Bideford’s brand new Lidl store is set to open in Clovelly Road this week with some special offers for customers.

Bideford's brand new Lidl store will open in Clovelly Road on Thursday.

The shop has been hailed a 'Lidl of the future' with glass frontage, instore bakery, longer tills, toilets, baby changing and parking spaces.

It will open at 8am and customers will have a chance to sample some of Lidl's produce throughout the day.

There will also be 30 per cent off selected lines for all visitors throughout the week.

Further up the road, the new Premier Inn and the first Starbucks in North Devon are both set to open this month at the Atlantic Park site.