Thanks to one of our invaluable sponsors, musician Aidan B, for sharing a pamphlet originally written by Capt John E. Acland in 1914, which has provided some lovely insights into […]
We’ve all read about the wreckage of the Bencoolen in 1862. Indeed, there are many reminders around Bude, such as the Bencoolen Bridge, the Bencoolen Inn, and even the Bencoolen […]
A view across to the locks before the recreation ground was built.
Summerleaze beach in the 1900’s
Summerleaze from Efford, in 1928.
Summerleaze in the 1920s
Mentone Terrace at Summerleaze in the 1950s
Summerleaze in the 1960s
Summerleaze in 1974, with Bude Scouts building a giant sand castle. (August 17th 1974)
Summerleaze in the 1950s