Boscombe Sea Road Public Art Trail: Meet the artist Residents in Bournemouth are being invited to meet the artist appointed to design and produce a series of seven high quality public artworks forSea Road. The artworks will form a trail to link the Boscombe Spa Village regeneration scheme with Boscombe Precinct, encouraging seafront visitors up to the central shopping area. 

Boscalicious Reader Survey: Take our survey on crime in Boscombe

Boiler Scrappage Scheme Launched Government has launched a new national scheme, the Boiler Scrappage Scheme.  Households in England can apply for a £400 voucher to help with the cost of replacing old, G-rated boilers for a new A-rated boiler or renewable heating system such as a biomass boiler or a heat pump.

Lollipop people needed for St Clements Rd contact the road safety officer on 451451

The Sun Kings - The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began - Speaker: Stuart Clark 16th January 2.30.    Enigmas of Science Past and Present: Conflicting Theories - Speaker: Justin Delair 19th January, 7.30pm

protest over the KUBE gallery's imminent closure. It is this Saturday - 16th January. Please follow the link to see the event page. This is not only about loosing an important art space, but the people behind it who will loose their jobs. Please try to support them - and protect our only proper public gallery.

Boscanova Cafe run a youth cafe on a monday 7-9pm for ages 14-19. If you know of any kids short of stuff to do please tell them to come along. There are 2 youth workers and tones of games etc. We run a small and subsidized menu and each person gets a free drink and meal on their first visit. Please spread the word!!!

Free locks installed - book for yours to be done before March!  Call 0300 111 3303

FREE SURF COACHING CLINIC Yes, I said free!!!, come down to Surf Steps ( ) and take part in our free surfing clinics. Although the coaching is free, the equipment, I?m afraid, is not ? our usual hire charges Although it is an open session and you can just rock up, if you email (before 5pm Friday) with any ideas, we will be more able to accommodate your needs?Coaching clinic date: 24th January 2010


Singer/songwriter Alex Hall at Reef Encounter this Friday night. Upfront and laid-back all in one, covers and originals. From 8pm. STEAK NIGHT SPECIAL THIS SATURDAY, 16th JANUARY (Full menu also available)We?re open from 9am on Saturday and Sunday for the Reef Encounter Big Breakfast. for just £7.95. Our giant Sunday roast served in the tin for you to help yourself.  Tel 01202 280 656.

Save for Xmas 2010 Coastal Credit Union is a co-operative, not for profit savings and loans organisation with a passion for promoting budgeting and thrift in the BH postcode area. We

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

Chaplins Tomorow,16th Quinns Quinney followed by Mr Lively..Lots More!

Urban Reef Starting again on Wednesday the 20th January is our live music Wednesdays up in the restaurant. Offering relaxed and atmospheric entertainment are some great talented musicians. Steve Banks starts on the 20th with his melodic and jazzy interpretations followed on the 27th by Phil Dewhurst. These are great nights to take advantage of our 3 courses for £18 set menu.

Police News


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

Street Corner Meetings

Kings Park Road

14 January 2010, 7.00 - 8.00 pm

Cecil Road

20 January 2010, 7.00 - 8.00 pm

Porchester Place

21 January 2010, 7.00 - 8.00 pm

Report Hate crime A hate crime is any incident where you or someone else has been targeted because they or you are believed to be different or any incident you believe was motivated by: race, religion, homophobia, transphobia or disability Incidents may involve verbal abuse, harassment, attacks, damage to your property, bullying or graffiti. By reporting such incidents, even anonymously, will help us to identify the issues in the community. report hate crime online through Dorset Police Website

Spartans Winter Swimming Club Meet at 10.45am to swim at 11am each Sunday October to April inclusive. Changing facilties and hot drinks available. 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.

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