Happy Christmas, from the Queen
December 3, 2019

Happy Christmas, from the Queen


Christmas cards sent by the Queen and Prince Philip to a pair of loyal married staff over 25 years have emerged for sale at auction at Rowley’s in Ely, Cambs.

Brave Torri’s Disney treat
December 2, 2019

Brave Torri’s Disney treat


A little girl undergoing treatment for leukaemia has been treated to a family trip to Disneyland Paris thanks to Round Table Children’s Wish. Nine-year-old Torri Stranger, who lives in Gillingham, was diagnosed in April 2018 but now is well on her way to recovery with just nine months to go until the end of her treatment. She was able to … Read More

Hände hoch if you know more about this gun
November 29, 2019

Hände hoch if you know more about this gun


The Tank Museum is appealing for information about a WWI German-issued Luger pistol that was handed in at a police firearms amnesty in Wiltshire.

Raising the game: how business drives youth sport participation
November 29, 2019

Raising the game: how business drives youth sport participation


We’re celebrating our third season partnering with AFC Business, the commercial arm of our local Premier League club AFC Bournemouth. To mark the renewal of our partnership, we’ve been writing about the relationship between business and sport. Gemma Thorne and Abbie Bradford, work placement students from Bournemouth University, have been researching the subject and sharing their insights on our blog. … Read More

Media coverage a sure bet
November 26, 2019

Media coverage a sure bet


A story by Deep South Media on behalf of its client Ellis Jones Solicitors launched an issue into the public conscience – problem gambling. The law firm claimed back 89 per cent of a problem gambler’s losses – more than £100,000 – from a national operator.

Mason meets his Chelsea heroes
November 25, 2019

Mason meets his Chelsea heroes


A day with his Chelsea football heroes lit up the life of a young Duchenne muscular dystrophy sufferer from Maidstone. Mason Towner, who is 11 and lives in Park Wood, was granted a wish by the Round Table Children’s Wish charity, which helps children with life-threatening illnesses. Mason’s mum Rachel Stone said: “We kept the whole thing a surprise. Mason … Read More

Business and army – pulling together
November 25, 2019

Business and army – pulling together


An army tug of war team has been pulling up trees after securing sponsorship from a leading cyber security company. C3IA Solutions was roped in to help fund the 11th (Royal School of Signals) Signal Regiment earlier this year.

Can sport survive without sponsorship?
November 22, 2019

Can sport survive without sponsorship?


  To celebrate our third season partnering with AFC Business, the commercial arm of Premier League club AFC Bournemouth, we invited two of our team members to write about the relationship between business and sport. It has been really interesting gaining the insight of Gemma Thorne and Abbie Bradford, work placement students from Bournemouth University. In the first of three … Read More

Flying by the seat of his pants
November 21, 2019

Flying by the seat of his pants


A relic from one of the most daring and astonishing acts of heroism in the skies during World War One has emerged for sale. A watch being sold at Rowley’s auctions belonged to a famed flyer who was killed in in-flight and whose gunner climbed over the plane to sit on his lap and fly to safety.

Joining forces for a greener future
November 21, 2019

Joining forces for a greener future


Going green – more than 80 delegates attended the first conference of its kind at Bournemouth University