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Clean Time This Saturday, Come and enjoy a Thai curry, soft drinks &disco, al free - just turn up! 5pm - 1pm, Bourne Spring Centre St Marys Rd Springbourne. All welcome. 

Tonight at Reef Encounter soul-drenched jazz, blues and Motown from acoustic duo Tim Rae and Vicky Barents at Reef Encounter this Friday night, plus some stripped-down pieces from their local band Goodfoot.  8pm onwards. Free admission.

Lecture on Herbs and the History of Medicine - Speaker: Rev. Stewart Timbrell  Sat 21st Nov,2.30pm  Crabs go deep to avoid hot water - Speaker: Dr Sven Thatje Tue 24th Nov, 7.30pm  Natural Science Society 39 Christchurch Rd

Transition Bournemouth Get involved! Next meeting Monday 30th Nov at the Town Hall, 7.30pm (Royal Hants Room) see

A photographic exhibition of work from the members of The Butterfly Foundation is touring libraries in Bournemouth and Poole and will be on display for a week in Bournemouth Library from Monday 23rdth November 2009.

Surf Report thanks to 10am today: There is an ok looking 2 footer out there, its fairly messy but manageable - follow us on twitter:

Traffic The Crescent Emergency Public Utility Maintenance.The temporary order is programmed for the period between 23/11/2009 and 13/12/2009. Ashley Rd Rail Bridge is closed. Every car driving through will receive a £60 fine.

Open Mic Night & Jam sessions at the Portman/ Green Room instruments available to use include: Acoustic Guitar Electric Guitar, Drum Kit *BANDS ARE WELCOME TO TURN UP & PLAY *RECORD YOUR ACOUSTIC LIVE SET ON TO A CD FREE ENTRY  Every Thursday: 8PM till 11PM

Table top sale Loads of bargain Sat Nov 21st 11am to 3pm Free entry £5 a table Bourne Spring Centre St Mary?s Rd contact the centre to book 392288

Love Actually Concert An Evening of Music and poetry celebrating love, 7.30 Reception/Drinks, 8pm Svetlana?s celebration of love 8.45 Interval, 9pm Jack Maguire & Stromenti £7 on the door £5 concessions/adv St Clements Church Boscombe. call 07768 096964

A grand Christmas Market at St Clements Church Hall Boscombe, Saturday 5th December 10.30 - 1.30 Soup, Mince pies, Stalls, Tombola, Raffle

Drum Dance and Sing Workshops Springbourne Library, Wednesdays Parent /child, 3.30-4.30, Adult beginner 4.30-5.30, Adult Intermediate, 5.30-6.30 call Kofi to book on 07979 885685

Boscombe families launch map of local cycling and walking routes The map is free and will be available to all local families in an A4 full colour, folded leaflet from Boscombe Children?s Centre from 25 November. For more information contact the Children?s Centre on 01202 395534.

200th Anniversary of Bournemouth check the website to see what?s planned and to see if you can apply for funding for your event!

Chaplins Saturday 21st Quinns Quinney Sundays - Sessions, Mondays Board Games, Tuesdays, Solid air Presents Pink Moon, Wednesdays Open Mic, Thursday Mr Lively,..Lots More!

Urban Reef Live Music 25th Nov - Steve Banks Find out more about Steve

Police News

Public Meetings

Roumelia Lane Advice Point 25 November 2009, 7.00 pm

Street Corner Meetings

Westby Road (look out for the blue Dorset Police community van) 26 November 2009, 7.00 pm 

Wilson Road 29 November 2009, 7.00 - 8.00 pm

Hawkwood Road 9 December 2009, 7.00 pm 


Police Neighbourhood Information Centre, The Sovereign Centre,  Boscombe Every Thursday, 2.30pm - 3.30pm & Every Saturday, 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm

Spartans Winter Swimming Club Meet at 10.45am to swim at 11am each Sunday October to April inclusive. Changing faciltities and hot drinks avalable. Members are also welcome to meet informally May - September for summer bathing at 10am each Sunday. Seafront adj. to Boscombe Beach Office To the East of Boscombe Pier.

Have Your Say! To Have Your Say on the Council's budget go to Your chance to influence council spending This survey gives you the chance to prioritise services.

For more events in Boscombe see

Empty Homes find out more about reporting empty homes 

To report local problems see Fix My Street

Boscombe and Springbourne Health Centre - open to all! is open 8am until 8pm, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. Appointments can either be pre-booked by phone (01202 727969) for registered patients; or urgent walk-in appointments are available throughout the opening times by coming to the health centre. The Centre is at 11 Shelley Rd Boscombe. 

List of Live Applications in Boscombe West


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