In recent days, the Borough of Poole’s new cycle lanes have been labelled a ‘recipe for disaster’ by Cycling UK. They claim that many of the new lanes around Bournemouth University and the surrounding area have either directed cyclists into oncoming traffic or in the way of pedestrians. Angela Pooley, secretary of Bournemouth Cycling […]
Do universities need to be more supportive towards students? Dorset mental health educator is calling for universities to do more to support student struggling with their mental health. In the past eighteen months there has been eight suicides in Bristol from student either attending Bristol University of UWE Bristol. BUzz spoke to Doctor Andy Mayers, […]
The nominations for the 90th Academy Awards ceremony were announced yesterday with five Bournemouth University graduates receiving a nomination, all for the same category, Visual Effects. The BU nominations are spread out between the five films nominated: Star Wars: The Last Jedi; Kong: Skull Island; War for the Planet of the Apes; Blade Runner 2049 […]
There has been a recent outcry from Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole residents for more Traffic Officers to be patrolling the roads of Dorset. Local motorists have said they do not feel safe whilst driving due to fellow motorists “not being in control” of their vehicles and driving “reckless” – endangering others. Locals frustrations grew deeper […]
Below is a monthly summary of the journey I took whilst undertaking the BattleField project.
A little insight into Treehouse Digital, one of a handful of small film studios based in Bournemouth. This package asks why Bournemouth is becoming a hub for film-making and visual effects, especially being so close to London. Package by: Heidi Merrony
Students from Bournemouth University and Arts University Bournemouth joined forces to protest against Donald Trump’s recent travel ban. The demonstration took place over lunchtime on Wednesday (01/02/17) at Arts University Bournemouth and attracted over 30 protesters. The event titled “AUB and BU students against Trump” on Facebook, aimed to show a “force of solidarity. As an […]