South Western Railway is warning that high winds and heavy rain could mean trains will run at reduced speeds tonight. The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for strong winds up to 50mph affecting Bournemouth, Poole and the rest of Dorset. The warning runs until 7am Thursday morning and means people should be aware. The […]
Two rail workers have allegedly been suspended after there were complaints that staff were being bullied during recent strikes. This follows two days of industrial action from members of the Rail, Martime and Transport union (RMT) who were disputing the role of guards and driver-only trains. South Western Railway’s (SWR) are investigating the claims and […]
The paranormal world is always being debated. Does it exist or is it all a fake? We explore the the myths behind mystics. Filmed, edited and produced by Ilan Rubens, Grace Handley and Leyan Yucel.
A bid to preserve Bournemouth’s historic Odeon cinema has been launched following its plans for closure. Bournemouth’s Civic Society have applied to the council in hope of having the building registered as an ‘asset of community value’ ACV which could be used as a reason to reject planning permission.
A Dorset project is pushing for Islam to be a compulsory part of the Religious Education curriculum in Poole and Bournemouth. As the current RE syllabus for the local area is being reviewed, Faith Links, an inter faith project for Bournemouth and Poole, believes it is essential that local schools properly educate their students about […]
What do Faith Links do? The project holds meetings six times a year with representatives from many different faiths to discuss local issues and problems faced by religious groups in the area. They hold talks at Town Halls about their faith in order to raise awareness and to inform people about the diverse groups of […]
The community in Bournemouth is changing from historically being a Christian town to one with rising numbers of other popular faiths and many who consider themselves to be of no faith. The 2011 Census provides the most up to date statistics for the religious distribution in Bournemouth. This is reviewed every ten years and provides […]