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Today’s Student Strike – by a Budehaven student

This letter was previously sent to Pirate FM, by Mac Spooner, Budehaven Year 11:   At Budehaven Community School, we are having a protest, much like the rest of the […]

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Government invests in Dawlish railway

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has today (15 February 2019) announced further funding of up to £80 million in the south-west to deliver a new sea wall at Dawlish, providing better […]

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Student strike action for climate change

Many young people across the country participated in a day of strike action today, following a national programme of activities organised by young people who are concerned about environmental damage […]

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Just some small snips with the scissors

While we’d all be better off without plastic packaging on cans, a relative raised in Australia said she had seen so many animals in the past with plastic stuck around […]

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A timely warning from Devon & Cornwall Police

It’s Valentine’s Day. A great day for people scamming those in search of romance, so here’s s timely warning:  

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New year, new look to B & B

Things cannot stay the same and we all get restless wanting to improve our lives. The same goes for Bude & Beyond, which we try to keep fresh, so with […]

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9 out of 10 adults in SW support regulation of social networks to protect children

Nine out of 10 adults in the South West of England (91%) back regulation of social networks to make tech firms legally responsible for protecting children, a new NSPCC survey […]

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New guidance for taxis carrying vulnerable passengers

People in Cornwall reply heavily on taxis to get them to places which public transport cannot manage, so taxi drivers/owners need to be aware of the following consultation to protect […]

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Fly-tipping eyesore – a call for help this Saturday

By Binzy Reynolds: The Bude Rubbish Action Group, BRAG) has been in existence for less than twelve months but has already created a massive impact on the amount of litter […]

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Cornwall businesses urged to get brexit-ready

Guidance for businesses on how to prepare for trading in the event of a ‘no deal’ Brexit has been released today by Cornwall Council, the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, and […]

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Meeting about overnight closure at Stratton MIU

Residents in Bude and the surrounding parishes are invited along to an extraordinary meeting of Bude Community Network Panel next week. The meeting will take place at 7 pm on […]

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Helping motorists to stay safe online

  There are so many scams around, especially pertaining to motorists, so a reminder from DVLA: On Safer Internet Day, DVLA has provided the following tips to help motorists stay safe […]

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Year of the Pig – celebrate safely

If you are into Chinese New Year, you will be aware that we are approaching the Year of the Pig. I was born in a pig year so, for once, […]

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SW NSPCC speaks out on FGM

This week has seen the country’s first FGM conviction. While many people see it as a non-problem in Bude, there will be girls in all regions of the SW at […]

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Look what you could save if you buy less single-use plastic

People in Bude are pretty savvy when it comes to single-use plastics, but the same cannot necessarily be said for the rest of the country. • The UK population spends […]

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