Posts for Arts & Culture

Bude Community Orchard – ‘First Wassail’

Thanks to Ruby Browning for this wonderful write up: On Saturday 19th January Bude Community Orchard hosted its first ever Wassail. Wassailing was originally an Anglo-Saxon tradition (the word ‘wassail’ […]

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What’s it like at a Gorton’s Cookery Course session?

Me being me, I didn’t really read the blurb properly. I somehow assumed that chef extraordinaire, Peter Gorton, was going to do a 2-hour cookery demonstration and during that time […]

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Jess Glynne at the Wyldes

As part of a series of outdoor concerts, it seems chart-topping Jess Glynne is appearing at The Wyldes, so some of you might fancy going. The link to book is […]

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Whistlefish is going green

As I shop for cards regularly at Blue Heron Gallery in Bude (a Whistlefish supplier) I am thrilled to hear that Whistlefish is changing a few things: They say: EXISTING […]

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Will you vote for the Gurney stove?

the Gurney stove has been short listed for ‘Object of the Year’ in the Cornwall Heritage Awards. The award is arguably the most significant, with the winning object being decided […]

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2 Jason Manford Tickets for sale

Bought these a while back but now can’t go so I have 2 Jason Manford tickets for sale at Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple. Dress circle (think more or less sold out […]

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Bude’s first panto in a long time …

This is the first Pantomime in Bude for many years since the Bude Theatre Club closed, and of course, the first show that ‘BITS’ has presented since their initial show […]

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Eden Project closed by rain

The Eden Project is closed to visitors until 5pm today (Saturday 15 December) due to flood water on the site after very heavy rain earlier. Eden apologises to visitors. Refunds […]

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Your Facebook comments on Bude Tunnel

Here’s a selection of your comments from Facebook (thanks to Isla once again for her lovely images): Isla:  First of all I’ve never heard of this random guy, unlike BBC, ITV, […]

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The tunnel and taxi Trev hit the tabloids …

I’m not a huge tabloid reader but they have been on the ball so far as the Bude tunnel goes. The Mail calls it Britain’s unlikeliest tourist destination, while The […]

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Salty Seagull’s ‘tunnel vision’

Immense thanks to Isla from The Salty Seagull. The Tunnel has become a major tourist attraction in Bude. What started as a joke has been made into something wonderful with a […]

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Paul Weller to perform at The Wyldes

💥The legendary Paul Weller will headline the second Live in The Wyldes event of 2019!💥 Q named him Best Act in The World Right Now, and we’re not going to argue with […]

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Fantastic Beasts – Crimes of Grindelwald at The Rebel

Let me admit (gasp) I am not a Harry Potter fan. I have never read the books nor seen the films. I did try the first book and quickly lost […]

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Santa Claus to give out gifts in biggest ever Bude Christmas Fayre!

Santa is making a special appearance at the upcoming Bude Christmas Fayre, which is to be held on Sunday 2nd December, from 11 am to 4 pm. The Christmas Fayre […]

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The Barrel that Rocks – birthday CDs produced to aid Air Ambulance

The Barrel at Bude, North Cornwall’s only ‘micropub’ celebrated its 1st year milestone at the end of June with a 3-day party.  Musicians from Bude and the surrounding area were […]

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