Vive la France!

Now in its 31st year, Allenbourn Middle School pupils recently took part in the school’s annual French Exchange trip to Normandy. During a packed week, the 24 pupils, plus teachers Jane Smith and Christine Russell, spent time in a French school, visited Le Mont St Michel (pictured), and spent time at a goat farm and…

An Evening with Julie Andrews

Iconic star of stage and screen, Dame Julie Andrews, will be returning to the UK in May and June for a tour of speaking engagements, where lucky fans will enjoy a special evening with the much loved legend from the world of entertainment. “An Evening with Julie Andrews,” will be hosted by multi-platinum selling singer and popular…

Belles of Pamphill

Last week Colehill Evening WI Walking Group enjoyed a walk through the wonderful bluebells at Pamphill. The weather was sunny after all the rain, but it was certainly very wet and slippery underfoot. Wellies at the ready and with much laughter they squidged through the woods with only one slip up which resulted in muddy…

Man demands money at One Stop

Bournemouth police officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following an attempted robbery on Friday 2 May at 9.20pm in Pokesdown, Bournemouth.  A man entered One Stop on Seabourne Road and waited at the counter. A female member of staff approached the man and he demanded that she opened the…