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Devon Council to phase out single-use plastics

From the Devon CC website: Devon County Council will phase out its use of the most polluting single-use plastic products within two years. Members of the Council’s Cabinet voted unanimously to […]

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Hundreds flock to get Cornish passport

From Cornwall Council: Hundreds of people flocked to celebrate their identity with a Cornish passport at the Royal Cornwall Show as they loudly and proudly declared their Cornishness. Supported by […]

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Shop to Let in Kilkhampton

Shop to let in Kilkhampton, available from now £360 p.c.m Also a 2 bedroomed flat above available from mid July  £575 p.c.m Enquiries to 01288 355642  or 01288 353137

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Know who these belong to?

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police are appealing for information following a search of a property where items, believed to be stolen, were recovered. Investigating officer, Kerry Frayne said: “While […]

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Budehaven students take part in World Ocean Day

From Budehaven’s Facebook page (used with permission): On Friday 8th June, Year 8 students from Budehaven Community School visited Summerleaze Beach to take part in the huge World Ocean Day […]

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Detox your life – take on the plastic challenge

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) reckons we will have more plastic than fish (by weight) in our seas by 2050, as our reliance on plastic in all its forms becomes […]

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A night to remember…on the motorway

From Devon & Cornwall Police: As of Monday 4 June 2018, learner drivers are now allowed to drive on motorways when accompanied by an approved driving instructor. Motorways are some […]

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Suspicious object removed from Summerleaze

Adapted from Bude Coastguard Facebook page: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 17:17 on Sunday by Falmouth Coastguard Operations Centre (CGOC) following the report by RNLI Lifeguards of a […]

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Exeter Uni tagged a turtle – see how far it has travelled

A turtle tagged by University of Exeter scientists in Brazil has swum thousands of miles – and is now in the waters of a UK overseas territory. The female leatherback […]

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Fabulous tennis facilities at Bideford further enhanced

The new Atlantic Racquet Centre based on the periphery of Caddsdown industrial estate in Bideford is now in full swing with the outdoor and indoor courts being used heavily by […]

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Green for Grenfell Day

Schools across the country are encouraged to wear green and help their local communities as part of Green for Grenfell Day on Friday 15 June. The government is supporting the […]

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Don’t kick off during the World Cup

Avoid getting a red card during the World Cup Don’t kick-off during this summer’s tournament Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police are advising people of the consequences of drinking […]

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Man with heatstroke rescued by Coastguard

Adapted from Bude Coastguard Facebook page: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were paged at 17:09 on Saturday and tasked by Falmouth Coastguard Operations Centre (CGOC) to Morwenstow, following the report of […]

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Bude Army Cadets Meet VC Winner

Over the May half term, 2Lt Ali Harper from Bude Army Cadet Force led a trip for cadets to London. The cadets were provided with a number of brilliant opportunities […]

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Person trapped in car on Devon/Cornwall border

From Devon & Somerset Fire Service: One fire appliance from Holsworthy, one from Bude and the Heavy Rescue Vehicle from Middlemoor were sent to a report of a road traffic […]

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