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Cornwall rubbish and recycling Christmas collections

From Cornwall Council: As in previous years, there will be no waste and recycling collections on Christmas Day or Boxing Day. Collections due on Christmas Day: Rubbish due to be […]

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Torridge rubbish and recycling Christmas collections

For those just over the border into Devon, here are the festive Torridge rubbish and recycling collections: Torridge residents are being encouraged to carry on recycling over Christmas. There will […]

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Do you risk losing your licence over a modified car?

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Modifying vehicles must be done to ensure that they remain in a safe and legal condition. If your vehicle is suspected of being unsafe you […]

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Bude’s Christmas Fayre – some pix

As I am away, I missed Bude’s Christmas Fayre but it looked to be a well-organised, successful event spread over The Castle and The Parkhouse Centre. Here are a few […]

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Morrisons Bude to donate fruit to children to avoid waste

Morrisons Bude is to hand out free fruit to children in its Stucley Road store, to prevent unsold fruit being thrown away, to offer young people one of their five-a-day, […]

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Beach cleans ‘on trend’ in the fight against plastic

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) says their Great British Beach Clean, run in partnership with Waitrose, was the biggest mass participation beach clean and survey event the UK has ever […]

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The price of petrol …

Bideford Morrisons earlier … just saying!

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Affinity Devon welcomes back Saltrock

From Affinity Devon: Affinity Devon is excited to announce the return of British surf-wear brand Saltrock to the outlet shopping centre. The Saltrock store opening on December 3rd is welcomed by locals […]

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Our focus this December

I’m sure you will all agree that Bude & Beyond has been ace at sharing people’s events, fund-raisers and business offers, through the website, and social media, especially Instagram and […]

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The Gift of Giving: Bude Foodbank collection at The Bude Christmas Fayre

By Ari Winfield: The Gift of Giving: Bude Foodbank collection at The Bude Christmas Fayre   Bude Foodbank will have a collection at the upcoming Bude Christmas Fayre, and they […]

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Be cautious when answering cold callers

From Action Fraud: People are reminded to be cautious when answering the phone to cold callers. This follows a high value scam on 22-23 November. Unknown offenders purporting to be […]

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Bude Brewery – hard times

Hard to believe the future of Bude Brewery looked so bright back in January when I went to visit and wrote this article. At that time, the brewery had just […]

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Christmas last posting dates

UK Tuesday 18 December Royal Mail 2nd Class Royal Mail Signed For 2nd® Class Thursday 20 December Royal Mail 1st Class Royal Mail Signed For® 1st Class Parcelforce Worldwide express48 & […]

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Economies of ale: small pubs close as chains focus on big bars

By Binzy Reynolds: As has been widely reported, the number of pubs in the UK has declined in recent years. New data published recently by the Office for National Statistics […]

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Bude Late Night Shopping

News is slowly dripping through about Bude late Night Shopping on 7th December. The Rotary Santa will take his usual route from the Crescent Car Park to Queen Street and […]

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