believed to be the biggest framed, panoramic photograph in Devon!Bideford photographer Graham Hobbs has captured the whole length of the quayside in nine separate frames bonded into one and calls his picture A Long Bideford Quay.He is auctioning it and other photographic works at a charity event at Bideford Pannier Market at midday on Saturday in aid of the Devon Air Ambulance. Smaller limited edition prints and some of Graham's other works will also go under the hammer, including some of the stricken container ship MSC Napoli.The big photograph event will also see some big names turning out in support.Famous actor Joss Ackland will open the auction, and television auctioneer Graham Barton of Homes Under The Hammer will conduct the auction.Those attending will be entertained by operatic and classical singer Jaden Cornelious.The big picture is on display at the Pannier Market from now until the event.