After a recent death of a rough sleeper in Bournemouth, many other homeless locals in the town have called for more “action” from the council to prevent tragedies like the passing of Kevin happening again. Buzz News today went to Bournemouth’s town centre to speak to rough sleepers about the death of Kevin and the […]
Bournemouth beach has become one of the nation’s favourite destinations along the South Coast, but with beach litter statistics rising across the UK, I headed down to the seafront to discover whether our beach is as clean as we think it is. After searching for no longer than twenty minutes, it was evident we […]
A Bournemouth surfer has revealed that the council are planning changes to help fight beach litter after delivering a petition that has over 1,200 signatures. Sam Almond created the petition earlier this year urging Bournemouth Borough Council to stop distributing single use plastics from their beach kiosks after seeing an increase of litter in Dorset […]
The Marine Conservation Society’s Great British Beach Clean, held across just three days in September, has revealed shocking results. Dorset figures revealed by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) show: 1129.8 litter items found per 100m cleaned on average 11 beach cleans filled 51 bin bags in total 605.3 plastic/polystyrene items found […]
For the third year running, Bournemouth has been named as the best seaside town in the UK. The British Travel Awards 2017 crowned Bournemouth the winner at a gala dinner in London, after the general public voted for their favourites. 360,000 people registered to vote in what is considered the Oscars of the travel industry. […]
A petition to add a small deposit on plastic drinks bottles which can be reclaimed upon recycling them, will be spoken about in Parliament soon. The charity behind the petition are completing a beach clean for Bournemouth beach on Sunday, Kieran Neville has more.