Posts for Environment

Council urges dog owners to bag and bin it!

Cornwall Council is urging dog owners to bag and bin their dog poo as new figures reveal the extent of dog fouling in public places. Latest figures show that from […]

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Where has the bench gone? Answer – for replacement!

Thanks to Zonia Thompson for this photo sent to our Facebook page querying where the bench had gone. Had the storm wrecked it? No, it has gone for refurbishment or […]

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High winds causing disruption across Devon & Cornwall

Devon and Cornwall Police have received multiple calls this morning, from across both counties, about disruption caused due to the high winds being experienced at the moment. They have had […]

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Weather warnings for wind Sun and Weds

Well, what a soggy start to March. Near me, the farmers are digging trenches to drain the fields. The Met Office warns that: Over the next few days we will […]

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What type of shops would you like to see in Bude?

An interesting post from Bude Locals on Instagram, which asked people what shops they would like to see in Bude (no chains). They had 29 responses. One person asked for […]

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Yellow Alert for rain in SW

The Met Office tells us that rain will affect much of south Wales and southwest England from late Tuesday afternoon, overnight into Wednesday morning before clearing. 20-30 mm of rain […]

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Police warn of Storm Freya in SW

Devon and Cornwall Police received a yellow weather warning for the whole south-west region for the period between 3 pm today, Sunday 3rd March and 6 am tomorrow the 4th. […]

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Storm Freya brings weather warnings for mad March gales

I can only say I’m glad my plane landed back in Blighty today and not tomorrow else it might have been a rather more exciting journey than I’d like! The […]

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Bude Sea Pool – Save Our Steps Campaign

From Friends of Bude Sea Pool: We will be launching a new ‘SAVE OUR STEPS’ campaign in March. Each year brings a new challenge in terms of maintenance and costs […]

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MCS Kayak Challenge off Cornwall

The Isles of Scilly archipelago lies 26 miles off the tip of Cornwall. It’s made up of over a hundred islands, only five of which are inhabited. Its sheltered crystal-clear […]

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Clothes swap a great success

Bude Methodist Church Parent & Toddler Group held a clothes swap recently, to save parents money and help the environment – children grow out of clothes so quickly. Held on […]

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Congrats to Bude Repair Cafe

At a grand opening on Saturday 23rd February, Bude Repair Cafe got underway to reduce waste by repairing rather than binning. Well done to all involved. I’ve seen this happen […]

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Bude’s Best Beach

It was a very small sample, but it seems that Crooklets is the favourite beach among respondents to our fun questionnaire this weekend. 50% chose it, with only 33.3% choosing […]

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Gorse fires time – please try not to create them!

A touch of sunshine and we start having gorse fires which can quickly burn out of control. The most recent one was in the early hours of this morning on […]

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