In September, JD Wetherspoon pledged to scrap plastic straws for biodegradable paper straws in all its restaurants by January 2018. It claimed that the move will prevent 70 million plastic straws entering landfill or making their way into the world’s oceans each year. The pledge was a response to anti-plastic-straw campaigns such as #thelaststraw – which […]
Are you planning on buying flowers for your loved one this Valentine’s Day? You might want to think twice about ordering them online. A Bournemouth florist wants to warn consumers about the dangers of buying bouquets from online companies. Sarah Patient, from Flowers at 166 on Charminster road, explains many online companies outsource their […]
An article about smartphone addictions in the classroom and whether a school smartphone ban is on the cards in the UK
Two minute audio feature about a teenager who went to ‘smartphone addiction rehab’
A video package investigating whether phones should be banned in schools.
Residents in Bournemouth are petitioning against a proposal to ban busking in the town centre. The ban, called a Public Space Protection Order, is being proposed by Bournemouth Borough Council. The council are urging people to have their say on the proposal via a survey. Councillor David Smith Cabinet Member for Planning & Environment said: […]