Yellow Buses is revising its timetable from tomorrow (Thursday, March 26) in response to the continuing coronavirus pandemic. The Bournemouth-based, locally owned bus company is rationalising services to reflect the current situation. Yellows will operate what it describes as an emergency timetable across the network every day until further notice. Commercial Director Simon Newport said: […]
As you may be aware, the PM has just announced measures to enforce the social isolation guidance given last week. The measures will last a minimum of three weeks, key points are: From this evening people must stay at home except for shopping for basic necessities, daily exercise, any medical need and travelling to and from […]
On Friday the Government announced further measures to help businesses during COVID-19. Whilst the measures are welcomed the details are still emerging and business owners are still not clear on how they access the additional funds and grants that are available to them. As we await further information from the Chancellor, we thought it would […]
The football season will remain suspended at least until the end of April due to the continued spread of coronavirus. The decision was made earlier today following a meeting of the sport’s governing bodies, including the Premier League and EFL. A joint statement by the professional football bodies in England read: “The FA, Premier League, […]
Cherry Tree Nursery are very sorry to announce they have had to take the decision to cancel their Plant Sale and Spring Fayre on 21st March 2020 in view of the current situation. This decision was not taken lightly as these events are very popular and vital in raising funds for the charity, but must protect […]
The Chancellor recently announced a new wave of measures to financially support businesses impacted by COVID-19. These include but are not limited to: Businesses receiving Small Business or Rural Rate Relief will get a grant of £10,000 to support cash flow Retail, leisure and hospitality grant – those with Rateable Value of between £15,000 and […]
BCP Council’s response to COVID-19 Our Leader, Councillor Vikki Slade would like to update you on the actions we’re taking to make sure we continue to deliver the most essential services to residents most in need, while at the same time setting out plans to support community resilience.
AFC Bournemouth’s next two Premier League fixtures – at home against Crystal Palace on Saturday (14th March) and away at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday 22nd March – have been postponed. Following a meeting of shareholders on Friday morning, it was unanimously decided to suspend the Premier League with the intention of returning on Saturday 4th […]