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Bude Seapool Channel Challenge

Calling all swimmers! Up to 15 teams will swim the distance of the English Channel in Bude Sea Pool. Teams from 2 to 22 are invited to register for this annual event. Homemade cakes and soup are the main draw here, as well as the swim of course! Can you […]

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Children’s writing competition

FRom Cornwall Council: A Cornwall Council story writing competition to find the next generation of budding writers is going national. Launched as part of the Real Heroes Read Books campaign, the competition was originally just open to children from schools in Cornwall, but due to popular demand this is now […]

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Competition to win Walter Rabbit and help a charity

Happy to give Banfords a shout out as they are helping one of our charities. Steph Jones – Giles of Bude Animal Free Research says Poor Walter Rabbit. He’s been away on a lovely holiday and returned to Bude to find his adoption has fallen through ☹️ Walter is looking […]

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Update on the Beach Huts

Bude TIC have asked me to make a few things clearer, which I’m happy to do. First of all, a reminder Bude TIC do not actually set the prices of beach hut hire, or make pricing decisions.  Prices are set by Cornwall Council.  The TIC does not benefit from any […]

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Cirque du Vulgar ticket competition

Imagine if the circus was only for grown-ups… @cirqueduvu is a night of risqué live entertainment, featuring stunning strip-tease routines, electrifying daredevil stunts, comedy, nipple-tassels and naughty aerial acts, alluring hula-hoops and sexy strong men which will take you on a journey to another world. For one night only on […]

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Competition – Win Circus Funtasia Tickets

Here’s your chance to WIN tickets to see @CircusFuntasia, performing in the Big Top in Bude from Wednesday 25th until Sunday 29th September! Expect spectacular aerialists, insane acrobatics, motorbike globe riders, fire juggling, SkyWalkers, comedy from The Geek, music from Freddie Mercury, and so much more! Just LIKE this post […]

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Spaces left for the Channel Challenge

Bude Sea Pool has spaces left for 3 teams to enter their Channel Swim – please get in touch at admin@budeseapool.org or see eventbrite.com to enter your team. Last entry date is now 14th September.

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Budehaven students in acountancy finals today

Here’s hoping the Budehaven team had good luck today in the #ICAEW Base National finals.

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Aren’t people innovative? Bude Castle leads the way with its Earth Fest Challenge

I am not ashamed of stealing this from Bude Castle’s Facebook page. I marvel at how some people seem to have wonderful imaginations. I  really like the idea of using tin cans as containers but what do you paint them with? Anyway, for the inventive among you, here are a […]

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Win a Prize in the Most Innovative Recycled Product Competition

The Castle has announced a new competition to inspire the community to reuse and recycle, to feature as part of their upcoming Bude Earth Festival, on the 1st and 2nd of June.   There are prizes to be won and an award in the competition for the Most Innovative Recycled Product; the most ingenious […]

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Bude RNA Fun Quiz Night

  By Binzy Reynolds: The Bude branch of the Royal Naval Association held its third annual ‘Fun Quiz’ at the Falcon Hotel on Monday 8th April. The event was extremely well supported with well over twenty teams of six taking part. A hundred questions were split into ten sections of […]

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Competition: Win 2 free tickets to see Swann Songs

Time for a touch of nostalgia, in aid of a very good cause, Connect Bude. How we’d all love to see Bude more connected, and this group is working hard to achieve that. Swann and Flanders were a comedy duo from the 1950s/60s known for their comic songs. So, for […]

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Nominations wanted for this year’s volunteer awards

Devon & Cornwall Police are looking for nominations for this year’s Volunteer Awards to recognise the outstanding commitment and achievements from volunteers in our communities. The awards will take place in June and nominations can be for individuals, teams and groups who volunteer in any way within their community. Award […]

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Cornwall Tourism Awards open for 2019/20

The Cornwall Tourism Awards 2019/20 scheme is open for entry. These awards are free to enter and in surveys over 75% of respondents say that entering helps raise the quality of their business and can attract additional publicity. This year sees many changes with shorter entry forms (just four questions) which must […]

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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 by public vote, the only category to do this. There will also be a lot of publicity surrounding the award, […]

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