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Bude Morrisons collection for Animal Free Research

Proactive Bude fundraisers for the charity Animal Free Research UK,  along with Bude Morrisons, are teaming up to mark the inaugural World Animal Free Research Day on 27th May as part of an ‘awareness week’. While it is also a fundraiser, in the hope that local people will give generously, […]

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Police appoint dog theft lead

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Devon & Cornwall Police are paving the way in the region by appointing a dedicated dog theft lead. Chief Inspector Rob Curtis has been assigned to help tackle what is currently perceived as a rising crime. There has been an increase in demand for dogs […]

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New beer for Bude to help the Storm Tower project

Fundraising for The Compass Point Project takes an exciting turn next week, with the launch of a new Cornish Pale Ale ‘Storm Tower’. Proceeds from the sale of the beer will go directly towards the project, not only are we trying to save the iconic tower from the cliff edge, […]

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Book your seat for the first full council meeting

From BSTC: After a fully contested election, Bude-Stratton Offices have been a hive of activity this week. We are pleased to welcome all 18 councillors to the Council, some new, some returning, all with a positive and optimistic outlook on working together to make Bude-Stratton a fantastic place to live, […]

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Bude wins prestigious beach awards

From the 2-Minute Foundation: Crooklets, Summerleaze and Widemouth, three popular beaches in Bude, Cornwall, have received awards for their water quality, safety services and environmental management. The Blue Flag and Seaside Awards were bestowed upon the beaches after a collaborative effort from the local community. The 2 Minute Foundation, a […]

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Proposals to develop accommodation for older people, Binhamy

Let’s Talk Cornwall is engaging with the public on proposals to develop apartments for older people in the town. There is a survey to complete if you click on the link, to have your say. A planning application will be submitted in July, 2021. The website says: We are proposing […]

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Hernandez re-elected as police commissioner

The role of a Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) is to be the voice of the people in policing, and to hold the Chief Constable to account for how he/she discharges their functions. The aim of all PCCs is to ensure the delivery of an effective and efficient police service […]

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Some normality as PM gives green light for 17th May

The Prime Minister has urged restraint as life is set to return to some degree of normality next week, when the latest relaxation of Covid restrictions has been given the green light. The alert level has now reduced to 3. Briefly (more later), this means that from May 17th: Just […]

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Cornwall Council full election results …

From the Cornwall Council website:   Election summary for Electoral Divisions Electoral Divisions Elected candidates Elected party or parties Altarnun & Stoke Climsland Adrian Parsons  Liberal Democrat Bodmin St Mary’s & St Leonard Pat Rogerson  Liberal Democrat Bodmin St Petroc’s Leigh Frost  Liberal Democrat Bude Peter La Broy  Liberal Democrat […]

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The Government’s ‘green list’ is announced

If you have a holiday abroad booked, then today was the day that you have been waiting for … the Government’s green list of travel destinations which means no quarantine is needed on your return. Some are a nonsense, as you cannot return from New Zealand direct, for example, though […]

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Cornwall Council results

The results are in for the Cornwall Council election and are as follows for our area: Bude Peter La Broy Liberal Democrat 754 37% Elected Richard Smith Conservative 543 27% Not elected Tom O’Sullivan Independent 517 26% Not elected Philippa Purchase Green Party 207 10% Not elected   Poundstock Nicky […]

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Just vote …

Photo taken from Bude Coastal Community Team FB page, as we are on the same hymn sheet. Whoever you decide to vote for, just vote. It’s important. Let’s see a great turnout on this sunny day. That is all.        

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New – North Coast Arts

We seem to be going from zero to high speed on the arts front in Bude area, which is blimmin’ amazing. Added to plans of the Bay View to create an arts hub, we now hear of North Coast Arts, organised by Richard Wolfenden-Brown, which promotes an exciting menu of […]

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Dog restrictions at Crooklets, Crackington and Widemouth from 15th May

From Cornwall Council: Dogs are restricted on the designated beaches listed below Please note: Blue Flag and Seaside Award beaches have longer restrictions due to the requirements of the Award status. In addition there are three protected wildlife areas that are subject to individual restrictions. Beach Dates Times Cadgwith Cove, […]

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Snow Patrol confirmed for Eden Sessions

From Eden Sessions: The rock superstars, Snow Patrol, will be performing in front of our Biomes on Thursday 16 September 2021, and will be joined by special guest Irish singer-songwriter Lucy Blue. In 2020, Snow Patrol released the five-track EP The Fireside Sessions. The tracks were written in collaboration with […]

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