A Stratton Smallholder

Told to Dawn by John Going, 94:   I sold my Stratton smallholding to a neighbour and then he split it up. It was in a ring fence, at the […]

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Support Scott the marathon Mann

This comes from Scott Mann’s Virgin Money Giving page. Good luck to him in his endeavours and well done for giving it a go! MPs often get knocked for what […]

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First farming artificial insemination in Stratton!

More from my interview with John Going, 94, of Widemouth, who was the first smallholder in the area to use artificial insemination on his cows: The War changed things. When […]

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Bude fire crews have a busy weekend…

Yesterday, Bude Fire Station Facebook page reported: 🚒 Working smoke alarms save property!! 🚒 Both fire appliances were mobilised from Bude after a call was received about a kitchen fire. […]

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Cottage for Sale, Stratton

When people help me, I like to give a little back, so with thanks to the owners who kindly allowed me to use this as a ‘closer to Bude’ bolthole […]

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Intruder Warning – Stratton

Thanks to a local for this info: Just to warn people that an intruder entered a house in Church Street this morning, whilst tradesmen were working and the front door […]

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Today – Bude Past & Present Launch

Today is the launch of our new website, Bude Past & Present.   This is a collaborative, 3 person team effort, to preserve Bude/Stratton heritage on the web. We hope […]

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Bude Past & Present Launch

Exciting news, and I can hold it in no longer. April 24th is the launch date of our new website, Bude Past & Present.   This is a collaborative, team […]

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Stratton Book Fest 2013

From Stratton BookFest 2013   There will be displays on various aspects of Stratton’s history and we intend to have an area devoted to Genealogy/Family History, which will show you […]

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Stratton BookFest 2013

The Return of BookFest, Stratton. Be afraid, be very afraid….that you will miss out !

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Sexual Assault Appeal, Bude

Fortunately, we don’t hear of many incidents like this in Bude, but hopefully, the town will come together to give police whatever help they need in this shocking case. Police […]

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Marvellous Morwenna

As finalists for four years running in the prestigious West Country Wedding Awards and the Cornish Brides Awards (which puts them in about the top five out of about 50 […]

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Consultation on Bude -Stratton Neighbourhood Plan

The Localism Act received Royal Assent on November 15th, 2011, and allows new rights and powers to allow local communities to shape new development by coming together to prepare neighbourhood plans. Te idea is […]

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