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Rejuvenating Upton’s Fire Damaged Heathland

By Nicole | March 18, 2019

Last week we met up with Dorset Wildlife Trust in Upton to clear a fire-damaged area of heath land. In August 2008 the blaze affected two hectares of heather, gorse, trees and destroyed many habitats. Image credit: bournemouthecho.co.uk Image credit: bournemouthecho.co.uk The area was uninhabitable due to the fire damage. Work now begins to get…

Bournemouth’s Oil Rig: Searching for Fortune

By Nicole | February 25, 2019

Bournemouth’s Oil Rig: Searching for Fortune Bournemouth’s new addition to the sea-sky-line is causing quite a stir. ‘Oil Rig Ensco 72’ is dominating Poole Bay with it’s 500m exclusion zone and 1800m deep well being drilled into the sea. It’s not the first time there has been an attempt to find oil in Bournemouth –…

It’s National Love Your Pet Day!

By Nicole | February 20, 2019

National Love Your Pet Day: how are you celebrating? We are a nation of pet lovers and today, February 20th, marks a day of annual celebration of your beloved companion. Image credit: pixeltalks.net According to statistics in 2018, 45 per cent of the UK population own a pet which has increased five per cent since…

Beryl: The New Bike Share Concept in Bournemouth

By Nicole | February 14, 2019

Beryl: The New Bike Share Concept in Bournemouth As a visitor of Bournemouth, getting around town to see the sights and sounds is essential. Whether you’re planning a visit to the tropical gardens or explore the seven miles of glorious beaches, we have good news as soon you’ll be able to rent one of these…

7 Events in Bournemouth this February

By Nicole | February 1, 2019

7 Events in Bournemouth this February 1. Professor Brian Cox Live  What is it about? Brian Cox is a Professor of Particle Physics and well-known personality on our televisions. He has presented programmes such as Horizon, Wonders of Life and Forces of Nature. Professor Cox is now touring the country and promises to take audiences to…

Dorset named the most popular county in the country!

By Nicole | August 22, 2018

It’s Official! Dorset named the most popular county in England ❤ Bournemouth Echo: According to research carried out by YouGov of the most popular counties, Dorset came in joint first place with Devon. Out of more than 42,000 people asked for their opinions about 47 English counties, 92 per cent of people said they liked…

The Summer isn’t over until we say so! ☀

By Nicole | August 21, 2018

Our Latest Luxury Home … The Haven Paddle in the sea, relax on the sand and walk up through the leafy chine to find this peaceful hideaway, aptly named – The Haven. The warm colours and wooden floors create a cosy, family vibe and will only create the best memories that you will talk about…

7 Things to do in Bournemouth this Summer

By Natalie | February 26, 2018

Bournemouth is an incredible coastal city that combines stunning sights, with amazing activities sure to provide a thrilling vacation for you and your family. With seven miles of golden beach to explore, and countless hours of sunshine to enjoy on your summer days, it might be hard for you to decide what you should do…