Posts for Charity Fundraiser

Jackie to paddle 20km for diabetes research

1 in 17 people has type 2 diabetes (diagnosed or undiagnosed) in the UK. 3.2 million have been diagnosed with diabetes in the UK. Jackie Diffey is going to paddle […]

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Christmas Day swim raised over £12k for Bude SLSC

The 2018 Christmas Day Swim was the biggest and best so far, with over £12000 raised. Awesome. Added to this, the news that Bude SLSC, with the help of Surf […]

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Brave Betty shaves her hair for charity

On Christmas Eve, a brave Betty Sellars Page shaved off her hair for Macmillan Cancer Support, raising over £2500; she has also donated her hair to the Little Princess Trust […]

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Award-winning Masterchef to inspire charity lunches at Bude hotel

Award-winning Masterchef Peter Gorton will add a touch of Michelin Star quality to the Falcon Hotel in Bude in the New Year. The top West Country chef will be working […]

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Waitrose mag gives a mention to Bude’s Christmas Day swim

A friend up north sent me this clip – Bude’s Christmas Day Swim has made a national magazine. Time for the BBC to come and film it, too, like they […]

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Bude is getting greener…

Great to see things developing so rapidly to make Bude a greener town aiming for zero waste. Saw this on Instagram. Looking forward to the grand opening of the repair […]

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Can you help Swim Safe return to Bude in 2019?

After a year without Swim Safe, the popular water safety scheme which has been previously held in Bude, local Swim Safe Site Coordinator, Bill Williams and his brilliant band of […]

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Volunteers to provide Christmas lifeline for children in SW

A team of volunteers are preparing to leave their own families on Christmas day to answer Childline calls from children who have nowhere else to turn. The NSPCC’s Helpline and […]

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Budehaven gives thanks for Foodbank Appeal

Budehaven want to say a big thank you to all who donated to their Bude Foodbank Christmas appeal, which resulted in such overwhelming generosity. A group of our Year 7 […]

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Please support the Red Box Project

Seen at Premier Store/Post Office, Kilkhampton. Please support this period poverty initiative. 

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Register your interest for RNLI fundraising and awareness raising work

The RNLI’s Face to Face Fundraising team in North Cornwall and North Devon is recruiting! There’s no job like it – we help keep the public safe, working alongside our […]

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Bude goes zero waste!

  Love Bude, hate waste? While supermarkets play lip service to environmental issues, a group of volunteers has tackled the issue head-on with an initiative to buy your shopping locally […]

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Are you ready … for the Bude Christmas Day swim?

Bude Surf Life Saving Club say: Join us for the amazing Annual Christmas Day Swim…. No wetsuits allowed! This fantastic fund raising event is possibly the biggest No Wetsuits Christmas […]

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Budehaven is collecting items for the Foodbank

Budehaven wants to help light up the lives of those in our community needing help from the Bude Foodbank this Christmas. So, the school is collecting items for the Foodbank […]

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