Bournemouth Borough Council has been heavily criticised after provisions have been put in place throughout the town centre to counter homelessness. Allegedly, £3,500 has been invested in installing bars on benches to prevent the homeless population using them to sleep rough, which some people have viewed as being a waste of money. Many individuals, including […]
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 […]
With a petition calling for greater modelling health guidelines being handed in to Parliament, and an official Government inquiry underway it’s fair to say the size zero debate is heating up. Buzz Bournemouth’s Sam Beamish speaks to the petition’s organiser, model Rosie Nelson and MP Caroline Nokes, who is leading the inquiry to see if Britain’s […]
A campaign has been launched in order to stop the hike in car parking prices in Poole.
Main image courtesy of Dorset Holiday Cottages. It’s been 25 years since Westover Ice Rink shut it’s doors to the public and plans to build a new Olympic-sized ice rink remain stagnant. Planning permission received the green light from officials in 2010. Despite various developers taking an interest, the council are still unable to secure […]
Residents take a stand Local Bournemouth residents are taking a stand to help the homeless. After reports of Bournemouth Borough Council using music to deter the homeless, local resident Carla Johnson started a petition to get the council to stop. The petition has seen a mass of support with over 4000 signatures to date. BBC […]