Posts for Sport

Muddy Meadow Mayhem 5k – are you up for the challenge?

Stratton Primary School’s  Muddy Meadow Mayhem Challenge Run will take place on Sunday 22nd September to raise money for our track. This will not be a run for the faint-hearted […]

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Help Stratton Primary get ‘on track’ to maintain their daily mile

Popped in to the impressive Stratton Primary School yesterday to find out more about their exciting scheme to install a track in the school grounds, for use by the children […]

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Stratton School survey – should children be able to walk the daily mile?

Stratton School would like to install a multi-purpose track in their extensive school grounds to help school children to enjoy exercise. The track would enable the children at Stratton School […]

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Anyone for croquet? Try it out for free in Bude

What conjures up summer for you? Sunshine, beach days, tennis, strawberries, croquet? Whaaat? Croquet? Isn’t that a posh game for those into country houses and cucumber sandwiches? Think again. Put […]

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Ride It – the Tour in Bude for the Children’s Hospice

The team at Children’s Hospice Southwest Bude Shop asked: Could you please give a big shout out to the team at Ride It for the loan of a fantastic bike, […]

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Shoreline triathlon takes place in a blaze of sunshine

The Shoreline Triathlon took place on Sunday, and as usual, entries were full for a day of great challenge. The results are listed here. Once again, the event attracted a […]

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St Petroc Head captains Cornwall RFU

Adapted from St Petroc’s Facebook page: Good luck to the St Petroc Head, Mr Hilton, who this afternoon captains Cornwall RFU v Hertfordshire in today’s County Championship match at Redruth RFC. Kyle […]

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My first Barre Class At Assaya

By Clare Ellis.   Like most young girls I dreamt of being a ballerina at some point in my childhood, I loved the gracefulness and elegance that ballet appeared to […]

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Nordic Walking comes to Bude!

Nordic Walking originally came about through Skiers needing to maintain their fitness levels during the summer months. It seemed obvious that ‘poles’ might need to be involved as they are […]

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Check out Bude and Holsworthy Roller Skating Discos

By Helen Shingler: My two granddaughters, Akasha aged 10 and Layla aged 4, live outside the UK but come over to us for Christmas.  I try to pack in as […]

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Air Accident Investigation Branch at work on Emiliano Sala’s lost flight

From AAIB: On Monday night, a US-registered Piper PA-46-310P Malibu aircraft (registration N264DB) was lost from radar north of Guernsey. The aircraft was en route from Nantes, France to Cardiff, […]

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Surfer Emily qualifies for World Longboard Championship in Taiwan

Big congratulations to Emily Currie who recently won the UK Shortboard Pro Surf women’s 2018 Tour, after a circuit of events in England, Scotland and Wales. Emily, who also surfs […]

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NSPCC highlights loophole which leaves 16-17 year olds vulnerable

Police cannot act on 74 complaints about adults in the South West of England having sex with teenagers in their care because a legal loophole means individuals such as sports coaches […]

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Christmas Shopping in Bude – good ideas 1#

I know it’s November, and I know Christmas is in December but people and shops are gearing up for the onslaught. With all the concern about plastics, packaging and too […]

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Visitor post to Facebook and it’s about Aggers on cricket!

Jennifer asks: Did Jonathan Agnew visit Bude Cricket Ground this week? He’s been in Bideford where he related story about Brian Johnston’s father sadly drowning at Widemouth Bay; also that Widemouth […]

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