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Bude Coastguard called out twice yesterday

Bude Coastguard had a busy evening yesterday, as did the Air Ambulance! First, at 17.46, the team attended the coastal footpath north of St Genny’s church, to help with a female casualty who had injured her leg. The Cornwall Air Ambulance was also tasked, arriving first at the scene. The […]

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What does Covid-19 mean to Bude Coastal Community Team?

This article is the personal view of John Gimson, one of the Directors of BCCT CIC.  It was written to support the work of Bude & Beyond Community Website in keeping local people informed about current matters. Bude & Beyond thanks John very much for his input, and invites others […]

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Childline prepares to support children over Christmas

Childline volunteers are preparing to work day and night over the festive period to help young people from the South West who are struggling to cope with serious mental health problems, as we remember it is not all peace and goodwill for many. In 2018/19 the NSPCC service delivered 7,157 […]

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Neetside Community Centre awarded £8k to review youth provision in Bude

  Neetside Community Centre has successfully applied for and been awarded a small grant of £8,300 from Awards for All National Lottery to look at the current opportunities, activities and provision in the Bude area for young people. The outcome will be a feasibility study produced in consultation with young […]

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Citizens Advice Launches Search for Volunteers in Bude

Citizens Advice Cornwall is looking to expand services in North Cornwall, where there is a strong demand for help with problems about debt, benefits and housing. Chief Executive, Gill Pipkin, said: “In order to help more people we desperately need more volunteers to act as advisers, administration assistants and help […]

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Big opportunity to engage with the council on climate change

From Bude & Stratton Town Council: We are seeking three members of the public to join our newly founded Climate Change and Environment Committee, which is responsible for coordinating the Council’s response to the climate emergency. This is a unique opportunity to directly engage with the Town Council to help […]

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Can you provide a forever home for blind Nico?

By Alison Migliorini-Stubbs, via our Facebook page: AMAZING people of Bude – I’m a foster mama for #spanielaiduk and this little one is currently in our care but now up for adoption. Love to see him stay local – please read his gorgeous spec and requirements – could he fit into your […]

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NSPCC seeks volunteers to keep SW children safe

More volunteers are needed across Cornwall to help protect children from harm. The NSPCC is appealing for volunteers to help teach primary school children about the different types of abuse. The children’s charity funds a Schools Service across the county, which sees trained members of staff and volunteers deliver free […]

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