Local News and Articles Archive

It has recently been revealed that Poole plays host to Dorset's most frequented free attraction.

The Daily Echo Carbon Stoppers/Yellow Buses initiative is helping to support a group for adults suffering with learning difficulties.

Work on the second phase of a 2m repair scheme for a car park in the Dolphin Centre in Poole is now underway.

The Poole Maritime Festival is underway, attracting a number of attendees throughout Europe to the event.

A festival called Jazz By The Sea is set to take place in Poole later this year and will be welcoming one of the most popular jazz musicians in the UK, with the Queen of Swing Clare Teal set to perform there.

A brand new exhibition featuring a wealth of civic treasures is set to open in Poole Museum early next month, and this will also serve as the official launch date for charity the Poole Museum Foundation.

The annual Maritime Festival in Poole, which will incorporate European Maritime Day this year, is set to provide families living in the town with a spectacular array of fun activities.

A charity based in Poole that helps those suffering from disabilities will be launching a brand new event to raise money later this year, and it can only be described as a bright idea.

Major improvements costing nearly 4 million have upgraded Gravel Hill in the Poole area.

A plan to make the seafront in Poole safer has been agreed by the local council and is now set to move forward with an investment of 1.79 million.

A teenager from Poole is all set to compete in a national final, having made it through to the last stages of a beauty pageant held every year, thanks to her recent victory at regional level.

Schools to get book by writer from Poole

A teenager from Poole is set to make a trip to Windsor Castle during September, so that she can perform as part of the Queens 90th birthday celebrations.

The Dorset Cancer Centre, located within Poole Hospital, has received recognition as one of England, Northern Ireland and Wales top treatment centres, in a new survey.

The Dorset Cancer Centre, located within Poole Hospital, has received recognition as one of England, Northern Ireland and Wales top treatment centres, in a new survey.

Poole is set to play host to the British Beach Sports Festival later this summer, and it is anticipated that in the region of 25,000 sports fans will hit the beach at Canford Cliffs to take part.

This years Poole Regatta is set to be even more hotly anticipated than usual thanks to the news that the winner will be presented with the Canford Cup.

It has been announced that the iconic building in Poole that is home to a branch of Barclays Bank will be given a multi-million pound makeover.

Pupils from a school located just outside Poole are set to take part in a unique concert that will be held in the towns Lighthouse arts venue next month.

A proposed mixed-use development project within the regeneration area of Poole has been awarded planning consent by the planning committee from Poole Council.

Children in Poole have embraced an innovative natural play area situated in the Talbot View district, taking great delight in clambering all over The Castle.

Poole locals seeking an unusual way to start this years festive season will have the opportunity to get dressed up and enjoy a meal although murder will also be on the menu.

Residents of Poole had the pleasure of showing the towns mayor around a brand new block of affordable homes recently, as the Terrace Row development was launched.

Borough of Poole is celebrating after the efforts it makes to help small businesses in the area were recognised at a recent awards ceremony.

Residents of Poole got together to organise a commemorative display recently, to celebrate the 125-year anniversary of one of the towns most beloved landmarks Poole Park.