Age is no barrier to a rockin’ good time at Poole Harbour Festival next weekend. That’s the message from veteran party starter Ray Dorset whose legendary 1970s band Mungo Jerry will top the bill on Sunday evening.

Thursday, 12 July 2018 12:01

Lunch Review at The Real Eating Company

Just off Old Christchurch Road in Bournemouth’s town centre you’ll find The Real Eating Company. Hungry from all the sunbathing, we went along to try the lunch offering in July on a warm and sunny Saturday.

Start your engines for... Boscombe’s new vehicle festival – Motors By The Sea between the 14th – 16th September 2018.

The London Repertory Players are bringing four Sizzling Thrillers to Bournemouth this summer and tickets are on sale now.

On Friday, 3rd August 2018, famous cricketers will be raising funds for the new Macmillan Caring Locally specialist palliative care unit at Christchurch Hospital.

“It’s business as usual” – that’s the message from Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts following an accident during which the stage, dressing rooms and technical equipment in the venue’s theatre suffered extensive water damage. The theatre will remain closed for the summer while repairs are carried out.

Determined to recycle, re-use and reduce all forms of waste and pollution, Poole Harbour Festival has organised a special beach clean on Sunday 8 July.

While England were busy beating Panama in the World Cup, we joined the rest of the crowd less interested in football* and more interested in fun on offer at the Mardi Gras Metropole market in Lansdowne!

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 08:05

Get Wonky Donk Festival 2018 Tickets

Now in its 8th year, this sellout festival presents music to its original style of all things roots, that's to say Wonky Donk has strings vibrating and hands clapping with no help from computers and plastic fantastic machines.

The biggest Jazz festival on the South Coast is returning to Bournemouth for a fortnight of Jazz Music between Sunday 24th June and Saturday 7th July. Funded by Coastal BID, the 2018 Jazz by the Sea Festival is set to bring thousands of visitors to Bournemouth's conurbation this summer.