Posts for Environment

Desk or walk? I chose the latter …

You probably haven’t noticed, but Bude & Beyond is late today. I haven’t added anything until now (afternoon) because sometimes we all have to make choices. This morning, it was […]

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Cold weather conditions continue until Wednesday

The Met Office has forecast that current cold weather conditions affecting Southwest England will continue until 9 am Wednesday 22 January. Dr Ishani Kar-Purkayastha, Consultant in Public Health at Public […]

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Caravan fire spreads to woodland at Canworthy Water

Two appliances from Bude with twelve firefighters on board attended a call to a caravan on fire in the early hours of this morning. The caravan was well alight on […]

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Vote for Bude’s fossil fish

From Bude Castle: The Cornish Heritage Awards are coming up again this year and we have been shortlisted again for Object Of The Year. The category this year is ‘Weird […]

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Cold weather alert, do keep an eye on the vulnerable

With the forecast of cold weather and some freezing fog patches for parts of England, Public Health England (PHE) is urging people to prepare for cold weather conditions and look […]

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Biffa wins collections contract for Cornwall

You’re used to seeing their lorries, as Biffa has been clearing Cornwall’s waste for the last 3 years. Now Biffa, the national recycling and waste management provider, has secured the […]

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Women – do you fancy a tough old walking adventure?

I must admit these things are very inspirational from the comfort of my armchair. At times, I quite fancy sending my luggage on, staying in B & Bs and pretending […]

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Blustery start to the week

Make the most of today’s blue skies! The Met Office has issued weather warnings for wind fr Cornwall and Devon (along with many other places) on Monday and Tuesday. An […]

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Get knitting to help animals in Australia

Clare’s Little Wool Shop in Bude is joining the knit-along koala project. An estimated 480 million animals are being directly affected by Australia’s bushfire crisis, and around a billion are […]

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Windy weather due to roll in on Monday

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for Monday afternoon and evening as wind rolls in to the west side of the country, from Cornwall and Devon all […]

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Your comments on the ‘Travelodge’ development proposal

Following on from yesterday’s decision by the Town Council to sustain their objection to the scale of the proposed build Ref PA19/01978 which is for: Full Planning Permission and Conservation […]

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Town Council maintains its objection to ‘Travelodge’ development

At a Planning committee meeting today, the public was invited to attend to hear about planning applications, the most contentious one being Ref PA19/01978 which is for: Full Planning Permission […]

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Great talk … but can we perk up the Parkhouse?

I really enjoyed Bude Marine Group’s (free, donation requested) event last night at The Parkhouse Centre. It struck me I know little about marine biology and it would be interesting […]

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Work starts to improve footpath to Fistral Beach

From Cornwall Council’s website: One of Newquay’s most popular footpaths is set to benefit from new surfacing and better drainage, easing access to the UK’s most famous surfing beach. As […]

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Fundraising and Communications Manager for new Bude charity

GIVE 2 MINUTES FOR PLANET EARTH IN 2020 Bude based anti-litter campaign group, The 2 Minute Foundation, celebrates a new beginning with charity status and a message to all lovers […]

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