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Very inspiring: Travel boss tells personal story as business academy makes face-to-face return

An inspirational learning session by Steve Witt, Founder of Not Just Travel, marked the return to a face-to-face format of Inspire’s... READ MORE »

What a difference! Kirsti and Tony say “we feel like new” after undergoing £14,000 makeover

Kirsti Davies has to almost pinch herself. Just six weeks separate the pictures, above, and left. But her new beaming smile... READ MORE »

Biz News round-up featuring Mad River, Dorset Mind, Yunex Traffic and Care UK’s The Potteries

Mad River go on safari to mark 20th anniversary An award-winning design agency celebrated its 20th anniversary by going on safari.... READ MORE »

Big Sleep Easy hits £10,000 mark as businesses abandon their beds to highlight homelessness

More than £10,000 has been raised so far after businesses and organisations in the BCP area took part in this year’s... READ MORE »

The latest news update from your local charity hospice including how you can get involved…

In this month’s update we meet staff member Jules Jenkinson, Complementary Therapy Lead, and Volunteer Driver Harry Masters.... READ MORE »

Restaurateur calls for a permanent 12.5% VAT rate for hospitality and creation of tourism tax

Top Dorset restaurateur Andy Lennox is leading a campaign to extend the current 12.5 per cent VAT rate for the hospitality... READ MORE »

Welcome Chezzie! New director “thrilled” after landing top job at the Museum of East Dorset

A new Director has been appointed at the Museum of East Dorset in Wimborne. Chezzie Hollow will play a significant role in shaping... READ MORE »

“Pivotal moment” as construction commences of new £16m battery storage facility in Dorset

Work has started on constructing a £16m new-build battery storage facility at Motcombe near Shaftesbury. Global clean energy... READ MORE »

BU nursing students Grace, Abbie and Tallulah are first to receive end-of-life care scholarships

Three adult nursing students at Bournemouth University have been selected for the newly launched Lewis-Manning Hospice Care... READ MORE »

One cool place as former Royal Marine Theo sets up tour business in the heart of Lapland

It has to be one of the coolest places on the planet – in every sense of the word. Rovaniemi, the capital of Finnish... READ MORE »