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Father Christmas and his elves to bring festive magic to The Ark Poole

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Friday 24th October 2014

POOLE Park’s revamped attraction, The Ark, has unveiled plans for a Christmas extravaganza.

‘Winter wonderland’ set to take over Print Room restaurant in run-up to Christmas

Bournemouth Echo:

12:01pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

AN EVENTS company is taking over Bournemouth’s Print Room restaurant to create a ‘winter wonderland’ in the run-up to Christmas.

Free tickets to the Ideal Home Show at Christmas

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

The UK’s biggest Christmas event, the Ideal Home Show at Christmas is your one–stop festive extravaganza.

Special Christmas party for the elderly hoped to become annual event

Bournemouth Echo: FESTIVE: Party-goers receiving presents from Father Christmas

3:00pm Monday 30th December 2013

MORE than 100 elderly people enjoyed a Christmas party thanks to the Mayor of Christchurch charity appeal.

Big smiles as Santa pays children a special visit at garden centre

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Monday 30th December 2013

CHILDREN with physical and learning difficulties were treated to a special visit by Santa, thanks to a Wimborne garden centre.

Bournemouth residents: is your collection on a Wednesday? put your bin out on New Year's Day

Bournemouth Echo: COMING TOGETHER: A suggested merger of Bournemouth, Poole, and Christchurch is possible

11:40am Monday 30th December 2013

Bournemouth Council will be running a reduced collection service on New Year’s Day.

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Bournemouth Echo: Daily Echo Toy Appeal

Events

Saturday, December 21

  • Santa's Grotto in Wimborne Square between 10.30am and 4.30pm. Entry £6 per child and includes a gift. All proceeds go to Julia's House Children's Hospice.
  • Solstice Lantern Parade at 5pm from the Royal Arcade to Boscombe Pier followed by a fireworks display at 6pm
  • Christmas Farmyard petting zoo in Bournemouth Square
  • Festive pop-up cinema returns in Falkland Square showing lots of seasonal screen treats
  • Sunday, December 22

  • Dorset Motorcycle Club’s annual ‘Mistletoe Run’ with members dressing up as Santa’s and snowmen.

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    Bournemouth Echo: Christmas lights on Runton Road in Branksome. Picture by Richard Crease.

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