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Bude Jelly Babies Succeed in Channel Swim

Big congratulations to Bude’s Jelly Babies who underwent a cross-channel relay swim in aid of Bude Sea Pool, which they have just safely completed in 17 hours  and 34 minutes, […]

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Bude Sea Pool Channel Swim

From Friends of Bude Sea Pool: Nik Barnes and Maretta Robinson are about to embark on the 22 mile Channel swim on the neap tide 9th-15th August 2016 as half […]

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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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#BigUpBude Talent – It’s Coming!

The hunt is on for talent in and around Bude. This event was born here…..

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Bude Sea Pool Channel Challenge Raises £1000+

I have unashamedly nicked this wholesale from The Friends of Bude Sea Pool website. We covered it recently with a slideshow of pix, and an interview with Cassie Patten,  but […]

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Bude Sea Pool Cross Channel Challenge

A photo gallery slideshow from Bude Sea Pool ‘cross channel’  team swim today….and it is still ongoing….today’s big attraction was a visit (and swim) from Cornwall’s Olympic bronze medallist, Cassie […]

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Bude Charity Box Thefts

Bude police have reported on their Facebook page: In recent weeks we have had reported to us the theft of several different charity boxes. These have been stolen whilst they […]

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Stratton Mum Diets for the Sea Pool

There are many different ways to raise funds for FoBSP and here’s a feel good story for a Monday morning. Dianne Garrett,  a mum who lives in Stratton, has embarked […]

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Bude Sea Pool – the Raft Race!

Local schools took the plunge in the first Bude Sea Pool raft race, another example of how vital the Bude Sea Pool is to the local community. A blowy but bright […]

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Bude Sea Pool, Life Saver….

Another amazing community event was held at Bude Sea Pool on Wednesday 19th June 2013 – the schools’ life-saving festival, according to the FoBSP blog. Pupils from Budehaven and Bude Primary […]

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Bude’s Heart – the Sea Pool Picnic…..

The tidal swimming Pool at Bude has been at the heart of the community for over 80 years. So FoBSP, the local charity which now funds and runs the Sea […]

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Meet David Brabham

Well, I was the obvious choice to interview David Brabham on his recent visit to sunny (yes, it actually was!) Bude helping to raise funds for Bude Sea Pool. A […]

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Bude & Beyond Citizen of the Year 2012 – the Vote

Nominations have now closed but the number and quality of entrants has been incredible with many people saying they can’t possibly choose between these wonderful people. Voting started today on […]

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