Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is hosting the annual conference of ABO at the Bournemouth International Centre. The conference themed ‘disruption’ hosts talks on diversity of orchestras and audiences, and the effect of Brexit on classical music industry in the UK. The ABO represents professional orchestras, youth ensembles and the wider classical music industry in the UK. […]
A local charity group wants to prove that in the right hands, ordinary rubbish can be turned into useful things. The Ideas2Action charity group is asking for donations of sweet wrappers, kitchen roll tubes and milk bottle tops among other things. The group wants to collect these items to forward onto schools, faith groups and charities which […]
Poole Borough Council voted in favour of a merging with Bournemouth and Christchurch yesterday.
Throwaway plastic bottles are a common find on Dorset beaches, but one local environmental group is determined to make them a thing of the past. Litter Free Coast and Sea, focused on reducing marine litter, announced yesterday that there are now 50 refill stations for water bottles across Dorset. We have now hit 50 #RefillDorset […]
Dorset Chinese Arts Society gave the Chinese New Year an all-singing, all-dancing start Wednesday evening at the Bournemouth Life Centre. The Mayor of Bournemouth, Edward Coope, welcomed everyone to the evening, which was also a fundraiser for Bournemouth’s YMCA charity. The show was a lively mix of traditional dance performed by the DCAS, chamber choir, […]
JP Morgan was awarded a third place at the LGBT organization Stonewall’s Top 100 Employers index.
Hundreds are expected to protest against the plans to make Royal Bournemouth Hospital the county’s major emergency centre.