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Rainbow over Crooklets – where’s the pot of gold?

This morning, I was lucky enough to be at Crooklets for this!

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Widemouth gets blue flag, while Summerleaze and Crooklets receive seaside awards…

Apologies I’m a bit behind – backlog due to sorting stuff pertaining to my mother’s death. So, doing what I can, and this is adapted from Cornwall Council’s info. Anyway, […]

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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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Microchipping – It Worked For Suggs!

Just want to give public thanks to the two kind ladies who found my husband’s dog looking lost in Crooklets Car Park this afternoon, and took him to the vet’s. […]

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#Bude This Evening – My, That Water Looks Mucky!

Went to have a look at the river surfing, and the foam at Crooklets (but suspect missed the best of it, as there are some fab pix out there). What […]

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Flood Alert #Crooklets #Bude

A Flood Alert has been issued by the Environment Agency, for high tides on the morning of Friday 13th November. The time of high water at Ilfracombe on Friday is […]

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#Bude Sandymouth Rated Excellent

Bathing water in the UK is improving A total of 97% of England’s bathing waters passed the minimum tougher standard this year. In total, nationally 63.6% of bathing waters meet […]

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#Bude Beaches

It’s rather any excuse not to write today, but it is said that pictures say more than words. Down at Bude beaches today while daughter surfed…the sky was beautifully blue, […]

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#Facebook Page for Missing Tess #Bude

Recently, Paul and Lucy Blackburn lost their gorgeous black Spaniel over the cliffs between Crooklets and Northcott Mouth. There is now a Find Tess Facebook page. The coastguard checked below […]

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Missing Spaniel #Bude

Yesterday evening, Paul lost his gorgeous black Spaniel over the cliffs between Crooklets and Northcott mouth. The coastguard checked below the cliff and the cliff face – there was no […]

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Martin Dorey on #Bude’s Beaches

You’ve all heard about Bude’s fabulous beach awards, so here’s a fuller version of events from Martin Dorey, who was a major player in the Crooklets bid, along with FoBSP’s […]

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Summerleaze and Crooklets #Bude Get Seaside Awards

A Seaside Award is a quality mark for beaches, being Keep Britain Tidy’s own award for the beaches that meet the very highest standards for cleanliness and facilities. Formerly called […]

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Tough EU Water Bathing Standards From This Summer

Last year, the English coast was the cleanest since records began, with 99.5% of swimming spots passing water quality tests compared to just 65% in 1988. However, England’s beaches will be […]

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Help #Crooklets #Bude Get a Seaside Award

Pointless reinventing the wheel. Taken this from the Just Giving page set up by Martin Dorey, to hopefully spread the word about A Seaside Award for Crooklets that little bit […]

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