Bournemouth Christmas Lights Procession

Bournemouth aglow for Christmas

Bournemouth was transformed into an enchanting Christmas spectacle on Friday (28 November), with a procession into the Lower Gardens and a dazzling firework display marking the eagerly awaited launch of the Gardens of Light. Together with Santa and the stars of Bournemouth Pavilion’s panto, Peter Pan, hundreds of families and children were pleasantly surprised by…

CashUnity Christmas Draw

Come and join the fun on Saturday 6 December from 12.30pm. Father Christmas will draw the £1000 winner. There will also be ten £50 vouchers to be spent with CashUnity participating traders taking the overall prize fund to £1500. mags4dorset will be giving away mince pies and bubbly and some of the CashUnity participating traders…

Deer Santa Claus!

This year’s Christchurch Christmas Festival takes place tomorrow evening (29 November). The parade, which includes Father Christmas and his reindeer will leave Reid Street at 4pm arriving in the town centre at 4.30pm. Santa will take his reindeer to the Priory Church and accept children’s Christmas wish letters before setting off to help switch on…

Lights switch on in Wimborne

Competition winners from Wimborne’s first schools will be turning on the town’s Christmas lights along with the Mayor and the Chairman of Wimborne Minster and District Chamber of Trade on Saturday 29 November at 4.45pm. There will be entertainment on stage in The Square from 11am provided by local musicians, choirs and dancers. Carols will…

Electrical charger warning

Dorset County Council’s trading standards service is warning residents about the safe use of electrical chargers following a dangerous incident at a house in Weymouth.
A consumer had bought the charger for his mobile phone last summer at Bowleaze market. Last week he put his phone on charge and after one minute smoke came out of the charger, and then flames as it exploded, firing the back of the plug across the room and leaving scorch marks on the wall socket.