The best Bournemouth tourism traders were awarded for their efforts in the 2011 Bournemouth Tourism Awards.

Tins of chocolates, mince pies and any excuse for a mulled wine or two, are inevitable signs of a fast-approaching Christmas. Come the New Year, gym memberships will spike and our guilt will go into overtime at all the eating we did do and all the exercise we didn’t.

Borough of Poole is calling for residents’ views on how beach huts are rented out.

On 17th December, finalists Robin Clark and Luke Trimmings will battle it out in the grand final of Secret Wars, the international art tour that’s been taking the south coast by storm.

Poole Lighthouse has launched a new creative project inspired by the Twin Sails Bridge in Poole, due to open in March next year.

In just six years, Andy Hilton, 28, has worked his way up the culinary ladder to find himself as the newly appointed head chef at the Green Room Restaurant, at Bournemouth€™s award-winning . Andy talks about his new life at Bournemouth’s greenest hotel, and his ambition to score the place a Michelin Star.

For more than five years, The Funky Little Choir have been making quite a name for themselves as a modern interpretation of the traditional choral choir.

The Green House Hotel has been awarded the highest gold level by a leading green business scheme.