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Over 5000 people read Oliver’s story

The courage of Oliver’s Mum, Sue Fisher, has been repaid in spades after she asked to tell Oliver’s story on Bude & Beyond, as so far over 5200 people have […]

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Dog restrictions on Bude’s beaches.

Dogs are restricted from tomorrow on some Bude beaches. Crackington Haven, Bude Easter Day – 30 September   Crooklets Beach, Bude Easter Day – 30 September Widemouth Beach, Bude   […]

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What really happened to Oliver?

Recently, I spent a heart-wrenching couple of hours with Sue Fisher. Sue is the Mum of Oliver Woods, who tragically died just over two years ago. A young man with […]

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Stephen Lawrence Day – say no to hate crime

From Devon & Cornwall Police: To support the inaugural Stephen Lawrence Day on 22 April, Devon & Cornwall Police have been working with students at Falmouth University to raise awareness […]

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Bude’s Annual Town Meeting

Get involved in local democracy. You can make a brilliant start by attending the Annual Town Meeting which will be held in the Ivor Potter Hall in the Parkhouse Centre, […]

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Bude’s very own Refill Shop

Hearty congrats to the team behind Bude Refill Shop which opened today on Belle Vue Lane after much planning and oodles of hard work. I’m sorry I was travelling home […]

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Bude RNA Fun Quiz Night

  By Binzy Reynolds: The Bude branch of the Royal Naval Association held its third annual ‘Fun Quiz’ at the Falcon Hotel on Monday 8th April. The event was extremely […]

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SW NSPCC on internet safety plans

For too long social networks have failed to prioritise children’s safety online and left them exposed to grooming, abuse, and harmful content. The Government’s proposal for tough new internet safety […]

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Councillor role Flexbury and Poughill – why not request a democratic election?

From Simon Browning: Unless an election is requested by at least TEN electors from the Flexbury and Poughill wards – in writing before 23rd April – the new councillor to […]

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Funding to improve village halls and better connect rural communities

A £3 million fund to improve village halls and better connect rural communities across the country has been launched today (5 April 2019) by the government. With more than 10,000 […]

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10 Minutes to Save Stratton MIU Overnight Services

By the Chair of Bude Labour Party (all political persuasions are free to send in opinion pieces).   Usually, I try to cover Bude events from a Labour perspective, but […]

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A Travelodge for Bude?

Thanks must go to an eagle-eyed youngster for spotting this before I did. PA19/01978 | Full Planning Permission and Conservation Area Consent for the development of a 70-bed budget hotel, including bar […]

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You’d be amazed what’s left on roadsides and verges

A toilet, cooker and part of a boat are some of the bizarre items that have been dumped on the A30 as Cornwall Council urges motorists to bin or take […]

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Bude charity members check out diabetes research in animal-free Exeter lab

When we think of medical research, we tend to think of inaccessible white-coated scientists working in a laboratory surrounded by test-tubes, and sometimes, sadly, testing on animals. So, it was […]

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