The stats tell the story.
Bude and Beyond started in late August 2013. That year, we achieved a readership of 31,483 page views – an average of 303 views per day
2014 was 179,403 – average of 492 views per day
2015 was 253,800 – average of 695 views per day
2016 was 298,951 – an average of 817 views per day
2017 we dropped back to 234,965 average of 644 views per day
2018 built back up to 255,755 – an average of 701 views per day
2019 was a phenomenal 332,705 with December – an average of 912 views per day (this does not include the other sections of the website, such as Magazine, Devon and Local History).
That means I have done a hell of a lot of writing!
Massive thanks to Bude & Beyonds IT supremos, Rob Wilcox and Dean Wronowski who keep the site looking good and running well. Dean also does much of the Facebook running. I couldn’t run the site without them.
Many thanks also to our lovely sponsors past and present. Current ones are as follows so please support their businesses as they support your community website: