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Today – Bude Past & Present Launch

Today is the launch of our new website, Bude Past & Present.   This is a collaborative, 3 person team effort, to preserve Bude/Stratton heritage on the web. We hope to incorporate historic photos, reminiscences, and  interview people with stories to tell (some of this may be audio). So, hopefully, the...

Educate Dogs and Their Owners

Another apology due. Kev posted this in February, and it has only just appeared in my pending posts. Sorry for the delay. We don’t yet know the full circumstances surrounding the latest fatality caused by a family pet dog. I’m not going to speculate and blame the baby’s parents nor am I going to place blame...

Meditation in Bude

(Apologies to Baz. This was sent in during February but is only just showing as pending in my post list. Not sure what the glitch was, but a few items were affected. Obviously, people have missed the March meditation course, so I have amended the ending; however, I’m hoping more will be on offer.)...

Surfing? Like Heroin ? Eh ?

Having worked at a desk for 12 hours a day for the past 32 years , when I moved to Bude, aged 46, it kind of felt rude not to have a go at this surfing lark! A very dear friend of mine I knew, who lived here, had been surfing for over 35 years and had told me how great it was. So I finally took the plunge,...

Widen Your Food Horizons in Widemouth

This slideshow requires JavaScript. I first visited the Widemouth Bay Beach House in July, 2013, 6 weeks after it had been bought by the current owners, North Cornwall brother and sister team, Beth and Kieron, along with their partners, and their Mum. It was time to return to see how things were working...

Support Your Yarn Shop Day

A new event for A Need to Bead and Craft on National Support Your Wool Shop Day, so if you’re keen on crochet, spinning or knitting, get down there for the event. If you want to see demonstrations, great; and if you want to try your hand, get down there, too! Or just support your yarn/wool shop....

Bude Past & Present Launch

Exciting news, and I can hold it in no longer. April 24th is the launch date of our new website, Bude Past & Present.   This is a collaborative, team effort to preserve Bude/Stratton heritage on the web. We hope to incorporate historic photos, reminiscences, and to go out and interview people with...

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