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  • Film & Comic Con Bournemouth 2017 Film & Comic Con Bournemouth 2017
    Film & Comic Con Bournemouth 2017 at the BIC on 26 & 27 August 2017. Once again,  Film & Comic Con Bournemouth bring you a fabulous weekend of photo shoots and autograph sessions with some of your favourite stars from TV, Film and Comics. Stay at the Arlington Hotel for…Read More
  • Rotary 1120 Conference 2017 Rotary 1120 Conference 2017
    Rotary 1120 Conference 2017 is at BIC, Bournemouth on Saturday 21st October and Sunday 22nd October 2017. The Arlington Hotel welcomes delegates to the Rotary 1120 Conference 2017. Rotary  South East club members can attend either Saturday or Sunday, or make a weekend of it and attend both days. The…Read More
  • Bananarama tour bournemouth Bananarama Tour Bournemouth
    Ripped jeans and dungarees are back, and now so are those 80’s icons of pop – Bananarama! The original 80’s Bananarama line-up have reformed for the Bananarama Tour 2017,  and they’ll be at the BIC, Bournemouth on 26 November 2017! Bananarama formed in 1979 by friends Sara Dallin, Siobhan Fahey and…Read More
  • Dorset Pedal Food Routes Dorset Pedal Food Routes
    Just a short drive from Bournemouth, are 8 great foodie routes for cycling and walking that take you through some of the most beautiful parts of Dorset. Enjoy the stunning countryside, and explore the amazing range of food this unique county has to offer. Four routes cover Eastern Dorset and…Read More
  • Comedy in Bournemouth Comedy in Bournemouth
    Comedy in Bournemouth is thriving, with top class comedians appearing regularly in Bournemouth's comedy clubs. There are also a host of world class acts appearing over the next 12 months at the BIC and the Pavilion, as well as in Poole and Why not book a break to Bournemouth,…Read More
  • Bournemouth Clifftop Gardens
    Bournemouth’s Lower Gardens, leading to the pier, are what we all think of immediately when we say Bournemouth Gardens. These magnificent gardens lead to the pier in one direction, and into the Central Gardens, and on to the Upper Gardens in the other direction. These are not the only gardens…Read More
  • Crazy Golf in Bournemouth? Crazy Golf in Bournemouth?
    Bournemouth’s Lower Garden’s Mini Golf course, right outside the Arlington was given a make-over on the weekend! Fine Art students from the Arts University Bournemouth created ‘Putting Edge’, an exciting project which saw artist-designed mini golf in Bournemouth for the first time. Students had the opportunity to create and exhibit…Read More
  • Enid Blyton Trail Enid Blyton Trail
    Visit Dorset have included a great leaflet of the Enid Blyton Trail to show you the Dorset that inspired Enid Blyton. See more of this beautiful part of Dorset, discover some of the fascinating stories and sights that inspired Enid Blyton, one of the most successful British authors of the…Read More
  • Best Ice-cream in Bournemouth
    It is difficult to think of a trip to the beach without thinking of ice-cream, so we were wondering what is the best ice-cream in Bournemouth?   There are ice cream kiosks dotted along Bournemouth’s 7-mile beach, and they sell a range of local brands including New Forest,  and Purbeck…Read More
    TANKFEST 2017 at the Tank Museum in Bovington on 24-25 June 2017 Billed as “The biggest display of historic moving armour in the world!” Tankfest is is the world's biggest and best live display of historic armour, living history, and much more. Tankfest attracts tank enthusiasts from across the world…Read More