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Plan Ahead

The award-winning Dorset Funeral Plan is now available to buy online after its creators launched a dedicated website. It means that with the click of a mouse you can choose your own style of funeral and pay for it with monthly instalments, giving instant peace of mind. Douch Family Funeral Directors have been offering dedicated […]

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BCHA joins “Homes for Cathy” campaign, to mark 50 years since the Ken Loach television drama.

BCHA has recently joined the national ‘Homes for Cathy’ group to help highlight the continuing needs of homeless people in the run up to the anniversary of Ken Loach’s seminal television drama. With headquarters in Bournemouth, the housing and social care provider, which helps homeless and vulnerable people access the right housing, health, learning and […]

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Westbourne is the place to be in Summer 2017

Summer has definitely arrived in Westbourne and the unique urban village is feeling the summer vibe and getting ready to celebrate its Summer Festival which takes place from Monday 8th – Sunday 14th August. A packed programme of events and entertainment, taking place at a wide variety of venues over the week, is being promoted […]

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Castlepoint’s Jet Set Colin Gains Pride Award

Bill Riddle and Colin O’Shea with his Pride Award Certificate.

Colin O’Shea, one of the Public Safety Officers at Bournemouth’s Castlepoint Shopping Park has received recognition for keeping the peace within one of the retailers. As Colin patrolled the malls, a young child became uncontrollable in a tantrum so Colin decided to help the distraught mother recover the situation.  To the amazement of the retail […]

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Every journey should have an appy ending!

Yellow Buses is so ahead of schedule that it is revolutionising bus travel with a major update to its mobile app. Called ‘Move’, the app now allows passengers to instantly buy tickets for 30 days, alongside the popular seven day, three day and single day options. And shortly the app will be updated so each […]

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Trolley Dash for Lewis Manning Hospice at Stewarts Garden Centre

Lewis Manning Hospice

Lewis-Manning Hospice in Poole and Stewarts Garden Centre in Broomhill are organising a Trolley Dash at the Broomhill Garden Centre on Friday 30 September. Win £250 worth of plants in our Lewis-Manning Hospice Trolley Dash at Stewarts, Broomhill. Raffle tickets are priced at just £1 each and are on sale at Stewarts Garden Centre, Broomhill […]

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Daily Echo Sponsor Bournemouth Tourism Awards Creative Concept Award 2017

Bournemouth Tourism Awards

The Daily Echo is delighted to support the 2017 Bournemouth Tourism Awards for the second successive year. They will once again be sponsoring the Creative Concept Award category, won in 2016 winner by Yellow Buses with their creative art initiative. The other finalists were Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe, Business Events Bournemouth, BH Live and Morebus. […]

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CLIFF HOUSE HOTEL FIRST UK HOTEL TO JOIN HOTELS DE CHARME ET DE CARACTERE

Cliff House Hotel

Southbourne’s boutique hotel, Cliff House Hotel, are delighted to have accepted Hotel de Charme et de Caractère (Charm & Character Hotels) invitation to be the first UK hotel to join this unique label and hotel collection. The charming boutique hotel is managed by an award-winning team, who are dedicated to offering guests a professional friendly […]

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RICHMOND HOME IMPROVEMENT CO. WORKING WITH PROSPECTS AND THE YOUTH SERVICE

RICHMOND Home Improvement Co has recently employed Bradley Hennessy, introduced to them by Prospects in Bournemouth. Prospects and the Youth Service are working together to help young people who have difficulty in finding work. They help to train and educate their clients so they are better prepared for the demands of the workplace and where […]

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