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Going Gold – Trethowans sponsor The Mayor of Poole’s Maritime Ball

Trethowans, a leading law firm in the South of England with an office in Poole, are confirmed as the Gold Sponsor of The Mayor of Poole’s Maritime Ball and sponsors of the Champagne Reception and arrival drinks. The Mayor of Poole’s Maritime Ball takes place at the Lighthouse on 13th May as part of the […]

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Now is the time to move your company phone system to the cloud

Written by Ricki Hill So your existing phone system still works, it’s bulletproof and it’s been fine for years, right? Chances are this is the case for the majority of small to medium sized business in the UK. But scratch the surface and you will soon find a number of reasons why you should consider […]

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Peter Matthews Completes Term as BCTC President

Having carried out his 2-year term in office, Peter Matthews steps down as the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce President. Peter Matthews, President of the Bournemouth Chamber of Trade and Commerce (BCTC), has now stepped down following a successful two years in office. In 2015, the then General Manager of Castlepoint, took up the […]

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RockReef – the perfect venue for your sports club end of season ‘do’!

RockReef indoor adventure climbing attraction on Bournemouth Pier is reaching out to local sports clubs as being the perfect location to host their end of season celebrations. Bournemouth Pier is home to RockReef, the world’s first pier to shore Zip wire and Key West Bar & Grill, located on the end of the pier. Marketing […]

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“Fully equipped commercial catering kitchen available for hire!”

A fully equipped commercial catering kitchen is available for hire on a daily/weekly/monthly or annual basis. The 2,000 square feet kitchen is located at The Piccadilly Hotel in Bournemouth town centre. Anyone interested in enquiring about this unique opportunity is urged to contact The Anjuna Hotel Group CEO, Gerry Wilton on Tel.: 07710 550486​

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Cliff House Hotel Appoint New Operations Manager

APPOINTMENT – FREDERIC DALLOT – OPERATIONS MANAGER Cliff House Hotel, Southbourne’s boutique hotel, is pleased to announce the appointment of Frederic Dallot, as our new Operations Manager. Frederic brings a wealth of experience and expertise from the hotel industry. With key skills in logistics and exceptional planning, Frederic, will join the team to develop and […]

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Now the Brexit clock is truly ticking what should businesses be considering

Countdown to Brexit has begun, although arguably whether it can be delivered within the two years specified remains a matter of conjecture. Ian Harlock-Smith, Tax Director with UK top 20 Chartered Accountants Saffery Champness, says that a major aspect of being ready is having your affairs in order. “One of the few achievable actions we […]

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Castlepoint To Hold First Spring Arts Festival

Bournemouth’s Castlepoint Shopping Park has organised a major free Spring Art Festival which will see many of the region’s artists, musicians, dancers perform between the 10th – 15th April . The free festival, created to celebrate the magic of the new season will boast a calendar of great events for everyone in a crescendo that […]

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Major economic boost for Dorset as Enterprise Zone opens for business

  Site renamed as Dorset Innovation Park Aims to create 2,000 new jobs and dozens of new businesses for Dorset over the next 25 years Joint partnership between Dorset LEP, Purbeck District Council and Dorset County Council to create new cluster of excellence in advanced engineering Announcement comes during national launch of 12 new enterprise […]

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