VisitEngland has used this year’s English Tourism Week to highlight the economic importance and value of tourism to local economies across England is going virtual.

Boscombe High Street has been hit with a stampede of colour as a new large-scale mural, commissioned by Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe (BEAF), is unveiled on the front of the Sovereign Centre this week.

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 08:41

Think Twice… Too Busy? Head Home

Take responsibility and Think Twice if you get to the beach and find it’s too busy.

Drama, dance and all forms of visual art course through its veins, but ever since it opened more than 40 years ago the beating heart of Lighthouse has kept time to the rhythm of bass, guitar and drum.  

The Bournemouth Air Festival and other summer events have been cancelled due to the continued impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

Tuesday, 28 April 2020 09:02

50 Photos from Lockdown Bournemouth

March and April 2020 have been unusually warm and sunny making the Coronavirus lockdown and staying home even harder.

Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch hoteliers have published a ‘Covid-19 Action Plan’ so it can re-open its hotels as soon as possible and be ready when lockdown restrictions are lifted.

 Two of Dorset’s most popular arts festivals – Inside Out Dorset and b-side – are to be postponed until next year as a consequence of the on-going coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 12:04

Lighthouse Launches Lockdown Bedtime Stories

Award-winning storyteller Michele O’Brien is to share Sunday bedtime stories with Lighthouse Facebook visitors.

Monday, 06 April 2020 16:23

Yellow Buses Easter Timetable Changes

Yellow Buses is reducing its services over the four day Easter Weekend as it is expected to carry just seven per cent of its usual passenger numbers.