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Could We Have a Train Service to Bude Please?

Funny how it takes the collapse of a rail track (Dawlish) to get Government on the case re a decent rail network for the region but better late than never.  Feeling that now the subject is under discussion, Dan Rogerson is doing well to push for better rail links to […]

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Dan Campaigns for Closer Trains

Bude is in the unfortunate position of not having a rail service, ever since Beeching’s Axe fell, but it is still good to hear that improvements to Cornish rail services are on the cards, even if I can’t quite shake off my dream of a connecting service from Bude. Cornish […]

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A Little Bude History

Last year, I met a very interesting lady, Anne Longley, Co-ordinator of Volunteers at the Bude Heritage Centre Archives (Bude Castle). Anne has a great interest in, and knowledge of everything to do with Bude, despite its shortage of pre 1800s history. In 1800, she suggests, “there was virtually nothing here. Bude wouldn’t exist […]

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