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Questions being asked as dogs die from poisoning

Sadly, two dogs have recently died at Shop, in Morwenstow. Of the two, one was confirmed to have ingested poison, but the second dog died before a blood test could be done,  though the symptoms were the same. The question in local minds is what the source of the poison […]

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Morwenstow Farmers Market, St Mark’s School PTA,Sunday 19th May

Come along to our Farmers Market, Sunday 19th May, 11am-3pm … free entry, free parking and a play park for the children to enjoy. Local produce and craft stalls attending including Hill View Honey, Perfect Cornish Pebbles, Robyn’s Farmhouse, Buckland Brewers, Rising Sun Nurseries, Cornish Crepes, Berridon Fresh and many […]

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Bude Coastguard in ‘dog over cliff’ rescue

From Bude Coastguard: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 12:49 yesterday, and tasked to assist Hartland Coastguard Search and Rescue Team who had been the first team scrambled following the report of a dog that had gone over the cliff in the Litter Mouth area of Morwenstow. Arriving on […]

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Man with heatstroke rescued by Coastguard

Adapted from Bude Coastguard Facebook page: Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were paged at 17:09 on Saturday and tasked by Falmouth Coastguard Operations Centre (CGOC) to Morwenstow, following the report of a male casualty who had collapsed with heatstroke w running on the coastal footpath. After conferring with the paramedics at […]

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Morwenstow landowner prosecuted

From Cornwall Council website Cornwall Council has issued a warning to people who ignore enforcement notices following the successful prosecution of Bude landowner David Lang for failing to comply with a planning enforcement notice. The Council issued a notice in July 2016 requiring Mr Lang to stop the unauthorised residential […]

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Morwenstow Community Players Present ‘Keep Calm & Carry On’

Morwenstow Community Players are proud to present “Keep Calm & Carry On” a musical comedy of what life was ‘really’ like for Morwenstow folk in WWII. Scripts from local writers Jim Hurles, Ken Boundy and the late Ivor Potter have been combined to produce a memorable production. Lots of fun, […]

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Climber winched from cliffs at Morwenstow

Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 17:04 yesterday afternoon (Sunday, January 7th ) after the Coastguard Operations Centre in Falmouth (CGOC) were alerted to a report of a fallen climber at Vicarage Cliffs in Morwenstow (below Hawker’s Hut) by Devon and Cornwall Police, a particularly tricky and treacherous […]

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Thanks to The Rectory Tea Rooms

Thanks to Dr Angus MacDonald for sending in this information and a shout out indeed to the Rectory Tea Rooms at Morwenstow. Great work. Dr MacDonald writes: Thanks to Mr & Mrs Savage of Morwenstow’s Rectory Tea rooms tonight: I have just returned from a call-out to a climber who […]

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Coastguard forced to abandon dog rescue Morwenstow

According to their Facebook page, Bude Coastguard Rescue Team members were paged at 14:16 on Saturday and tasked to Yeolmouth Cliff in Morwenstow, following the report of a dog that had gone over a cliff in the area. Hartland CRT was also paged. They wrote: With several members of the Bude […]

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Dramatic rescue at Morwenstow

Bude In a dramatic rescue at Morwenstow, Bude Coastguard Rescue Team were tasked to Vicarage Cliff in at 14.50,  following a report of a missing walker. Hartland CRT members were also tasked. With one member of Bude CRT already on scene, further information was gathered from the first informant that the […]

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The Bush @ Morwenstow sold

Licensed property specialists, Stonesmith of Exeter, are delighted to have sold the free of tie leasehold interest of this attractive and charming Cornish inn, with its own grounds of approximately an acre.  Set in a stunning coastal position in North Cornwall, the inn is a popular destination for walkers and […]

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Morwenstow’s Maverick

This week, Bude Youth Theatre is performing a play about Reverend Hawker, the well known eccentric of Morwenstow. Here’s a reminder about him, which may inspire you to go and see the play. It’s that time of year (nesting) when crows caw a dreadful din, screeching a warning of my […]

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Hartland to Morwenstow Walk

The weather has been pretty amazing for December, so some of my lot celebrated by walking the coastal path from Hartland to Morwenstow. My excuse was that I had no walking boots, but I did manage a dog walk on Bursdon Moor!  

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Bush Inn, Morwenstow, on Market

The Bush Inn is a lovely old pub. Set in its own grounds of approximately an acre, in a stunning coastal position on the South West Coastal Footpath in the North Cornwall, not too far from Hawker’s Hut, the old Cornish inn is now up for sale. Agents, Stonesmith, say: […]

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#BigUpBudeYouth – Young Footballers Swim for Charity

A group of Budehaven students who all play for Morwenstow Youth Football Club U13s and U14s took part and completed a sponsored swim on 18th November. They wanted to raise money for the charity Aspire who help people with a spinal cord injury. Every 8 hours in the UK someone […]

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