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THE CRUMBS PROJECT GETS “DIY SOS” STYLE MAKEOVER COURTESY OF MARKS & SPENCER’S

Bournemouth, July 31, 2018– Bournemouth charity The Crumbs Project is now brighter and lighter thanks to a “DIY SOS” style makeover courtesy of retail giant Marks and Spencer’s. The idea was part of M&S’s Community Engagement programme, where employees volunteer their time to ‘do something good’ in their local community. This was supported by a £500 […]

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Ake dishes up free pizza to Junior Cherries

AFC Bournemouth’s player of the season Nathan Ake has designed his own pizza and one is being given away free to every Junior Cherries member. The Nathan Ake pizza features the defender’s favourite toppings – tomato, mozzarella, bbq chicken and peppers – and is produced by Bournemouth’s Hot Rocks Restaurant and Cocktail Bar, which is […]

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East meets west for first China conference

Businesses are being urged to sign up for the first international conference of its kind being held in Dorset to open up trade with China. The inaugural ‘China: Embracing Innovation’ event is being held on August 29 with a day-long programme including sound practical advice about doing business in the world’s most populous country. Business […]

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The Mellor Sisters – from The Blitz to The Ritz @ The Cumberland Hotel

www.themellorsisters.com Come fly with The Mellor Sisters, the act of choice for the RAF and the Red Arrows. The UK’s number one vintage sibling jazz duo (as seen on ITV’s Good Morning Britain) will take you on a fabulous vintage journey and get your toes tapping as they perform all the best songs of the […]

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Yellow Buses invests in new contactless Ticketer technology

Yellow Buses has made it even easier to travel by introducing contactless payments. New Electronic Ticket Machines (ETMs) have been installed in the bus company’s 150-vehicle fleet. The machines, supplied by Ticketer, allow customers to pay for their travel in the most convenient way for them. All Ticketer machines accept payments in cash, contactless (using contactless enabled bank […]

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Stackhouse Poland wins ‘Commercial Lines Broker of the Year’ Award at the British Insurance Awards

Stackhouse Poland were announced as Commercial Lines Brokers of the Year at the British Insurance Awards, in the category SME/Mid-Corporate. The prestigious industry awards recognise excellence in the insurance sector and took place at the Royal Albert Hall in July. The coveted award was collected by Stackhouse Poland CEO, Tim Johnson. In announcin g the […]

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Young People of Bournemouth and Poole to benefit from new Employability programme

Dorset and South Hampshire students are set to benefit from J.P. Morgan’s support to gain new employability skills and experience, as part of an innovative 2-year employability programme from Young Enterprise. The JPMorgan Chase Foundation has provided a grant to Young Enterprise, the UK’s leading enterprise education charity, to support the delivery of a new […]

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Owners of unique and special vehicles urged to register to display at the inaugural ‘Motors By The Sea’ Festival in Bournemouth

Owners of unique and special vehicles are being urged to register to join in the displays at the inaugural ‘Motors By The Sea’ Festival in Bournemouth. It takes place from 14th to 16th September 2018, with the main community-focused events on the Saturday and Sunday in Boscombe Precinct. The Festival aims to deliver a spectacle for all car enthusiasts, […]

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Efe Ohwofasa Nominated for Award Of Excellence

I have been nominated for the prestigious Dorset Ethnic Minority Awards under the Male Entrepreneur category. The semifinals awards were hosted on Tuesday at the Bournemouth University Executive Business Centre. It feels great for my work, contributions and impact within Bournemouth and Dorset to be recognised( thanks to those wonderful clients, colleagues and associates who recommended […]

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