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Bonmarché in administration

Bonmarché, which has a branch at Bude Garden Centre, has gone into administration. Chief executive Helen Connolly said: “It is with deep regret and sadness that we have appointed administrators. […]

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Find out more about Adoption in Cornwall

From Cornwall Council: A teenager from Cornwall is calling on anyone thinking about adopting, to come forward at the start of National Adoption Week. Jasmine was adopted when she was […]

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Land for sale with planning permission, Upton

A reader kindly sent in this advertisement from Colwills estate agency offering land for sale at Upton for a cool £1,200,000: Development site with sea views Planning approval for 9 […]

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 Bedruthan‘s Mid-Century and Vintage Fair

  It’s that time of year when we all start looking farther afield for our entertainment, so why not check this out? Discover an abundance of vintage and mid-century delights […]

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Additional Needs open day at Just Gentz

We would love to invite you to our Additional Needs Open Day. Everyone welcome! Pop along and see what we are all about and how we could help you or […]

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Why you should stop buying new clothes

Duy Hoang/Unsplash, FAL Dr Alana James, Northumbria University, Newcastle The fashion industry is one of the most polluting industries in the world, producing 20% of global wastewater and 10% of […]

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Struggle going to the barber? Try Just Gentz

Just a quick update on our lovely sponsors, the Just Gentz team, and what they are up to – it’s pretty innovative and inclusive. The barbers at Just Gentz are […]

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Austerity’s Victims – Cornwall

If you are anti-injustice and want to know about the impact of austerity on men with learning difficulties in Cornwall, then Neil Carpenter’s book is a must-read. Focusing on the […]

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Will it be a sparkling Christmas in Bude?

As autumn kicks in, we start thinking about winter! Bude has had a sparkling Christmas in recent years due to the sterling efforts of the volunteers of Light up Bude. […]

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Vegan restaurant for Bude delayed

Well, it was due to happen if Bude was to keep up with the rest of the country, so a new vegan eatery was due to open in Bude this […]

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Men in Cornwall may be drinking too much …

From Cornwall Council: Many men are unaware that they are drinking too much and at a level that could be harmful. A new Wellbeing and Public Health campaign will give […]

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Why we should be angry about fuel prices

I often grumble about Bude petrol prices. Well, info from the RAC suggests we should all be grumbling about petrol prices generally. While the average price of petrol and diesel […]

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Thanks Elite West

Here at B & B, we love all our sponsoring advertisers. Most people advertise, understandably, because they want something in return. Promotion of their business, a rotating ad, an article, […]

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Free meeting spaces to local community groups at Bude Morrisons

Morrisons Bude is launching a new service offering free meeting spaces to local groups such as new parents, charities, book clubs, craft groups and gaming communities. Groups can book tables, […]

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Fracas in the Refill Shop

A fracas in Bude’s Refill Shop recently left volunteers distraught and customers dismayed. Shop volunteers allege that a member of the public went into the shop and demanded that they […]

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