Community Governance – do we still need the parishes?

  The Cornwall Community Governance Review meeting took place on Wednesday 10th September at 7.30pm in The Parkhouse Centre and was very well attended by members of Marhamchurch, Launcells and Poundstock parishes. It was part of a review of parish and town boundaries. In other words, the key issues were: […]

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Preapp for Crematorium facility, Poundstock

Pre-application advice has been sought from Cornwall Council for a crematorium facility ‘ Atlantic View’ at Coppathorne, Poundstock, on land west of the A39. The planning number is PA19/01632/PREAPP The Bazeley Partnership has submitted the application for their client on a site described as under-used agricultural land. The advice given […]

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Scott Mann opens housing scheme at Poundstock

Scott Mann MP opened a new local needs housing scheme at Poundstock on Friday 27th April 2018. Neil Pendleton, Chair of Cornwall Rural Housing Association (CRHA) invited Scott Mann MP to cut a ribbon at the entrance to Buttercup Field and inspect a slate plaque to commemorate the opening. The […]

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Caravan fire at Poundstock

At 23:50 last night, the Critical Control Centre received an emergency call, regarding a caravan on fire. Two appliances from Bude, with 12 firefighters and a whole time officer were mobilised to the incident. The fire was contained and there were no injuries, fortunately, but the caravan was destroyed. Check out […]

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New farmshop and cafe to open all year

This week/ month family-run business, Cornish Coasts, hosted a party to celebrate the official opening of their new farm shop and café which is now open to customers, local and visitors, all year round. Situated up on The Atlantic Highway, just outside Bude, with stunning rural sea views, the farm shop […]

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Chimney fire – Poundstock

Two appliances from Bude and another from Delabole attended a call to a property in Treskinnick Cross, Poundstock at 10:12 yesterday. The owners had concerns a chimney fire had spread to the fireplace place surround behind the flue, after feeling excessive heat from that area. On arrival the Firefighters found a […]

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Collision at Poundstock

Two appliances from Bude Community Fire Station responded to an incident at the A39 at Poundstock, at 8.13am today, along with the police and an ambulance. On arrival, a single vehicle road traffic collision was discovered with one occupant trapped. Firefighters used small tools to release the occupant who was transferred […]

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Free Meeting for Farmers

As part of the ongoing Bude Cleaner Seas Project, all farmers in the catchment of the rivers Neet and Strat are being invited to attend a free event at the Poundstock Gildhouse on 17th September from 10am to 1pm.  The event will provide an opportunity for farmers to learn about […]

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Chimney Fire in Poundstock

At teatime on Tuesday, two fire appliances from Bude fire station were mobilised to a reported chimney fire that had spread to a beam in the mantle. A reminder that people need to check their chimneys now the colder weather is setting in…..

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Cows Killed by Tanker Near Bude

The police have confirmed that a tanker collided with 3 cows at around 11pm on Friday night. The livestock was badly injured and had to be put to sleep by a vet. No one else was injured.

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