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Bude Sea Pool benefits from Co-Op fund…

Bude Sea Pool were one of more than 4,000 causes across the UK who’ve benefited from the Local Community Fund and are making a difference in their communities. How the […]

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Scott Mann welcomes trial rail service

There were many naysayers who felt that rail services would never return to our area, and I agree that Okehampton is some distance away, but with a shuttle bus from […]

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On safari – Dawn meets Pete (Smudge) Smith

It’s great fun interviewing someone you know but don’t really know, if that makes sense. I don’t do enough of it. Someone you see regularly, in passing, but never have […]

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Plans to trial commuter rail service Okehampton to Exeter

By Mike Moore: RAIL campaigners in Okehampton are rejoicing after the Secretary of State for Transport revealed there are plans to trial a commuter rail service from Okehampton to Exeter. […]

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The new Hollywood film “Guernsey”

By Dave Cross: I was allowed to film and photograph a new Hollywood Movie yesterday at Sandymouth Bay. The Beach was transformed into a 1940s Guernsey frontier to deter the […]

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Who gets your vote?

As the competition hots up pre-election, a group of LibDem friends and supporters are working together to get Dan Rogerson elected back to Parliament as North Cornwall MP in 2017. […]

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My Red Thumb Day

From Devon County Council: Motorists are being asked to help save lives by lending their support to My Red Thumb Day (Thursday 11 May). The annual campaign highlights the dangers of […]

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Goodbye to Bude boy, Talan

Sadly, I didn’t know Talan Penny, but it seems lots of you did, so I feel his passing is important to all who read this community website. Apologies for the […]

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Ponies help challenged youngsters on Dartmoor

There’s a great therapeutic power to working with animals, who are non-judgemental creatures compared to humans. On Saturday 6th May 2017, 18 teenagers with a range of challenging life issues from […]

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Random thoughts on summer…

From Lucille’s U3A writing group to whom, many thanks: Long days of warm, sometimes hot sunshine and balmy evenings, the sensual scent from a host of amazing coloured blooms from […]

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Generosity of spirit helps launch new Bude micropub…

Another milestone was achieved on May the 6th for ‘The Barrel at Bude’, North Cornwall’s first micropub when they secured their alcohol licence. Now only awaiting final confirmation by Cornwall […]

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Fire at Upper Tamar Lake

The Fire and Rescue Service responded to a call to a potential hedgerow fire on the roadside near Upper Tamar Lake, Kilkhampton, at 2.40pm today. One appliance from Bude was […]

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More plastic than fish in our seas?

With more plastic than fish in our seas a possibility by 2050 according to some predictions, our reliance on plastic in all its forms is clear. To highlight just what […]

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Blondie to play at Eden

(I so wanted to be Blondie when I was at university!) New wave icons Blondie are the latest act to be confirmed for this summer’s Eden Sessions and will play […]

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