Down at the Bude Sea Pool with the Lundy swimmers…

The only person who has successfully completed the Hartland to Lundy swim dates from the 1950s. He entered a competition to win prize money and some bullocks if he succeeded […]

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Burglary between Bude & Launceston

Burglary, from experience, is awful. Intrusion is worrying and distressing but it is often only later that families realise the full amount of deeply personal and irreplaceable items they lose […]

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Mother’s Day – time to walk on air!

Dawn meets Bude foot health professional, Steph Jones-Giles

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Mr #BigUpBude – Trev’s Taxi

I first wrote about Taxi Trev (as Vicko calls him) well before the days of #BigUpBude in 2012. He’s still here, and still offering an efficient and wonderful service to […]

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Event at the Castle

New event at The castle on 9th February. A veritable visual feast of artefacts from the Stratton History Archive relating to and celebrating the fascinating and varied history of Bude […]

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Fisherman Rescued Off Bude

As black plumes of smoke billowed over Bude today, there were a number of 999 calls, and Bude RNLI lifeguards set out to assist a fisherman whose boat caught fire […]

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Boat on Fire Off Bude

Daughter tells me there is a boat on fire out at sea off Bude. Lots of dark smoke, and I hear the Bude lifeboat/jet ski went out. I don’t yet […]

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Famous Bude People

Anne Collins has sent in this article, for which, thanks to her. There is more info on famous Bude folk in my book, Secret Bude, or on the Bude Past […]

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Another Barge at Bude

By Mary Hallett. An exciting day at Bude started with the appearance offshore of a 60ft narrow boat accompanied by the Appledore Tamar class lifeboat. The Orbis had left Ilfracombe […]

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Bude Sunset Yesterday

Popped out between bands at BAAM and we were rewarded with this. Some photos mine, some my daughter’s.

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