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Bude retirees step into Christmas with McCarthy and Stone

Bude locals recently joined residents at McCarthy and Stone’s Pen Morvah Retirement Living development on Bramble Hill to get into the Christmas spirit at an exclusive free festive event.   […]

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What happened at Sainsbury’s in Bude?

On 8th December, a 999 call reported parts of the roof of Sainsburys supermarket were becoming detached from the building and falling to the ground, as strong winds destabilised it. […]

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Wedding venue near Bude named as one of the SW’s best

A Cornish wedding venue is celebrating after being named as one of the best places to get married in the entire South West of England.   Launcells Barton, near Bude, […]

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The social care system is not fit for purpose says Alzheimer’s South West

The UK’s broken social care system is not fit for purpose. As polling day approaches, Marion Child Alzheimer’s Society Head of Region (South West) outlines why the next government must make reforming it […]

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Tom O’Sullivan, candidate for Bude-Stratton Town Council

Thank you Bude & Beyond Community Website for giving me the opportunity to post about being a candidate for Bude-Stratton Town Council on Thursday. My name is Tom O’Sullivan, I […]

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Crooklets Road closed

I’m currently in S Devon. Devon Live has reported that Crooklets Road in both directions closed (due to an unsafe building) from Morwenna Terrace to Crooklets. I understand the road […]

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Travelodge refines its plans

PA19/01978 There have been amendments to the Travelodge Planning application following consultation with the Town Council. 72 comments have been submitted on this application, worth reading here. Briefing notes re […]

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Election of councillor for Bude ward

It’s a big day on Thursday 12th December, as not only is it the General Election, but there is also an election for the role of Town Councillor for Bude-Stratton […]

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Bude’s eco-hustings – where was Scott?

Last night was the Bude Eco-hustings event at the Falcon, organised by Climate Action Bude. Around 125 people attended. Scott Mann (Conservative) did not attend, but Danny Chambers (Lib Dem) […]

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Man dies in Wadebridge collision

Update, the man who died was 58-year-old Jeremy Shepherd from Padstow.   A man has died following a collision on West Hill in Wadebridge last night [Wednesday 4 December]. At […]

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Favourite Christmas Songs

It’s that time of year again when we ask if they know it’s Christmas while we stuff our faces, and ask for it to snow. Anyway, in a rare moment […]

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Trev’s 7 days a week service inc Christmas Day

A shout out to our lovely sponsor, Trev’s Taxi, who is offering a 7 days a week service throughout December including Christmas Day from 12noon to 11 pm. Advance bookings […]

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Free charity/community advert for 2020

Bude & Beyond has provided Bude Sea Pool with a free rotating advert for some years now, and Animal Free Research has also benefited during 2019. So, to give everyone […]

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Police raid on B.E.D. at the weekend

From Bude Police Facebook page: During the early hours of Saturday morning, Police made an unannounced visit to B.E.D Nightclub on The Strand. The operation was in response to a […]

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Canal Delights

Thanks to Julie Barlow for another wonderful poem … Canal Delights How the land rolls! Its peaks and troughs littered with the copper glints of its season. The water ripples […]

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