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Thanks to our lovely sponsors

Lots of businesses in Bude have  re-opened and many are preparing to re-open on 4th July. We wish them all well, so want to say special thanks to our sponsoring advertisers and to give them a shout out with info I have gleaned from their websites/social media. We have a […]

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A shout out to our other site

A shout out to our other site http://getting-it-write.uk. On the site we talk about writing, give you tips about all different kinds and styles of writing, and give you some handy information on IT that will support you. It’s a resource that you can keep coming back to, as we […]

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Stratton IT – One hour for free

By Rob Wilcox, Bude and Beyond’s IT guru: I’m often asked IT-type questions. In fact, pretty much everyone that I meet for the first time (after a few initial introductions) asks what I do for a living… and I say ‘IT stuff’. Soon afterwards the questions appear. And you know […]

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Writing and IT, a great combination

Lots of people want to write, but don’t know where to start. Other people start writing on their computer or tablet, but don’t know how to look after their work from an IT point of view. Well, our other site, http://getting-it-write.uk will give you tips on all those sorts of […]

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Do you need help with writing, or IT to support your writing needs?

Take a look at our site http://getting-it-write.uk. On the site you’ll find useful, practical advice about writing, and IT. You can also ask us any questions you may have and we’ll do our best to get you a useful and informative answer. Go and take a look at our site, […]

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Prestongate delivery service …

Today the Preston Gate is ‘open’ from 4 -9 pm! Let them bring the pub experience to you, delivered right to your doorstep! Try the ‘Preston in a bag’ deal, four pints of Sharp’s Brewery Original, a Preston-handled glass, two random snacks and some beer mats for just £15! They’ve […]

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Supporting advertisers on Bude & Beyond

We are aware that some businesses currently advertising with Bude & Beyond (we thank them immensely for their support) are now affected by the Coronavirus social distancing guidelines. Pubs, shops and cafes that can’t open for custom, for example. For so long as the crisis continues, business advertisers will have […]

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The Barrel’s Locker: Small, Unique and Cornish!

By Ian at The Barrel:   The Barrel at Bude, ‘probably the best small pub in Cornwall’ has a secret! Hidden inside is ‘The Locker’, a small room that places you inside a cabin, the band still playing as your ship falls into an abyss with a fierce Kracken awaiting! […]

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Cornwall developer helps to raise over £200,000 for charity of the year

McCarthy and Stone’s team in Cornwall, which has a Lifestyle Living development in Carlyon Bay, Ocean House, and a Retirement Living development in Bude, Pen Morvah, has helped to raise an incredible £200,000 through its year-long fundraising partnership with national reading charity Coram Beanstalk, achieving twice the target it set […]

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Men needed – let’s salsa!

By Helen Shingler: Last night was my second week at the new SALSA class that is being held in Bridgerule Village Hall.  The class goes under the title of ‘SALSA BUDE’ although geographically in Devon. As it’s only 15 minutes up the road from Bude and not subject to the […]

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Bude retirees step into Christmas with McCarthy and Stone

Bude locals recently joined residents at McCarthy and Stone’s Pen Morvah Retirement Living development on Bramble Hill to get into the Christmas spirit at an exclusive free festive event.   Those who came along were treated to mouth-watering mince pies and a warming glass or two of mulled wine, all […]

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Trev’s 7 days a week service inc Christmas Day

A shout out to our lovely sponsor, Trev’s Taxi, who is offering a 7 days a week service throughout December including Christmas Day from 12noon to 11 pm. Advance bookings being taken. Driver Al has the taxi Sunday, Monday and Tuesday and Trev for the rest of the week. Great […]

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Shopping local at Cafe Bellinis

A quick shout out to our sponsor Cafe Bellini’s who always have such lovely ideas. Three excellent developments to report on in the deli section: Stocking fillers for your four-legged friends are now in stock…hand-baked treats and soapy stuff from ethically aware great British companies.   Adam and Anna are […]

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Bude is getting its Christmas markets just right …

Just been reading about Christmas markets and how people in places like Edinburgh feel heir city is being given over to ‘tacky tat’ markets and festivals each year. Pleased to say that I think Bude is doing it right! These two events are far from ‘tacky’ – the Castle Christmas […]

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