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Minimise Waste – Maximise Profit

The SWWMG was set up as a self help group in December 1996 in order to develop and promote the use of best practical techniques for the profitable and economic minimisation of all wastes arising from South Wessex businesses, to secure environmental and financial benefits. The group aims to: promote the efficient use of resources […]

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Winners! Air Ambulance Awards of Excellence

Air Ambulance awards

310 guests celebrated the best and brightest from the air ambulance community on Monday 12th November at the national Air Ambulance Awards of Excellence 2018. Awards hosts Richard Madeley and Angellica Bell handed out 12 Awards to outstanding individuals and teams, whose stories were inspirational, astounding and humbling. The awards, which are independently judged, went […]

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RockReef and Pier Zip on Bournemouth Pier win Gold and Silver at the Dorset Tourism Awards

RockReef & Pier Zip win at Dorset Tourism Awards

The team at RockReef and the PierZip on Bournemouth Pier are in jubilant mood after winning some fantastic accolades at the Dorset Tourism Awards which took place at The  Lighthouse in Poole on 8th November. A record 72 trophies were presented to tourism businesses from across Dorset at the 2018 Dorset Tourism Awards dinner with […]

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THINK! before you drive

THINK! before you drive

According to the national THINK! road safety campaign, approximately 5,500 people fail a breath test in the morning each year. As we approach the festive period and the Christmas party season, we advise you to tell your family, friends and co-workers to remain extra vigilant the morning after.

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Ice alerts: gritting season

Ice alerts: gritting season

As we head into the winter season, we would like to remind you of the increased risk of ice on our roadway surfaces. We’re well prepared with plenty of grit in stock and we’ll be carefully monitoring temperatures and ensuring roads are gritted ahead of icy spells. Find out more about when and where we grit. […]

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FREE Festive Parking

Bournemouth Festive Parking

Heading into Bournemouth to explore the magical Christmas Tree Wonderland spectacle or the popular festive market? Take advantage of the FREE parking being offered in selected town centre car parks! All day free parking is available on Sundays: 25 November and 2, 9, 16 & 23 December. Free parking is also available on Thursdays from […]

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Phase Two A338 works

A338

The second phase of the A338 improvement works has begun. Over the next couple of month and at any one time there are six groups of workers on site. This week lane two southbound and lane two northbound will be closed from 8pm to 6am on Thursday 22 and Friday 23 November. For the latest A338 travel updates, […]

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Bournemouth Chamber Interest Free Business Loans

Bournemouth Chamber Interest Free loans

Bournemouth Chamber of Trade Benevolent Fund have announced a new support package for members of the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce. Members will be able to apply for an interest and security free business loan to support: • A new business in need of financial support in order to establish their venture • An […]

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New Bournemouth Chamber CSR website now live

Bournemouth Chambers new CSR website

We are delighted to announce that the team at e-nexus has just launched the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce’s (BCTC) new CSR website which can be found at www.csr-online.org The Bournemouth Chamber of Trade & Commerce scheme has developed the CSR accreditation scheme to enable more businesses to be corporately socially responsible by: Supporting […]

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