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Bridlington

(brĭd`lĭngtən, bûr`–), town (1991 pop. 28,426), East Riding of Yorkshire, NE England. It has a well-protected harbor on Bridlington Bay, and its beaches and pavilions make it a popular holiday resort. The Royal Yorkshire Yacht Club has its headquarters there. The town administers Flamborough HeadFlamborough Head
, chalk promontory, East Riding of Yorkshire, E England, N of Bridlington Bay. There is a lighthouse at the tip. Danes' Dyke (an ancient earthwork fortification) crosses the peninsula.
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 and most of the intervening coast line. Bridlington is an ancient market town and port. An Augustinian priory founded during the reign of Henry I has been restored. Of interest are Roman and early British remains and Bayle Gate (14th cent.).
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HUDDERSFIELD YMCA will be hoping to bounce back from four successive defeats for their North I East home clash with Bridlington.
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Ken was first evacuated in early 1940, to the tranquillity of Bridlington.
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Catherine Zeta Tom on location With some buildings dating from the 17th century, it stands a mile Bridlington, north-west from the harbour, originally known as Burlington Quay, and was built close to the beautiful Priory, founded in 1113 and once the biggest, wealthiest church in Yorkshire.
Catherine Zeta Jones Tom on location Bridlington, With some buildings dating from the 17th century, it stands a mile north-west from the harbour, originally known as Burlington Quay, and was built close to the beautiful Priory, founded in 1113 and once the biggest, wealthiest church in Yorkshire.
Catherine Zeta Tom With some buildings dating from the 17th on location Bridlington, century, it stands a mile north-west from the harbour, originally known as Burlington Quay, and was built close to the beautiful Priory, founded in 1113 and once the biggest, wealthiest church in Yorkshire.
Construction of Bridlington Leisure Centre in Yorkshire.
HOLDERS Spennymoor United will host Bridlington Town in the third round of the FA Carlsberg Vase - if they can overcome Winsford United in tonight's home second-round replay.
Mr Elliot died in hospital on Sunday, hours after he started vomiting at the pop art legend's house in Bridlington, East Yorkshire.
Hockney is understood to have been in Bridlington at the time of Elliott's death though it is not clear if he was in the house at the time.
The studio assistant of the British artist David Hockney died mysteriously on Sunday after being rushed to the hospital from the painter's home in Bridlington, a small resort town in East Yorkshire.