New recruiter on board at TeamJobs
October 18, 2017

New recruiter on board at TeamJobs


Fadi Jawish has joined award-winning recruitment specialist TeamJobs. The newest recruitment specialist in the company’s busy Commercial & IT division, Fadi comes to TeamJobs having run the commercial desk for one of TeamJobs’ competitors. He said: “I’ve literally hit the ground running at TeamJobs and that’s the way I like it. “I’m passionate about recruitment and I know this is going to … Read More

Stately school trip
October 18, 2017

Stately school trip


Children from six east Dorset schools were brought together for a special trip to Kingston Lacy designed to enrich their learning. The trip was organised by the Heath Academy Trust so pupils from its schools – Sixpenny Handley First, St Ives Primary, Oakhurst First and St Mary’s First in West Moors, Three Legged Cross First and St James First in … Read More

Marsham Court Hotel looks to add to its ‘silverware’
October 18, 2017

Marsham Court Hotel looks to add to its ‘silverware’


The Marsham Court Hotel has booked itself into the finals of both the Dorset Tourism Awards and the Dorset Business Awards (DBAs). One of the last family-run hotels in Bournemouth, the Marsham Court is a contender for the title of Large Hotel of the Year at the Dorset Tourism Awards 2017 and for both the Family Business and Business Leader … Read More

Church visit was quite the experience
October 18, 2017

Church visit was quite the experience


Children from an east Dorset school were given a special insight into the history and modern day activities of a local church. The Year 3 pupils from Colehill First School, part of Wimborne Academy Trust, were invited by St Michael and All Angels Church to ‘Experience Church.’ And the experience took the youngsters on an interactive journey around the church … Read More

PKF Francis Clark helps organise China trade mission
October 17, 2017

PKF Francis Clark helps organise China trade mission


A South West accountancy firm is continuing to build international links after helping to organise a successful trade mission to China. Two partners from PKF Francis Clark, which has eight offices across the South and South West, gave presentations on doing business in the UK to an audience of 140 Chinese businesses. Andrew Killick, Head of Corporate Finance, and Martin … Read More

Hi-tech Village Hotel Club opens in Portsmouth
October 17, 2017

Hi-tech Village Hotel Club opens in Portsmouth


Village Hotel Club Portsmouth is set to welcome its first guests on Monday 6th November following a significant investment of £21 million. Guests can enjoy 153 stylish rooms, smart technology, comfy beds and a state-of-the-art gym facility all under one roof. Club bedrooms are fitted with a virtual concierge, the Amazon Echo Dot. With the Echo, Portsmouth will be the … Read More

Parley Golf Centre has a shot in the dark
October 16, 2017

Parley Golf Centre has a shot in the dark


Parley Golf Centre is inviting golfers to have a shot in the dark by playing in a tournament at night on the new course. The ‘glow golf’ includes fairway lights, illuminated balls and glowing greens – and takes place on Friday November 3. Six of the course’s holes will be in play for the event that promises to be a … Read More

Purple HR goes platinum with DCCI
October 13, 2017

Purple HR goes platinum with DCCI


A Bournemouth human resources firm has added a splash of colour to Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Purple HR has become the 29th DCCI member to step up its support of the chamber by becoming a Platinum Business Partner. The scheme is for firms that want to develop their own businesses and play a greater role in helping DCCI … Read More

Reception solution top of the class
October 13, 2017

Reception solution top of the class


A Hampshire school which has installed a modern electronic reception system is urging other educational establishments to follow suit.

Steel firm scoops top honour
October 13, 2017

Steel firm scoops top honour


Dorset steel firm SMD, which is shaping Britain’s skyline, has scooped a prestigious national award.

Be safe be cyber sea
October 12, 2017

Be safe be cyber sea


High net worth individuals are increasingly calling on a Dorset business to sweep for bugs in their mansions and superyachts. C3IA Solutions, the cyber-security company, has seen a spike in demand for its counter-surveillance expertise.