World War II Remnant Found at Widemouth

Exciting times at Widemouth Bay today, when the Bude Coastguard Rescue Team was paged at 12:16pm and tasked by Falmouth Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre to check out an incident at the beach. This followed a report by a member of the public of a suspected ordnance device found amongst the […]

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Blue Flag Status for Widemouth, nr #Bude

The Cornish Guardian mentions eight ‘lucky’ beaches in Cornwall which have achieved blue flag status. I’d take issue with the word ‘lucky’. It has required a mountain of work, effort and will to achieve it. The beaches include privately owned Carbis Bay, Polzeath, Porthtowan, Porthminster, Porthmeor, Trevone, Gyllyngvase and our very […]

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#Widemouth Lifeguards Assist at RTC

RNLI lifeguards on patrol at Widemouth beach put their casualty care skills to good use on Thursday (7 May) when they were first on the scene of a road traffic collision. Lifeguards worked with other emergency services to help the two casualties before they were taken to hospital.   Lifeguards […]

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Drone Pix #BigUpBude

Martin Busby is the man behind these amazing drone pix which keep appearing. Check out his Facebook page here. And for now, enjoy these photos Martin has kindly allowed us to use on Bude & Beyond!  

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Complaints Over Local Loos – Widemouth

Councillor Nigel Pearce writes: I had a number of complaints yesterday to say their was no water at all at the Widemouth bay toilets. No showers, toilet flushing, or hand wash. Hundreds of holiday makers were angry at the disgusting state of the toilets and losing their 20p for showers. The […]

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£3m Development at Widemouth Bay

May 8th 2014, Cornwall: Devon-based property developer Grenadier Estates has started construction of six innovative new beach cottages at Widemouth Bay, Bude, in north Cornwall.   The unique Atlantic View scheme, which stands on the site of a redundant holiday complex and on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, will […]

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Crackington to Millook Gallery

Drove the fantastic stretch between Crackington Haven and Millook today, pondering (not when driving, when I stopped!). Awesome. Did not want to come down to earth again. A few phone pix along the way.  

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Wonderful Widemouth

Just had a little lunchtime contemplate above Widemouth today….stunning….      

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Feeling Springlike at Widemouth

Widemouth felt utterly springlike today, and after a dog walk (it was a veritable smorgasbord of dog varieties out for walkies on the beach today) lovely to finish off at Rosie’s cafe with hot drinks and chips – outside!!

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Yesterday’s RTC near Widemouth

There was a road traffic collision yesterday morning near Woolstone, at around 10.55am, involving two vehicles. On arrival one casualty was found to be in need of assistance and crash rescue equipment was used to extricate the person from the car and into the car of Westcountry Ambulance Service. Two […]

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Time for an Outdoor Adventure…..

If you check out their website, you can’t fail to be impressed by the easy design, navigation, colour and the instantly recognisable photography of Tim Martindale. It just all looks soooooo exciting.  But then it’s supposed to, for Outdoor Adventure is there to get the adrenaline flowing. When I arrived, […]

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