Posts for Food

Friday is time to wassail …

When I saw a Facebook post from Cafe Bellini about wassailing, I realised I knew very little about it. I assumed it was making merry at Christmas. Traditionally, the wassail […]

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Lynne’s ‘tribute’ painting for Margaret

I was only looking at this fabulous painting by Lynne Holehouse the other day at Seventh Wave on Belle Vue. Lynne painted this in (I think) 2019 as I watched […]

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Workshops and free distillery tours among the Norton Barton attractions

Borrowed a few photos from Facebook to give you a taste of today’s open day … a great day to buy some lovely local produce.  

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Norton Barton – an amazing artisan food village for Bude

Heading out from the A39 at Bush on an undulating country lane, I soon reach our latest sponsors, (to whom great thanks) Norton Barton Artisan Food Village, which is a […]

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Festive Hot Chocolates in Bude

I’m a bit of a purist where hot chocolate is concerned – I like it very chocolatey and not milky. I also don’t, these days, go in for fancy toppings, […]

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Festive Open Day at Norton Barton

On Saturday the 7th of December Norton Barton Artisan Food Village opens for a day of festive fun for all the family, with craft workshops, live music, warming food at […]

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Obesity figures double in 20 years says Diabetes UK SW

The number of people who are obese in England has almost doubled in the last twenty years from 6.9 to 13 million, according to new analysis released today (14 November) […]

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Letter from NSPCC re schools competition

Dear Editor, Primary school children love getting creative – and they’re now being given the chance to win £5,000 of vouchers to be spent on providing a better breakfast for […]

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Get Ready for Preston Gate Beer Fest 8 later this week

North Cornwall’s biggest and best beer festival is right here in Bude – well, Poughill, to be precise at PrestonFest8. PrestonFest rhymes nicely as does … Preston Gate Festival 8 […]

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Vegan restaurant for Bude delayed

Well, it was due to happen if Bude was to keep up with the rest of the country, so a new vegan eatery was due to open in Bude this […]

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It’s nearly time for Budelicious …

From Budelicious: A celebration of all things food in Bude… FREE ENTRY TO ALL DAYTIME EVENTS We are delighted to announce the 2nd year of Budelicious, exciting food and drink […]

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The frog is going surfin’

  Just to let everyone know that The Surfin’ Frog will be closed from Monday 16th September. We will reopen for lunch on Thursday 26th September. We will be back […]

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Taxi Trev checks out dog-friendly eating around Bude …

You all know that Bude taxi driver, Trev, likes to take his rescue dog, George, everywhere he can with him, and that includes out for dinner. Recently, Trev set himself […]

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Exciting new dishes at Surfin’ Frog

The Surfin’ Frog is becoming Bude’s bistro of choice, especially during the evenings but they open for brunches, too. Now, chefs Jo and Arthur have added a couple of interesting […]

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New vegan restaurant for Bude

Well, it was due to happen if Bude was to keep up with the rest of the country, so on 27th September, a new vegan eatery is opening in the […]

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