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Slow down for horses. Really slow down.

From Devon County Council: The British Horse Society has released figures highlighting a rise in incidents between horses and vehicles in Devon. Check out the video here. Between the 2016-2017 […]

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Up there with the best in community journalism

Bude & Beyond was thrilled back in August 2017 to be one of the first 10 members of the ICNN  (Independent Community News Network). This is a body set up […]

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CAB on renters’ fees

MPs on the housing select committee have today (Thursday) released their report into the Tenant Fees Bill in which they say a clause that allows landlords to charge “default fees” […]

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Play detective and join exciting new hunt for the Easter bunny

The public can play detective and help experts solve the mystery of the origins of the Easter bunny as part of a different kind of Easter hunt this year. People […]

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Who knew Cornwall has Mining Games?

The next generation of miners from across the world are making their final preparations before testing their mettle in a series of gruelling traditional challenges and events. Thirty-nine teams, including […]

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So how do we measure inflation? With GoPros, leggings and nectarines!

For seven decades the Office for National Statistics has been using a notional ‘Basket of Goods and Services’ to help measure the rising and falling cost of products and services […]

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Broadband customers face major service issues

Six out of 10 broadband consumers experienced slow service or had their connection stop working entirely in the last year, disrupting the ability of some consumers to work or study […]

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Scott Mann welcomes proposals to extend Blue Badge scheme

Plans to enable more people with “hidden disabilities” to have Blue Badges have been welcomed by MP for North Cornwall Scott Mann, who has previously called on the Government to […]

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Cornish households may have missed out…

What’s a little irritating is that providers of energy are not required to give their customers their best deals, just as providers of mobile phones aren’t. So, it is no […]

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Protect your internet security for free

Devon & Cornwall Police provide info on how to protect your internet security for free. Domain Name Systems (DNS) are like public phone books for the web. They’re the reason […]

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Fireworks – always attend organised displays

This article comes from Devon & Somerset fire service’s website. It is a reminder to be very careful with and around fireworks. Keep to organised displays and keep safely animals […]

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Building Better Opportunities Project

I am a Building Better Opportunities (BBO) Project Key Worker working in the Bude area. This project aims to help unemployed (or economically inactive) people who would welcome some support […]

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Jack Sprat could eat no fat

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has improved its rating of sprat from the Baltic Sea by giving it a green rating in the latest version of the charity’s Good Fish […]

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Why hotels are losing customers…

As Bude has many hotels, this info may be useful. It seems hotels are losing customers because they aren’t using the most effective marketing messages for their ratings, according to […]

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