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WIN – A pair of tickets to see The Wailers Live at the Bournemouth O2 Academy!

The Wailers

Following their huge UK tour earlier this year The legendary Wailers band have confirmed a UK headline tour for March 2018 and we have two pairs of tickets to give away to their Bournemouth gig! ...

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Visit Santa’s Grotto in Bournemouth


The Bournemouth Christmas Market includes an exciting Town Centre Santa’s Grotto, where you can come and meet Santa and his elves. Tickets can be booked online by clicking here. As well as online, tickets will ...

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Bournemouth Wins Prestigious Travel Award

Bournemouth by Bournemouth Tourism

Bournemouth has been announced as the winner of Best UK Seaside Town in the prestigious 2017 British Travel Awards. The announcement was made on 29 November at a glamorous Gala Awards ceremony, held in London ...

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Tops Day Nurseries and Bournemouth University partner to stop plastics polluting our oceans

Beach Clean Dec 2017

Children and parents from Tops Day Nurseries joined forces with Professor Rick Stafford and students from Bournemouth University’s Marine Biology department to rid Bournemouth beach of litter on Friday December 1. Led by Cheryl Hadland, ...

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Poole’s Santa Procession

Santa City Cruises

Santa Claus is coming to town and he will be leading a procession through Poole on his Christmas train, arriving first at Poole Quay by City Cruise, on Sunday, December 3 at 11.00am. Also joining ...

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WIN! – A pair of tickets to see The Kooks LIVE at Bournemouth International Centre

The Kooks

The Kooks are performing live at the BIC, Bournemouth as part of their huge arena tour on Friday 1st December and we have 3 pairs of tickets to give away! At their live show on ...

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A Christmas Extravaganza comes to Poole!

Poole Christmas Extravaganza

A fun-filled schedule of festive events is planned for this year’s Poole Christmas Extravaganza which will take place throughout Poole town centre and Poole Quay over four days, starting on Thursday, November 30th until Sunday, ...

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Bournemouth shines at the Dorset Tourism Awards

Beach Lodges

Christmas has officially kicked off in Bournemouth but the town’s tourism industry was already celebrating last week at the 2017 Dorset Tourism Awards (DTA), held at the Lighthouse in Poole. The Beach Lodges form part ...

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Bournemouth Christmas Ice Rink is open!

Ice Rink

The new Christmas Ice Rink has opened today (16th November) and will open everyday until 2nd January(except Christmas Day). Not only will the ice rink be bigger this year (Main Rink size 675 sq metres ...

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New gym offers ’emergency tone-up plan’ to help you lose weight BEFORE Christmas!


An exclusive four-week plan has been launched by a new gym in Bournemouth – with training sessions available at a number of locations to target Ringwood ladies, too. Jango Health & Fitness, 338 Holdenhurst Road, ...

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