The UK Food Waste, is mostly dumped in a landfill in most countries where councils pay for it again in landfill tax. It is directly linked with local communities back here in the Dorset as Bournemouth council have given people the opportunity to recycle food waste. In the first two years of food waste collections, […]
A new regional adoption agency was approved by councillors at Bournemouth Council’s Cabinets meeting yesterday. The regional adoption agency will establish a service covering the whole of Dorset called Aspire Adoption. They will be working with local specialist adoption agency, Families for Children. Members were also asked to approve the business case which sets out how Bournemouth […]
A Dorset charity is here at Bournemouth University, for national young carers day, to recruit students to take part in a zip line challenge. MyTime, who provide respite breaks for young carers at their outdoor centre in Worth Matravers, have teamed up with Rock Reef at Bournemouth Pier to raise money in their new My Time to be […]
Meet 16 year old Bournemouth Parkour athlete Luke Stones ahead of International Copenhagen Event Bournemouth is home to a large, vibrant and young Parkour community. A few of the Dorset based athletes are now receiving international recognition. One of whom is Luke Stones, a 16 year old Media student at Bournemouth and Poole college. Luke […]
In the UK there are more than 4,000 rough sleepers, which is 16% more than last year, however Bournemouth has seen a decrease in these numbers. Alan Watton, who used to be homeless, said that “There are more opportunities in Bournemouth for people in need to get living accommodation. “The YMCA assisted me when I was homeless […]
£4million worth of grants has been awarded to galleries and museums across Dorset to improve displays.
15 drivers were caught using a mobile phone during a two-hour period in Bournemouth yesterday