Coordinates : 50°49′37″N 4°31′23″W / 50.827°N
4.523°W / 50.827; -4.523
Flexbury Park Methodist Church
BUDE–STRATTON (Cornish : Bud–Strasnedh) is a coastal civil parish
with a town council in
Cornwall , England, United Kingdom. According
to the 2001 census it had a population of 9,242. In 2011 (including
Bush and Lynstone) this population had increased to 9,934.
Away from the coast, much of the parish is rural in character but it
also encompasses the sizeable urban areas of
Bude and Stratton . Other
Poughill (formerly a separate parish), Bush ,
Flexbury , Lynstone, Maer , Northcott, Thorne and Upton.
Bude–Stratton originated in 1900 as an urban district but was
demoted in 1974 to a civil parish in the North
Since April 2009 the District has been abolished and replaced by
Cornwall Council .
Bude–Stratton is part of the North Cornwall
parliamentary constituency, represented since 2015 by Scott Mann MP.
The arms of the
Bude-Stratton urban district council were: Arg. two
bars wavy Az. within a bordure Sa. bezantee on a chief Gu. a cross
formee of the field between two clarions Or.
* 1 Notable people
* 2 Twinning
* 3 References
* 4 External links
John Bolitho , Grand bard of the Cornish Gorsedd
Goldsworthy Gurney , surgeon , gentleman scientist , inventor
, and pioneer of applying steam power
* Sir Henry Lovell
Goldsworthy Gurney , colonial administrator
Bude–Stratton is twinned with
Ergue-Gaberic (An Erge Vras) in
Brittany , France.
* ^ "
Bude (including Stratton) Ward Census 2011".
* ^ Cornwall; Explore Britain
* ^ Vision of Britain
* ^ Pascoe, W. H. (1979). A Cornish Armory. Padstow, Cornwall:
Lodenek Press. p. 132. ISBN 0-902899-76-7 .
* ^ A. J. Stockwell, ‘Gurney, Sir Henry Lovell Goldsworthy
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography , Oxford
University Press, Sept 2004; online edn, Oct 2006 accessed 21 Nov 2007