Local author pens popular Cornish saga

Bude-based historical novelist, Betty Walker, who also writes contemporary thrillers as Jane Holland, has an exciting new saga on sale this week, first in a special wartime series set exclusively in Cornwall. Her book, Wartime With The Cornish Girls, is inspired by a true wartime story about a secret communications […]

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Vintage Weekend at RHS Rosemoor

Last weekend saw the welcome return of RHS Rosemoor’s Vintage Weekend.  This year had a much higher attendance than the previous one, perhaps due to so many of us wanting to get out and about again after the past 18 months of Covid-19 restrictions. The weather behaved itself thankfully and […]

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All the Ps fundraiser raises over £1330

A fundraiser for Bude’s branch Animal Free Research has raised a massive £1,330.22. All the Ps has held a number of fundraising events recently, achieving amazing amounts for various charities. Animal Free Research’s Steph Jones-Giles wrote on their Facebook page: What a fantastic 2 days which raised a phenomenal £1,330.22 […]

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Thanks to the RNLI – saving ALL lives at sea

Last Sunday, 25th July, was World Drowning Prevention Day, created by the UN to officially recognise that drowning is an important international issue.  Drowning has taken 2.5M lives around the world in the last decade. Many of these tragedies involved children, and most were preventable. That’s why the RNLI is […]

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Why is the Covid data confused?

Have been listening to the Prof Tim Spector ZOE (independent data) app video. He talks a lot of sense so is worth a listen. Many people are finding the data rather confusing at the moment. Prof Spector mentions flat data from ZOE, of 60,000 daily cases nationally which means an […]

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Latest from the town council

This comes from Bude & Stratton Town Council’s latest newsletter: At the last full council it was agreed councillors would be allocated to represent different areas of the community. We hope this will make it easier for the community by having dedicated councillors and points of contact within the Council. […]

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