Torridge Council

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  1. stephen harwood

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    Hi went to barnstaple this week could not park any where,height restricts etc. So we went to bideford for the afternoon had lovely time and no problems with parking well done torridge council, regards steve. Ps 50 quid barnstaple did not get
     
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    You can park in the old cattle market car park now called queen street cark park, behind Royal Mail sorting office. Its in the centre of town with dedicated motorhome slots. Tesco extra also allow parking of motorhomes, I have parked my tag axle in there, it's a 5 minute walk into town & I believe you can park at the train station, normal parking fees apply.
     
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  3. stephen harwood

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    Thanks will remember
     
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    You can park down by the tennis centre in Barnstaple. As you were in Bideford if you had gone to appledore you can park in the main car park overnight right next to the estuary.
     
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    Torridge .If your out for the day on your motorbike/scooter read the signs when parking dont assume its free .we did cost us .just off the quay at Bidiford
     
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    I had no problems last year parking right in the centre . Don't know the names of them offhand though.:giggle:
     
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    North Devon council is one which has specific information for motorhomes after being asked to publish it.

    Always pays to check Motorhome Parking :whistle::D
     
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  8. stephen harwood

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    We paid at bideford quay no probs
     
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    @stephen harwood
    Regardless of the problems you encountered with parking at Barnstable, I reckon it worked to your benefit. I think Bideford has lots more to offer than Barnstable. A lovely town.
    Stef.
     
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  10. stephen harwood

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    hi stef my daughter lives near barnstaple, and we had just visited,she said we could park behind leisure centre but full up with funfair junk, so went to bideford had nice afternoon stayed at westacott farm, lovely site then we went to dorset lovely at highlands end, we went to go to lunch in west bay for birthday treat and are dog collapsed so we drove home to vets and had to be put down seriously upset. left hook up cable etc on pitch,just got home from vets and put washing machine on and that wont spin out, not doing very well regards steve
     
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    Sorry to read that post Stephen, especially about your dog.
    Stef.
     
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    thanks stef
     
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