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LV= sees £100m rise in life business sales on year

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

MUTUAL insurance, retirement and investment group LV=, which has its head office at County Gates on the Poole and Bournemouth border, has reported an increase in sales.

Up and coming businesses to be showcased at Poole’s Christmas market

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

START-UP businesses will be making their first public appearance at a Christmas Wonderland Market in Poole.

Family businesses set to merge after 130 years of trading in Wimborne

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

DACOMBE & Renaut and Brian Dryden of Wimborne are set to merge in a deal between the two family businesses that have more than 130 years of trading history in the town.

Lawyer who heard one of the last death sentences passed to retire after 56 years

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A lawyer has finally decided to take his well-earned retirement after 56 years in the field.

Meet the duo behind a new app designed to help job hunters create their CV

Bournemouth Echo:

5:30pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

TWO entrepreneurs have launched an app designed to help job-hunters write their CVs.

Approved by children: the top toys tested by youngsters revealed at new awards

Bournemouth Echo:

2:33pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A FIRM based in Bournemouth that lets children review toys has held its first awards ceremony.

DCCI chief: Time to start thinking about your staff Christmas party

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

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Students strip off for ‘undie run’ to raise money for cancer research

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A GROUP of scantily-clad students braved the rain and cold to take part in a run for cancer research.

Vintage ferry service to celebrate 80th birthday with special party

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A FERRY service that has been running for 80 years is marking the occasion by hosting a family fun day.

Solid foundation: family-run quarry firm celebrates 50th year with new investment

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A QUARRYING firm celebrating half a century in business is marking the occasion with a raft of new investment.

Animal rescue conference to be held in Bournemouth for the first time

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11:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE Association of Dogs and Cat Homes 2015 annual conference and exhibition will be held in Bournemouth for the first time, it has been announced.

‘Retail isn’t dead in digital era’ – meet the boss who invested £2.1m to provide a new shopping experience

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE boss of a long-standing family business travelled the country considering the future of retail before deciding to invest in a 15,000sq ft, £2.1m superstore.

Lloyds bank to cut 9,000 jobs and close 150 branches

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8:05am Tuesday 28th October 2014

State-backed Lloyds Banking Group is to cut 9,000 jobs over the next three years as part of plans which will see the net closure of 150 branches.

£2m Swanage business park that will help create 100 jobs wins award

Bournemouth Echo:

2:50pm Monday 27th October 2014

PURBECK District Council’s £2m Prospect Business Park has won an award.

Popular Bournemouth pub to close for £500k make-over

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10:59am Monday 27th October 2014

A PUB in Bournemouth is to benefit from a £500,000 transformation.

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