​Arts & Culture

Gallery: What a festival! Record-breaking year as 30,000 people flock to Camp Bestival 2022

Smiles, glitter and plenty of dancing – it was all there at this year’s Camp Bestival held on the Lulworth Estate.... READ MORE »

Jason Ward’s brilliant monthly round-up with forthcoming events, reviews and interviews

Arts and Culture Matters is throwing open the doors and celebrating our English summer with some truly wonderful events,... READ MORE »

Lighthouse to receive a refresh ready for the new season after “transformative experience”

Lighthouse Poole is undergoing a refresh after a bumper nine months described as a “transformative experience”.... READ MORE »

Dorset is coming to life creatively says Jason Ward in his monthly arts and culture column

Our area is really coming to life creatively this month, writes Jason Ward. Creativity is showing up in unusual spaces; PDSW... READ MORE »

Jason Ward’s essential monthly round-up with forthcoming events, reviews and interviews

This month is a very special column featuring Hannah Chisholm, outgoing Artistic Director/CEO of Pavilion Dance South West... READ MORE »

Biz Bites featuring Working Live!, Agincare, Habitat First Group and The Tank Museum

Final pilot episode of Working Live! is broadcast The final pilot episode of Working Live! – the groundbreaking business... READ MORE »

Biz Gallery: Retro Rita serenades guests as this year’s Poole Goes Vintage is launched in style

The 2022 Poole Goes Vintage was launched in style at Poole Quay Hotel, one of this year’s sponsors. Guests included... READ MORE »

Chris makes tracks for a new concept at The Tank Museum after a rollercoaster two years

To say Chris Jenkins has had a rollercoaster two years is something of an understatement. As the boss of a live entertainment... READ MORE »

Poole set to go vintage while popular Shake & Stir prepares for a return visit to Southbourne

Prepare to don your glad rags with the return of Southbourne’s popular Shake & Stir Festival and also Poole Goes... READ MORE »

Jason Ward’s round-up of the area’s best new music artists, theatre writers & creative events

We have packed a lot of creativity into this month’s column with some of the area’s best new music artists, theatre writers... READ MORE »