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A "vital" lifeline: how a service is helping to support families with disabled children

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

For families with a disabled child, a group run by charity Diverse Abilities Plus can make the difference between struggling and coping. Emma Joseph reports


Knitting therapy: meet the inspirational founder of a Dorset knitting cafe

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Like the sitting room of a particularly groovy granny, the CloseKnit Cafe bursts with colour, craftsmanship and life.


West End weekend: London’s luxurious Cavendish Hotel is a real gem

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Set in London’s bustling West End, a stone’s throw from Theatreland and some of the capital’s classiest shops and bespoke boutiques, the Cavendish is a real gem of a hotel – a perfect summer getaway.


Rich Cheese Soufflés with an Apple and Celery Salad

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Top chef Lesley Waters has come up with this delicious souffle starter recipe as part of a dinner party menu for a Julia’s House charity fundraising initiative

Bournemouth Echo: Alex Aitken's Sea Bass with Shellfish


The eyes have it: must-have beauty buys for autumn/winter 2014

Bournemouth Echo: Katie Farley

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Beauty fan Kate Farley on the must have buys for next season


Two performances to celebrate the county's landscape

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

IT only takes place every other year and once seen it won’t be forgotten.

Homes and Gardens

Bournemouth Echo: Expert column: white doesn't have to mean boring

Eco home: ways to cut your carbon footprint and save hundreds on your energy bills

Bournemouth Echo:

8:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Save money and cut your carbon footprint by investing in some well-chosen big home changes


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