Posts for Health
Bude ahead of trend as flip flops due to be summer fashion
As this article in The Guardian says, we’ve had Crocs, Birkenstocks and sliders, but now it seems that Bude is well ahead of the trend as the humble flip-flop so […]
The Human Cost of NHS Cuts in Cornwall: The Permanent NHS Crisis and Stratton MIU Nighttime Closure
By the Chair of Bude Labour Party (as mentioned, other local political parties are also very welcome to submit articles, as is anyone with a view to share). 2018 saw […]
The unwanted gift of food poisoning and how to avoid it
From Cornwall Council: There are an estimated one million cases of food poisoning in the UK every year, and without attention to food hygiene, this doesn’t stop during the festive […]
1 in 5 think it’s sometimes ok to drink and drive – it isn’t!
A CarTakeBack.com and YouGov survey revealed that almost 1 in 5 (17%) think it’s sometimes acceptable to drive after drinking – as long as they feel unaffected. With 40 million driving licenses […]
Volunteers to provide Christmas lifeline for children in SW
A team of volunteers are preparing to leave their own families on Christmas day to answer Childline calls from children who have nowhere else to turn. The NSPCC’s Helpline and […]
The most heartwarming story of 2018 – Ernie’s journey…
By Helen Shingler: It’s that time of year when we look back over the highlights as we approach Christmas and a New Year looms on the horizon. For me choosing […]
Councillors speak out on Stratton Minor Injuries Unit temp night closure.
As concerns grow about the Stratton Minor Injuries Unit, Councillor Peter La Broy has mentioned this on his Facebook page. The issue behind the closure appears to be a shortage […]