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Denim rules as staff take part in annual Jeans for Genes Day

Staff at Ellis Jones Solicitors threw on their denim when they took part in the annual ‘Jeans for Genes’ appeal. The Dorset and New Forest law firm joined companies and organisations across the UK in encouraging staff to wear their jeans for the day. In return, donations were collected for Genetic Disorders UK which funds […]

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The importance of uniting your team for increased productivity!

Businesses across the country are increasing their investment in employees as part of their wider CSR activities. RockReef Climbing activity attraction on Bournemouth Pier has long recognised the importance of team building as being productive for both employees and the businesses in which they work. Simon Catley, Business Development Manager on Bournemouth Pier advised, “It […]

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National Fitness Day 2018

BH Live is throwing open its doors across Dorset and Hampshire to provide a range of activities to mark National Fitness Day 2018 – the most active day of the year. National Fitness Day on Wednesday 26 September 2018 will see a huge range of events and taster sessions take place across the country and the south coast is no exception. National Fitness Day sees the […]

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Off-peak A338 lane closures 24 – 28 September 2018

We have some preparation works on the A338 coming up next week which, as we previously advised, will mean some off-peak lane closures. These will be kept as short as possible but, as we have multiple areas to work on, this is difficult. All closures will start at 9.30am and finish at 3.30pm, subject to […]

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RockReef on Bournemouth Pier renews partnership with Bournemouth Rugby club and sponsors U’9’s Rugby Team

RockReef indoor climbing activity attraction on Bournemouth Pier has renewed its successful partnership with Bournemouth Rugby Club and become sponsors of its U’9’s Rugby Team for the 2018/19 season. RockReef Marketing Manager, Sarah Hunter advised, “We’re really proud to be supporting the local community by sponsoring Bournemouth Rugby Club again.  We decided to continue our […]

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A338 FAQs

Background The current roadworks are part of the £20 million Bournemouth International Growth Programme to improve the A338 and B3073 corridors – aimed at facilitating better access into and around Bournemouth Airport as well as improving journey times and unlocking employment land at Aviation Business Park and at Wessex Fields. We are aware these works […]

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Steele Raymond Continues Commitment to Hiring the Best Young Talent

Top Dorset solicitors Steele Raymond are pleased to welcome two new trainee solicitors and two placement students as it continues to invest in the development of future talent across its Bournemouth and Southbourne offices. Trainees Roisin Fisher and Theo Tendler join the Legal 500 ranked ‘Top Tier’ firm to embark on their two-year training contract […]

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AFC Bournemouth and Yellow Buses have agreed to continue driving safety lessons into schools for the next two seasons – with Cherries’ star Dan Gosling heading the initiative.

The partnership began in 2016 and since then thousands of primary school pupils have taken part in the ‘Soccer Safety School’. To celebrate, Yellow Buses will be giving away two Junior Cherries’ memberships on its social media channels. These entitle youngsters to a host of benefits including meeting first team stars, discounts at local attractions […]

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Medical science company, venue booking service and business connecting donors to charities to pitch to Dorset Business Angels 

Dorset Business Angels (DBA) have announced the date for their next investors’ pitch event which will take place on Monday 24th September at the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton and is urging potential investors to book a place at the popular event. DBA Chairman Don McQueen advises, “As ever, we have three incredibly diverse pitches lined up […]

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