Poughill Road Traffic Collision
Shortly after 9pm last night, two fire appliances from Bude Fire Station attended a single vehicle road traffic collision in Poughill. They assisted paramedics with releasing one casualty from the vehicle, who was then left in the care of ambulance personnel. The police were also in attendance at the scene. […]
Is Money More Important Than Family and Friends?
In a shock finding, research from Skrill reveals millions of Brits consider money to be more important than their friendships, and even their families. The cost of survival for the modern Brit is £1,772.50 a month, according to research from online payments provider Skrill. The study, which forms part of […]
Alleged Stabbing in Bude
There was an alleged stabbing in Bude on Saturday night, and police were reportedly still investigating the building where the incident took place (at Downs View) on Sunday evening. As always there is a lot of hearsay and rumour. For now, the information is that the injured man was taken […]
Chef Night Raises Nearly £1000 for Local Lifeboats
A chef night organised and hosted by Simply Wood of Kilkhampton has raised £990 for the RNLI and will be split equally between Bude and Padstow lifeboats .
Adrian Oliver of Margot’s, Padstow, prepared and served his dishes to the audience, talking them through the recipe and preparation techniques, whilst Oliver Tullett from the North Coast Wine Company talked about the wines he’d matched to the dishes.
Police Crackdown on Rogue HGVs
Officers from Devon and Cornwall Police and the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) recently worked together to impound a heavy goods vehicle valued at around £80,000 during a three week operation aimed at reducing road casualties and collisions in the Devon & Cornwall force area. Operation Fatigue ran until […]
Families Want to Walk Together!
The National Trust has revealed one in five 8-11 year olds want to spend more time with their parents and more than a third of parents said they want to spend more time with their kids. Good news there, then! While watching television and DVDs tops the YouGov poll as […]