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North Cornwall artist Neil Butler print to raise funds for Bude Sea Pool

North cornwall artist Neil Butler has produced this stunning limited edition print to help raise funds for Bude Sea Pool.
Each print measures approximately 55 x 43cm and is supplied dry mounted using archive quality materials.
Numbers are strictly limited to 75 editions and are available at the Seventh Wave Gallery in Bude or via neil-butler.co.uk.
They cost £75 with 50% of profits going to the Friends of Bude Sea Pool charity

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Vote for Bude Sea Pool - Calor Rural Community Fund

WE NEED YOUR VOTES!
VOTING CLOSES MONDAY 29 MAY SO DO NOT DELAY!
Bude Sea Pool’s application for a £5000 grant from Calor to purchase water pool fun equipment including floating water play mats, water slides, kayaks and canoes, large zorb balls, and other health and safety approved water play equipment has been shortlisted!
We are up against lots of worthwhile projects, the projects which receive the most votes on Calor’s website will be shortlisted & reviewed by a panel of judges, they will then select the winning projects to receive funding.
Please get behind us and please vote to make the Bude Sea Pool experience more fun for everyone!
http://www.calor.co.uk/communityfund

Channel Challenge Event

Tickets for this year’s Bude Sea Pool Channel Challenge are now available via Eventbrite. Swim the distance of the English Channel in the safety of our spectacular sea pool. This is a team swim (minimum team size two swimmers, max team size 22 swimmers) Saturday 30 September. All money from entry fees goes towards the upkeep of this lovely sea pool.

Enter here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bude-sea-pool-channel-challenge-2017-tickets-33047414707

Patrick Monahan gig raises over £1200

A full house at the Falcon Hotel, Bude, was entertained by TV comedian Patrick Monahan as a
fund-raiser for The Friends of Bude Seapool.
The gig raised over £1200 for the funds.
Friends of Bude Sea Pool would like to express their thanks to the Falcon, to the fans & to the Friends who came along to enjoy the 2 hour show!

Bude Metric Brass update

Friends of Bude Sea Pool would like to thank Bude Metric Brass who raised £1100 for Bude Sea Pool with their event on 25th February at Penstowe Manor, Kilkhampton.

Co-op Local Community Fund

Bude Sea Pool are proud to have been awarded a total of £2,095.37 as part of The Co-op Local Community Fund project.

Bude Sea Pool is one of more than 4,000 causes across the UK who’ve benefitted from the Local Community Fund and are making a difference in their communities.

Friends of Bude Sea Pool would like to thank Bude Co-op for nominating Friends of Bude Sea Pool, and also to all the members who have helped contribute by buying Co-op products.

Institute of Swimming Approved Training Centre

Bude Sea Pool are proud to announce that they have been awarded the status of Approved Training Centre by The Institute of Swimming.

Bude Metric Brass presents BAND TOGETHER 9

Seventy musicians from ten brass bands join together for a Brass Band Extravaganza! Saturday 25th February at 7:30pm Penstowe Manor, Kilkhampton. In aid of Friends of Bude Sea Pool & Cornwall Air Ambulance

Art Auction in aid of Bude Sea Pool

You’ve heard of ‘Homes under the Hammer’ but now it is time for ‘Art under the Hammer’! All in the name of raising money for Bude Sea Pool.

The Art Auction is being held at the Falcon Hotel on Friday November 25th. Viewings from 6pm, first lot at 8pm.

Please come along to show your support,
but also to bag yourself a bargain, or a rare piece of Art, viewing from 6pm.

 

 

 

JellyBabes complete channel swim for Bude Sea Pool

Early on 10 August, Nik Barnes and Maretta Robinson, half of a 4-person relay team called the JellyBabes, successfully completed the 22-mile Channel swim to raise funds for the Friends of Bude Sea Pool!!

This is such wonderful news as Nik and Maretta have been training in Bude Sea Pool all year round for a number of years and wanted to complete this challenge to give something back and raise money for the Friends of Bude Sea Pool.

If everyone reading this were to give just £1, every penny will go to maintaining and developing Bude Sea Pool. Please support Nik and Maretta’s efforts by giving online here.