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New play area to be unveiled at Summerleaze

Bude-Stratton Town Council is taking over ownership of the Summerleaze and Crooklets beach play areas on a long-term lease with Cornwall Council. This is great news, as it means both […]

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Skate at Summerleaze, but how?

Summerleaze is in something of a state at the moment with a 6ft drop to the beach from popular access points. However, it has another phenomenon to contend with, a […]

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Summerleaze off limits

From Zuma Jay: A big warning today folks – Summerleaze is temporarily closed due to sand erosion. It may not be available all weekend so stay clear of the beach […]

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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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Found at Summerleaze

A lovely lady, Amanda, found this at Summerleaze, and has zipped it to the posts by the Nippers huts – child’s coat and blanket. She asked me to spread the […]

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Half Term – Use Lifeguarded Beaches

With the October school half term upon us this weekend (22 -30 October), the RNLI is calling on anyone planning a visit to the beach to ensure they and their […]

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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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#BigUpBude Parking Spaces?

After finally getting into Summerleaze car park to collect my daughter and her surf board, I was left pondering. Earlier, on the way in to drop her off, there was […]

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New Signs for #Summerleaze

Photos show Trev Plant, who has sponsored a sign for Summerleaze, along with Martin Dorey, the ideas man behind the #2minutebeachclean campaign. What’s stopping you grabbing a litter picker and […]

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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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