A local theme park has won two silver awards in the inaugural UK Theme Park Awards 2020.

Friday, 11 September 2020 08:27

Canvas to re-open after 172 Days

After 172 days closed due to Coronavirus, loft bar and live lounge Canvas is re-opening in Bournemouth.

This Monday to Thursday, from noon to close, Café Rouge are offering 25% off your food bill!

Bournemouth's Arts by the Sea Festival is 10 and the popular festival returns 25th - 27th September 2020. This year it will explore ‘Journeys’ as the theme.

Strictly Ballroom the Musical, based on the award-winning world-wide film phenomenon, is heading out to tour the UK and coming to Bournemouth in March 2021.

The Priest’s House Museum in Wimborne, Dorset has received National Lottery grant support to help address the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on heritage.

Sunday, 30 August 2020 14:39

Offshore Power Boats Speed By Bournemouth

Blink and you’d have missed them! The UK offshore power boat season started on Sunday 30th August and saw power boats speed across the Bournemouth coastline, having started in Poole Harbour. 

Six months to the day that the curtain fell on the last film screening before lockdown cinema returns to Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts, on 17 September with a season of film stories that have notably strong female roles in common.

In line with many theatres up and down the country, for the first time in its 42-year history Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts, has taken the difficult decision to postpone its traditional family pantomime until next year.

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 10:32

The Pig On The Beach - Restaurant Review

As lockdown is eased and restaurants are opening their doors again, we wanted to visit somewhere special for our first restaurant review. Nestled on the Isle of Purbeck is The Pig on the Beach which seemed to fit the bill. Here you'll find a walled kitchen garden, stunning sea views, a path to the beach, a herd of Dorset Horn sheep and top-notch quality, locally sourced food.