Sunday, January 23, 2022

Tag: Poole

Food and drink venues to bring new lease of life to Bournemouth seafront

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Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council has approved two licences for pop-up beach bars at Tofts Zig-Zag and East Cliff on the town’s seafront, with a further three locations up for consideration

Bournemouth assesses the damage: Lockdown is costing livelihoods

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A report from Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council has calculated the cost of a six month lockdown to the area would be £507m and 9,000 jobs, revealing the extent of damage caused to seaside resorts, businesses and livelihoods across the UK.

Cole brings fairground amusements back to Poole

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William Cole & Son Amusements have returned to Poole after almost 20 years away from a site at the town’s Branksome Recreation Ground. Just over a decade ago the local council put a ban on fairground operators coming to the area,and the reversal of that decision by officers surprised some councillors last week. “It took a lot of meetings and work...

Poole’s local events bring better fortune for operator

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Following a lively start to the season for Poole Quay, Neil Holland of Quay Amusements explained how family-orientated events are helping his business.   Quay Amusements’ operations manager Neil Holland has reported increased footfall in his arcade thanks to Poole’s local festivals and events this season. The most recent, Harry Paye Day, saw scores of people parade around the town on 17...