10 things you might have missed last week

10 things you might have missed last week

10 things you might have missed last week

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Welcome to our new weekly round-up of things you might have missed - whether you've been away, working or just busy, we've selected some of our most popular and interesting items from the week in case you didn't see them the first time round.

Halloween encourages children to dress up as creatures more evil than Nazis, says minister

Bournemouth Echo:

8:42am Friday 31st October 2014

A MINISTER has sparked a debate over Halloween events he says encourage children to dress up as creatures that represent ‘far greater evil’ than Nazis and terrorists.

Councillors “kept in the dark” over plans to transform Christchurch town centre

Bournemouth Echo:

5:20am Thursday 30th October 2014

Concerns that Christchurch councillors are being “kept in the dark” led to questions over the decision-making process behind the borough’s new town centre strategy.

Building the gateway to Poole: how Holes Bay Relief Road transformed the town

Bournemouth Echo:

1:59pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A SERIES of road schemes carried out over more than a decade transformed modern Poole.

VIDEO: The railway man: 'oldest guard in the country' celebrates 90th birthday - and has no plans to retire

Bournemouth Echo:

8:59am Thursday 30th October 2014

A MAN believed to be the oldest train guard in the country has celebrated his 90th birthday.

AFC Bournemouth: Howe reveals Demin jinx fear

Bournemouth Echo:

2:02pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

SUPERSTITIOUS Cherries owner Maxim Demin rarely attends the club’s matches because he feels he is a jinx.

David Cameron: Conservative Party conference could return to Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE Conservative Party’s annual conference could be returning to Bournemouth, David Cameron has revealed.

VIDEO: Dorset Destroyers – see what it’s like to play in the county’s first wheelchair rugby club

Bournemouth Echo:

10:15am Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE Dorset Destroyers – the first wheelchair rugby club in the county – is gathering momentum with 13 players attending the third of four taster sessions on Sunday.

Mum's tattoos branded "disgusting" by Marks and Spencer cashier

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A MOTHER left Marks & Spencer in floods of tears after a cashier branded her tattoos “disgusting”.

UPDATE WITH VIDEO: Woman trapped in car after vehicle ends up in the sea at Sandbanks

Bournemouth Echo:

12:40pm Monday 27th October 2014

EMERGENCY services were called to Sandbanks after a woman in a car ended up in the water.

VIDEO: Cyclist calls for action after near miss with car in New Forest

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Monday 27th October 2014

A CYCLIST is calling for action after a near miss with a car in the New Forest.

VIDEO: Meet Laurie, the stowaway cat found in a lorry from France in need a new home

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A KITTEN found close to death in the back of a goods vehicle from France has made a full recovery and is looking for a new home.

My dad’s First World War memoirs had been in an attic for years – so I sold my house to publish them

Bournemouth Echo:

5:20am Friday 24th October 2014

THE son of a First World War soldier has sold his Bournemouth home so he can publish his late father’s harrowing memoirs that have recently been unearthed.

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4:16pm Mon 11 Aug 14

Gingertree says...

The only thing I missed in this rag last week Just like every week was some actual decent journalism
The only thing I missed in this rag last week Just like every week was some actual decent journalism Gingertree
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