Local News and Articles Archive

Bournemouth and Poole councils have given a major contract to an engineering company.

The proposals to redevelop the town centre of Poole have yet to be finalised.

A cultural quarter could be used to transform the tourist attractions of Poole.

Poole was voted the south west's happiest location to live in, as well as the UK's ninth happiest town.

McCarthy and Stone have submitted plans for a retirement development comprising 37 flats in Poole.

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.