Bournemouth Library is hosting an exhibition of artwork inspired by Henry Schachter’s story of his Holocaust survival. Year 8 students from Cranborne Middle School have produced individual pieces of artwork following a six-week Holocaust Education Programme. Students met and spoke to Henry Schachter, a Holocaust survivor whose parents gave him to a non-Jewish family in Belgium […]
The public was asked about the ice skating event that is currently happening this year in Bournemouth’s Lower Gardens and whether they have been or plan to, and whether they enjoyed it or not.
“Do you think students bring more negatives than positives to Winton East?” The public of Winton were asked about their opinions on the ‘positives and negatives’ of University students residing in Winton East. This is what the residents had to say… Negatives. Because I’m fed up of being woken up 3 or 4 […]
Bournemouth is steadily gaining a bad reputation for itself as a drinking hub of Dorset. The number of alcohol related hospital admissions has been on the rise from 2009 being only 250 per 100,000 to 444 in 2015, significantly higher than England’s average of 364. The drinking culture in Bournemouth has several attributes- the expanding […]
A few young people shared their experience with alcohol consumption and talked about the drinking scene in Bournemouth. “I don’t drink very often, maybe twice a week. I usually have a few ciders or if we’re going clubbing I will drink vodka. I don’t consider myself a binge drinker at all. ” “I live […]
One of the bartenders in Walkabout gave her views on binge drinking amongst students and the problems that come with it. This is what Jess, 22, had to say on the topic. Q: What is the preferred student drink? A: Vodka and lemonade, something cheap and easy. Q: Do you think alcohol consumption amongst students […]
More and more young people turn to Alcoholics Anonymous UK for help with addiction and abuse, shares David, 73, a representative of AA in Dorset. According to the organization, the average age of which a person starts drinking in the UK is around 14. More people under 30 are seeking help with their addiction. Particularly, […]