Grading mons success

Well done to eight members from the Mini Ju-Jitsu at Ferndown Jitsu Club who gained promotion with grading mons for their belts, also there is one more new red belt. The Student of the Week Trophy that was presented by the Deputy Mayor of Ferndown Cllr Steve Lugg at the club on Wednesday evening. Chairman Sensei…

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers performance at the Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Breath-taking from start to finish Review by Liz Turner The breath-taking new production of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers at Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre this week is energetic, colourful and vibrant. The young cast give a masterclass in musical theatre – singing, dancing, somersaults, acrobatics – nothing seems too much of a challenge for them. This…

Verwood Rotary skittles champs

When not raising money for good causes internationally and locally, Verwood Rotary club members are out enjoying themselves and competing in such activities as darts and skittles. Sometimes they even win the match. Pictured is the triumphant Verwood team after beating Bournemouth Rotary Club. Team captain David Renouf (in the middle without the Rotary shirt)…

Sports car fanatics deliver cheque to local hospice

Members of the Wessex Area’s ‘Mazda MX-5 Owners Club’ pulled up at Lewis-Manning Hospice in their sports cars to present them with a cheque for £250.
The generous donation was raised at a fundraising event, organised by Jean and Ian Tulloch, that was held at Magna Mazda last September and the group handed over the cheque to Sara Johnson, Community Fundraiser for Lewis-Manning, who said, “We are once again delighted to be supported by the club and it was wonderful to have so many visit the hospice and take the opportunity to look around our amazing facility.”