Posts for Environment

Yellow warning for rain

There’s a yellow warning for rain in the SW tomorrow from shortly after midnight to tomorrow evening. Seems heaviest overnight with possible storms tomorrow afternoon. Although some places will stay […]

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Devon & Cornwall Police join Operation Owl

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Neighbourhood Officers working across Devon and Cornwall this weekend are taking part in Operation Owl which is a national campaign to raise awareness of raptor […]

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Trev’s plan to help Sue raise £500 for wildlife

Trev’s Taxi has created a Just Giving page to raise money for Sue Gear, Bude’s amazing wildlife protector and saviour. Trev has sponsored the month of October in Sue’s Born […]

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REFLECT at Bude Sea Pool

An exciting October weekend of sound, light, music and art will bring the local community, regional and international artists together to explore the connection between coastal living and wellbeing.   […]

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Extension of Elements at Widemouth

While on the subject of planning, Bazeley has also received planning consent for an extension to Elements, located in Widemouth Bay. The proposal accommodates a larger eating space, therefore making […]

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New apartments for Upton after planning appeal win

The Bazeley Partnership has won a planning appeal for this apartment development in Upton, Bude, following a refusal by Cornwall Council’s full planning committee. The Secretary of State overturned the […]

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Extinction Rebellion and “The Rebel Alliance”

You may have heard of Extinction Rebellion, which is rapidly becoming a large radical movement to halt climate change and biodiversity loss. Globally, it uses non-violent civil disobedience in an […]

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Plans for the weekend – a mini heatwave!

Hope you have great plans ahead for the weekend, as according to the Met Office Bude is due a sunny few days (Fri – Mon) with a mini ‘heatwave’, as […]

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Climate Emergency declared in Bude

Bude & Stratton Town Council declared a climate emergency at their full meeting last night. Members of Climate Action Bude turned out in number at the meeting and were thrilled […]

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Preapp for Crematorium facility, Poundstock

Pre-application advice has been sought from Cornwall Council for a crematorium facility ‘ Atlantic View’ at Coppathorne, Poundstock, on land west of the A39. The planning number is PA19/01632/PREAPP The […]

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Full Town Council meeting tonight – climate emergency on the agenda

There is a full town council meeting this evening  6.30pm in the Conference Room at the Parkhouse. The public is able to attend and space is left for questions. […]

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Flood alert N Cornwall coast excluding Bude

There is a flood alert in force for the North Cornwall coast from The Rumps to Hartland Point excluding Bude. Flooding is possible over the weekend high tides. Flood Alert […]

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Changes to the Travelodge plans

What do you think of the new-look Travelodge idea? To remind you, Travelodge wishes to build a 71-bed  budget hotel, including bar and cafe, with associated car park and access […]

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Will proposed house building urbanise Bodmin?

Builders, Wainhomes, have submitted a controversial planning application for approximately 540 dwellings on land east of Halgavor Moor Farm, Bodmin. The applicant has applied for an environmental impact assessment. The […]

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Shocking rubbish left by beach

Bude artist, Sue Read, posted this today on her Facebook, and I for one totally agree with her. She writes: I feel sorry for everyone. Residents, National Trust, the lifeguards. […]

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