Items needed for trip to help refugees in Calais

This comes from local councillor and photographer, Bob Willingham: My wife and I will be filling our VW T4 with items to take to the refugees in Calais. Needed: Warm, […]

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Torridge free parking days in December to encourage trade

Torridge and Town Councils will once again be supporting local businesses and shoppers with free parking days in Council Car Parks in the run-up to Christmas. In addition to the […]

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Bjork at Eden

The Eden Project today (Thursday November 23) announced that highly-acclaimed singer-songwriter Björk will play an Eden Session next summer. In what is a massive coup for the Cornwall-based project, Björk […]

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Stargazing at Bodmin Moor

There’s an opportunity to spot planets and star clusters at an event celebrating the incredibly dark night sky of Bodmin Moor.  The stargazing event will be led by Caradon Observatory […]

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Bude and Beyond - Be Informed

Tax plastic takeaway boxes: the scourge of the oceans

Shutterstock/wk1003mike Claire Gwinnett, Staffordshire University That takeaway box that was in your hands for 10 minutes on Friday night could be in the ocean forever. Single use plastics are a […]

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Lazy British walking less and less

The average Briton walks fewer than 1,000 steps per day, just ONE-TENTH of the recommended number, according to new research. The nationwide study has revealed the true extent to which […]

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Citizen’s Advice welcomes changes to Universal Credit

Citizens Advice has today welcomed the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s changes to Universal Credit. In his Budget statement, the Chancellor announced the removal of the seven waiting days before a […]

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Bude and Beyond - Be Inspired

Be inspired to take a course…

It’s that time of year when sometimes you just want to curl up at home, or you want to be out but feel a need to learn something, DO something. […]

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Bude and Beyond - Be Nostalgic

The day they dug up Bude’s railway track…

Railway 1950s – freight train approaches the wharf Decided to use this story previously published on Bude Past & Present site, given the Bude Connect AGM on Saturday.   Story […]

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