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Bridlington is a coastal town and civil parish on the Holderness Coast of the North Sea, situated in the unitary authority and ceremonial county of the East Riding of Yorkshire approximately 24 miles (39 km) north of Hull. The Gypsey Race river runs through the town and emerges into the North Sea in the town harbour. In the 2011 Census the population of the parish was 35,369. Bridlington is a minor sea fishing port with a working harbour and is well known for its shellfish. It has a mix of small businesses across the manufacturing, retail and service sectors with its prime trade being tourism during the summer months. The origins of the town are uncertain, but archaeological evidence shows habitation in the Bronze Age and in Roman times. The settlement at the Norman conquest was called Bretlinton, but has also gone by the names of Berlington, Brellington and Britlington, before settling on its modern name in the 19th century. The town is twinned with Millau in France and Bad Salzuflen in Germany. One of the UK's coastal weather stations is located at Bridlington. The Priory Church of St Mary and the associated Bayle Gate are Grade I listed buildings. The church stands on the site of the original Augustine Priory.


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Facts and Stats for Bridlington*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bridlington

    Know the pollution level of Bridlington before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Bridlington: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bridlington for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bridlington.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.85 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 40 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.36 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bridlington - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.04 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.77 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.8 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 71.3 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.4 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bridlington

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bridlington

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.47 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.12 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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