Seized goods worth around £2,000 plus a cheque for £500 have been gifted by Border Force to Lewis-Manning Hospice Care in Dorset.Details
Lewis-Manning Hospice Care is appealing for urgent donations following a recent break-in at its new premises at Longfleet Road, Poole.
Clare Gallie, chief executive at the charity, said, “Materials, old cabling and wires were all stolen from the hospice’s new premises. Construction work is underway with local suppliers who are getting the new premises ready, so we can move into Longfleet House in a few months.
After a holiday weekend that registered the UK’s hottest Easter Monday on record, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors.Details
John Newcombe has been showing films since 1952 – and at 82 years young he’s still going strong, working regular shifts at Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts. Could he be Britain’s oldest working cinema projectionist?Details