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The world’s easiest pancakes …

Great to see people contributing articles. This one is great for February, with Pancake Day on 28th! (we will re-run this as a reminder then). by Rob May Architect of […]

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Gluten-free section in World Pasty Championships

Gluten-free bakers will be rising to the challenge in a new section of the World Pasty Championships at the Eden Project on March 4.   For the first time amateur […]

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Great Service at Woolacotts, Bude.

By Louise Hopkinson I would like to share with people the great service I recently received when making a purchase at Woolacotts. Our two sons surprised us at Christmas by […]

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Blanchminster, a look back…

I’ve stolen this from our Bude Past & Present site, in order to reach a wider audience. Everyone in Bude knows of the generosity of the Blanchminster Trust, but most […]

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Bude fire crews have a busy weekend…

Yesterday, Bude Fire Station Facebook page reported: 🚒 Working smoke alarms save property!! 🚒 Both fire appliances were mobilised from Bude after a call was received about a kitchen fire. […]

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Secret Bude and the Iron Pineapple

I was a bit surprised to go in the Castle Heritage Centre a week or so ago and not find any of my books in there. Not great literature, I’ll […]

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Event at the Castle

New event at The castle on 9th February. A veritable visual feast of artefacts from the Stratton History Archive relating to and celebrating the fascinating and varied history of Bude […]

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Charity shop thefts in Bude

It’s really pretty sad and appalling when charity shops get robbed, but that is what has happened in Bude in January. Bude Police, on their Facebook page, mention: Within the […]

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Consultation on recycling in Torridge

At a meeting of the Full Council on 23rd January Councillors voted in favour of taking forward an options model that looks at the way waste and recycling services are […]

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How lithium mined from hot springs in Cornwall could boost Britain’s green tech

How lithium mined from hot springs in Cornwall could boost Britain’s green tech Raimund Bleischwitz, UCL Cornwall, on England’s south coast, is best known these days for surfing and sandcastles. […]

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Royal Blood at Eden

I must be getting old because I’ve never heard of these (no comments, please) but I’m sure you rockers out there have, so … Hard rock duo Royal Blood will […]

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Recipe time – check out this healthy food…

Gotta love the Vegetarian Society who are on a countdown to Valentine’s Day and are happy for us to share their recipes. Tomato Bruschetta with Rocket and Butter Bean Salad […]

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Patient Hospital Transport Cuts Consultation

Thanks to a reader for alerting me to this. Apparently, there was a meeting about this in Bude last week which wasn’t well-publicised, so which few people attended. It is […]

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Bodmin housing scheme gets thumbs up…

Good to see affordable housing happening somewhere! Plans for 75 new homes on the site of the former St Lawrence Hospital in Bodmin have been given the go ahead.  The […]

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