Bridlington Tourism, United Kingdom

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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.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • 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 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
  • 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 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.29 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.29 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 39.29 (Low)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.14 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bridlington - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 57.48 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.96 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.94 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 56.85 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 107.88 (High)
    • 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 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.36 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 20.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.58 USD

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

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