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UPDATE: EDL set to march through Bournemouth on Saturday

Bournemouth Echo:

12:40pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE English Defence League is planning to march through the centre of Bournemouth on one of the busiest weekends of the year.

Ralph Millward’s killer given second chance after breaking court order

Bournemouth Echo:

5:20am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A VICIOUS killer who beat a defenceless homeless man to death when he was just 16-years-old has been given another chance after breaking a court order.

The way we used to live: Charminster, the suburb with more than a century of commerce

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

CHARMINSTER lies within the BH8 catchment and is a growing suburb.

“Outstanding” nursery celebrates 10th birthday with special party

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN “OUTSTANDING” Bournemouth nursery celebrated its 10th birthday with a party for families.

The way we used to live: Bournemouth – town founded by Tregonwell was once mostly deserted heath

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

BOURNEMOUTH was founded in 1810 by Captain Lewis Tregonwell.

Steaming into Bournemouth: the historic trains set to transport people back to the 1950s

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

HISTORIC steam trains will be transporting hundreds of sun-seeking city folk to Bournemouth over the summer.

UPDATE: Unexploded shell found in garden, Ferndown

Bournemouth Echo:

6:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A BOMB disposal team carried out a controlled explosion of an unexploded shell last night.

No late opening for bar as councillors seek to “protect Westbourne’s image”

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A BAR and restaurant being launched in Westbourne has been blocked from staying open later.

Workers, get on your bikes! cycle challenge is coming – and you could win prizes

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

WORKERS in Bournemouth are being urged to compete against each other in a cycling competition.

100-year-old Dorothy still enjoys nightly sherry and a packet of crisps

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A SPECIAL centenarian from Charminster was joined by her friends and family for a tea party on Saturday, August 16.

My tribute to Robin Williams: UK’s smallest cinema to hold event in comedian’s memory

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE UK’s smallest cinema will host a tribute to American actor Robin Williams this August.

Police seeking family of hospital trustee following his death

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE family members of a hospital trustee are being sought fol¬lowing his death last month.

VIDEO: “She’s so beautiful” - Marilyn Monroe becomes latest icon in sculptor’s project

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Tuesday 19th August 2014

HOLLYWOOD legend Marilyn Monroe is the latest icon to be immortalised in clay by Bournemouth sculptor Linda Joyce.

'She was spared jail because she is a woman' - glassing victim's anger after estate agent walks free

Bournemouth Echo:

10:13am Monday 18th August 2014

The latest victim of a 21-year-old estate agent who has notched up a staggering 18 convictions for violence has spoken of his outrage after she was spared a jail sentence.

Controversial plans for outdoor games at school set to get the go ahead despite objections

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

1:35pm Monday 18th August 2014

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build an outdoor games area at a Bournemouth secondary school are set to be approved, despite a wave of objections.

Tiny tribute: the palm-sized statue honouring the fallen from First World War

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A TINY bronze sculpture depicting two soldiers raising a red poppy has taken centre stage at a Bournemouth art gallery.

Appeal after attempted handbag snatch in Westbourne

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police logo

10:08am Monday 18th August 2014

A WOMAN was left shaken after an attempted handbag theft in Westbourne.

Winton neighbourhood wardens scheme to be expanded after success

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

AN innovative scheme that has introduced community student street wardens to Winton has been so successful that it will double in size.

Changes to improve emergency access at Dean Court

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Monday 18th August 2014

NEW traffic regulations are being introduced around Dean Court in a bid to improve emergency access to the AFC Bournemouth stadium.

Round the clock Relay for Life raises £15k for cancer charity

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A 24-hour relay to raise funds for Cancer Research UK has raised an amazing £15,000.

UPDATED: Man who drove "like a bullet" jailed for six years after causing crash which killed grandfather

Bournemouth Echo: ADMISSION: David Churcher

12:37pm Friday 15th August 2014

The widow of a former serviceman killed by a drunk driver said she hopes he "rots in jail"

Protest planned over UKIP's new Bournemouth headquarters at former brothel

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Friday 15th August 2014

MORE than 100 people are set to protest as Ukip opens a new office at a former brothel in Pokesdown.

Big Issue sales fall after council campaign against beggars

Bournemouth Echo:

5:20am Friday 15th August 2014

SALES of the Big Issue magazine sold by the homeless have dropped since Bournemouth council launched a campaign against beggars, said a member of staff.

'Several attempts' made to contact woman found mummified in her home seven years after death

Bournemouth Echo: The flats where Anne Leitrim's body was found by baliffs

8:10am Friday 15th August 2014

A CHILDREN’S nurse was found dead in her Bournemouth flat seven years after she is believed to have died, an inquest has heard.

Man charged after six-car police pursuit through Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Gresham Road

3:33pm Friday 15th August 2014

A MAN has been charged with dangerous driving following a 30-minute night time police chase in Bournemouth.

‘I like a Guinness every now and again’: 106-year-old Dorothy reveals secrets to long life

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

A LIFETIME of dancing, fending off admirers and an occasional Guinness has helped “belle of the ball” Dorothy Humphreys reach the age of 106.

Bournemouth MP attacks decision not to recall Parliament over situation in Iraq

Bournemouth Echo: MP Conor Burns to appear as panellist on Question Time tonight

9:25am Friday 15th August 2014

A BOURNEMOUTH MP has attacked the decision not to recall Parliament over the situation in Iraq.

Warning to cat owners after pet dies from antifreeze poisoning

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Friday 15th August 2014

THE RSPCA is warning pet owners of the dangers of anti-freeze after a cat died in Bournemouth.

Sailing club extension promotes row among residents

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Friday 15th August 2014

A PROPOSED extension to Christchurch Sailing Club has led to objections from local residents despite reassurances.

Pedestrian taken to hospital after crash on Wallisdown Road

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A WOMAN in her twenties was injured in a crash with a car this afternoon.

News you can use

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Daily Echo logo

6:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

LOW WATER TOMORROW Bournemouth 0727 (0.4m) 1953 (0.6m) Christchurch 0856 (0.7m) 2129 (0.9m) Lymington 0810 (0.6m) 2034 (0.8m) Poole 0805 (0.4m) 2032 (0.7m) Swanage 0718 (0.6m) 1945 (0.8m) Wareham 0924 (0.9m) 2147 (0.9m) HIGH WATER TOMORROW Bournemouth 0035 (2.3m) 1306 (2.1m) Christchurch 0109 (1.8m) 1659 (1.7m) Lymington 0439 (3.1m) 1658 (3.3m) Poole 0042 (2.4m) 1305 (2.2m) Swanage 0015 (2.2m) 1236 (2.1m) Wareham 0244 (2.2m) 1609 (2.3m) SAILING TOMORROW Very good for sailing. 21C, partly sunny with a shower. Wind up to 18kmh.

It could open the floodgates: Late night bar would "severely compromise" character of Westbourne

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

ALLOWING a new Westbourne restaurant and bar to stay open late could “open the floodgates” to more requests, it has been claimed.

UPDATE: Delays after car loses wheel on A338 Spur Road

Bournemouth Echo: Delays on A338 northbound after collision closes one lane

1:22pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A CAR with a lost wheel is causing delays on the A338 Spur Road.

Seabed to be drilled as research for proposed Navitus Bay wind farm

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

THE firm behind proposals for a large wind farm off the Bournemouth coast has commissioned a further site investigation of the sea bed.

Woman punched in the chest during daylight robbery in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police logo

2:42pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A WOMAN was punched in the chest before her purse and scratch card were stolen during a daylight robbery.

Are you tough enough to join in great Dorset Plane Pull?

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

THIS year’s Dorset Plane Pull is appealing for more teams to take part in the Bank Holiday event.

Two-car crash causes delays at St Paul's roundabout

Bournemouth Echo:

1:37pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A COLLISION has caused disruption to traffic at Bournemouth’s busy St Paul’s roundabout this lunchtime.

Still time for couples to take part in Come Dine With Me

Bournemouth Echo:

11:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

TIME is running out for couples from Bournemouth and Poole to take part in hit Channel 4 show Come Dine With Me.

Fire service urge residents who have bonfires to notify them

Bournemouth Echo: 'Take extra steps to reduce fire risks' residents asked as firefighters plan bank holiday strikes

8:02am Wednesday 13th August 2014

DORSET Fire and Rescue are urging residents who have bonfires to notify them beforehand.

VIDEO: Runaway cow on A338 Spur Road causes chaos for thousands of motorists

Bournemouth Echo:

3:40pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A RUNAWAY cow sparked travel mayhem for thousands of motorists in Bournemouth today.

Woman with "breathtaking" record of violence escapes jail for 18th assault

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

AN ESTATE agent who smashed a glass into a stranger’s face at a Bournemouth nightclub has been spared jail.

'He destroyed my life' - woman conned out of £13k in internet dating scam

Bournemouth Echo:

8:45am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A WOMAN who was scammed out of more than £13,000 by a man she met on a dating website said her life had been “destroyed”.

Suicide verdict for missing 21-year-old found in tree at Meyrick Park golf club

Bournemouth Echo: Lithuanian Jurij Sliachtecov has not been seen for nearly a year

4:42pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A YOUNG man whose body hung in a tree on a golf course for nearly three years committed suicide, a coroner has concluded.

Cherries star Marc becomes ambassador for care home scheme

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A NEW partnership has been celebrated between Care South and the AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust.

A338 Spur Road reopened after cow on the loose causes traffic chaos

Bournemouth Echo:

11:36am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A cow which went on the run caused major delays on the A338 Spur Road. Follow latest updates.

Concerns for two men on Wareham River

Bournemouth Echo: Picture Poole Inshore Lifeboat taking the stricken vessel back to Slipway by Sandbanks. Pic: Poole RNLI

8:56am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Coastguard rescue teams were called with concerns for two men on Wareham River on Monday evening.

Delays due to broken down vehicle on A338

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police

8:42am Tuesday 12th August 2014

There were delays on the A338 Spur Road out of Bournemouth this morning due to a broken down vehicle.

With this ring I thee Red – newlyweds get a wedding picture with the Red Arrows

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A HAPPY couple from Bournemouth were joined by nine men in red flying suits for a wedding photo with a difference on Friday.

Two arrested after six-car police pursuit through Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Gresham Road

10:04am Monday 11th August 2014

TWO men were arrested following a 30 minute police chase in Bournemouth in the early hours this morning.

Road closed after Mini overturns near Tower Park

Bournemouth Echo:

8:57am Monday 11th August 2014

THE emergency services were called to Tower Park in Poole last night after a car crashed and ended up on its roof.






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