Bridport breakfast briefing: What's on, weather, roadworks and more

By Lottie Welch

11th Nov 2021 | Local News

Bridport breakfast briefing: What's on, weather, roadworks and more
Bridport breakfast briefing: What's on, weather, roadworks and more

Start your day with Bridport Nub News' breakfast briefing.

Find weather, things to do, opening times, roadworks and more.


The Met Office predicts the weather will be cloudy with sunny spells and highs of 13 degrees.

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise: 07:20

Sunset: 16:28

Things to do today

Bridport Literary Festival continues today with a range of speakers

• Recycle your old jewellery with this workshop at Grow Slow Nursery

In case you missed it

Bridport proud to be home of Britain's Strongest Disabled Woman - who competes for the world title this month

Attraction opening times

Bridport Museum: 11:00 - 15:00

Bridport Leisure Centre: 06:30 - 22:00

Rockburn: 16:00 - 21:30

Tourist Information Centre: 09:00 - 17:00

Freshwater bowling: 10:00 - 21:30

Freshwater swimming pool: 10:00 - 18:30

Highlands End soft play: 12:00 - 17:00

West Bay Discovery Centre: CLOSED

Supermarket opening times

Morrisons: 06:00 - 22:00

Lidl: 08:00 - 21:00

Co-op: 06:00 - 22:00

Waitrose: 08:00 - 20:00


• SGN will be carrying out works on Valley Road until November 12 and St Andrews Road until November 11

• There will be temporary traffic lights in West Bay close to the Parkdean resort

Flooding works are being carried out in Portesham until December 18

• Wessex Water will be carrying out works on Walditch Road until November 15

• Mangerton Lane will be closed until November 12 while Openreach carries out works. The diversion will be signposted

Tide times

High tide at West Bay: 11:00, 23:43

Low tide at West Bay: 03:53, 16:47

Fun fact of the day

The Celtic name 'Dorsetschire' is believed to be translated as the place of fisticuffs

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