BCTC News



Set Sail for the 5th Poole Harbour Boat Show

Set Sail for the 5th Poole Harbour Boat Show

The fifth annual Poole Harbour Boat Show, in association with Sunseeker, will return to our shores between 7th and 9th June, from its award-winning home, the Poole Quay Boat Haven. With over 32,000 people in attendance in 2018 the Show, organised by Poole Harbour Commissioners, continues to be the biggest-ever, FREE to attend Boat Show […]

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University on the ball with AFC Bournemouth

University on the ball with AFC Bournemouth

Businesses in Dorset could take a leaf out of AFC Bournemouth’s book and draw upon the skills of Bournemouth University’s students and academics. More than 70 businessmen and women heard how BU provides the Premier League club with expertise across a range of disciplines. That included a testing time 11 years ago when the Cherries […]

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Have your say in shaping Dorset’s economic future

Dorset LEP

Businesses across Dorset are being encouraged to get involved in shaping the future of the County by attending a series of consultation events. The Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is working on a Local Industrial Strategy, which will set out how Dorset can achieve its ambition for economic growth. Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership is hosting […]

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Bay Run applications open

Bay Run

Applications are now open for the Bournemouth Bay Run, which takes place Sunday 7 April. Supported by the British Heart Foundation, the Health-on-Line Bournemouth Bay Run is set to welcome more than 4500 runners to the resort to participate in the popular half marathon, 10k, 5k or 1k family fun run. Closing date for entries […]

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New link road plan approved

New link road plan approved

Plans for a new link road and junction directly connecting the A338 with the Wessex Fields Business Park and Royal Bournemouth Hospital can now go ahead after the Secretary of State refused the request to call in the decision. The new link road and junction connecting the A338 with the Wessex Fields Business Park and […]

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Brexit – Supporting employees through change

BCTC - Brexit - Supporting employees through change

Are your employees being affected by change? How is the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit affecting individual people? Is peoples response to change leading to a wider impact on your business? Come and join Bournemouth Chamber and our members at our next networking event taking place at the Ocean Beach Hotel, Bournemouth on Wednesday 17th April […]

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New evening & weekend virtual parking permits available

New virtual parking permits

Residents, locals and visitors who use Bournemouth car parks can now take advantage of new annual Evening and Weekend Permits. The new permits are completely virtual and make the process of regular parking even simpler. Using a new online system, you can set up an account, apply and pay for a permit or change your […]

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Dorset Commuter Challenge registration opens

Dorset Commuter Challenge

Run in partnership with Sustrans,The Dorset Commuter Challenge is a fun and sociable way to increase walking,cycling and public transport journeys and cut car use. The challenge is open to Dorset residents and businesses so you can take part as an individual or with colleagues as part of your workplace. Sign-up now and then compete […]

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Beryl Bikes for Bournemouth & Poole

Beryl Bikes for Bournemouth & Poole

Bournemouth Borough Council and Borough of Poole Council have partnered with preferred operator Beryl to deliver an innovative Bike Share scheme across the conurbation. The scheme will be launched in spring 2019 and see the gradual roll out of an initial 1,000 bikes through the summer months, available for instant hire. Find out more.

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