Wednesday 26th of August 2020 01:29:52 PM
- Large heathland fire on Dartmoor 181 views
- A38 closed after serious collision 179 views
- Candidates for Torridge in County Council Elections 112 views
- Westward Ho!’s free car park – so refreshing 98 views
- Huge solar power farm approved near between Bideford and Barnstaple 94 views
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Bude wins prestigious beach awards
From the 2-Minute Foundation: Crooklets, Summerleaze and Widemouth, three popular beaches in Bude, Cornwall, have received awards for their water quality, safety services and environmental management. The Blue Flag and Seaside Awards were bestowed upon the beaches after a collaborative effort from the local community. The 2 Minute Foundation, a […]
The huge toll of the pandemic on young people
The NSPCC-run service, Childline, today releases stark new data that highlights the huge toll of the pandemic on young people. Since April last year, Childline has carried out 73,088 counselling sessions about mental or emotional health. 5,646 of these counselling sessions were with children aged 11 or under, an increase […]
Blue Flag for Westward Ho!
As the UK looks forward to a post Covid recovery, the South West is poised to become one of the destinations of choice as families plan their holidays for this year’s summer vacation getaway. The further easing of restrictions has also coincided with the charity, Keep Britain Tidy, announcing the […]
Jennings Coaches – can you help?
We’ve had a request for information for some research related to Bude. Ben Found writes: I am currently undertaking research into the history of WJO Jennings Coaches (originally of Morwenstow and latterly, Bude). Jennings’s unmistakable orange and white coaches were a familiar sight in Bude for many years, indeed there […]