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Bidborough, Kent

Bidborough is a village and civil parish in the borough of Tunbridge Wells in Kent, England, north of Tunbridge Wells and south of Tonbridge. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 958. The village has an active community of residents, well represented across all ages, and village life revolves around the well-ranked primary school, the 'Hare and Hounds' pub, the historic 11th century church of St Lawrence and nearby community hall.
DistrictTunbridge Wells
Post townSouthborugh
Administrative CountyKent
Traditional CountyKent
OS GridTQ5643
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Fire and Rescue AuthorityKent
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01892
Population958 (2001 census)

Bidborough, Kent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bidborough, par., mid. Kent, 2½ miles NW. of Tunbridge Wells, 1339 ac., pop. 278.

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