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Bude & Beyond is growing…

Just had a look at some site stats. In our first year of counting, 2013, Bude and Beyond had a mere 31,483 views from September to December. In 2014, for […]

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Wind farm rejected for Week St Mary

Scott Mann, MP for North Cornwall, has welcomed a decision by the Communities Secretary to reject proposals for a wind farm near Week St Mary.   The proposals by Good […]

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The thorny issue of school transport…

Those of us living in Devon will know that our children are not entitled to school transport (even buses we pay for) post-16, for sixth form provision, despite national government […]

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Guerrilla gardeners tackle things in a roundabout way…

There are some amazing people in Bude. While the rest of us just whinge and moan about stuff, they make things happen. Take the Cormac roundabout. I gather a bit […]

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I don’t know how your page works…

Ok, folks, I get this an awful lot. Can I write something for your website?   Yes please, do it here…    Simples!  Can I add something to your Facebook page? Yes, […]

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Route 39 rejects ‘damning’ OFSTED report

It promised at the outset to be ‘outstanding’, it was today deemed ‘inadequate’. Here is the latest report from OFSTED about Route 39 Academy, just over the border in Torridge. It […]

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Dramatic rescue at Morwenstow

Bude In a dramatic rescue at Morwenstow, Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were tasked to Vicarage Cliff in at 14.50,  following a report of a missing walker. Hartland CRT members were also […]

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Scott Mann urges rescue services to apply for funding

Local rescue services and lifeboat charities in North Cornwall are being urged to apply for a new wave of government funding by local MP Scott Mann.   The Department for […]

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Cornish music tour to Lake Garda

  Report by Abi Kaye: I am in year 10 at Wadebridge School, and I play in Triggshire Wind Orchestra conducted by Janet Elston… and this year, along with Budehaven […]

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Art Attack holiday sessions – locals discount

£10 DISCOUNT FOR LOCALS  at Pottery Box from the 10th August for 4 weeks. Children get to stay all day and it’s all child-led so they create amazing things!  

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Distraction theft warning

Thanks to Lucille Opie for sending this: Police received a report of distraction theft committed at the home of an elderly occupant in the St Blazey area on Saturday 23rd July. […]

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What do the police do when there’s a collision?

From Devon & Cornwall Police:   Today sees the launch of a series of short videos that give a brief overview and insight into the work of the Devon & […]

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From Torridge Council website

This is taken from Torridge Council website: Final round of consultation for Local Plan The final round of consultation on the draft North Devon and Torridge Local Plan has started. […]

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Margaret’s tea room broken into again

From Bude Police: The Rustic Tea Gardens Northcott Mouth Bude. Crime no CR/059781/17 Over 19th-20th July 2017, The Rustic Tea Gardens In Bude, was broken into again. Police have attended and […]

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