Peek-a-boo!
October 19, 2018

Peek-a-boo!


One of the country’s largest party supply companies is anticipating the biggest sale of Halloween products yet. Peeks of Christchurch in Dorset said that the boom has been driven by an increase in adults celebrating the day.

Wave of remembrance
October 18, 2018

Wave of remembrance


Wimborne school children are helping to make a wave of remembrance to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice. The children from Allenbourn Middle School have taken part in a special arts workshop, which saw them create 112 poppies from recycled materials. Those poppies will be added to others that are being made throughout the community to create one giant poppy … Read More

Pitch perfect for Dorchester Town FC
October 18, 2018

Pitch perfect for Dorchester Town FC


New housing is not just vital to provide more homes – especially for young, working local people – it is also brings major benefits for the community, according to councillors. They say that common misconceptions about infrastructure continue to persist in some quarters when, in fact, health, education, roads, the environment and transport links are placed squarely at the centre … Read More

Apprentices map out future with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK
October 17, 2018

Apprentices map out future with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK


A new intake of early careers professionals put the foundations in place for their future careers with a teambuilding day at cutting-edge south Dorset firm ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK (AEUK). The 17-strong group tackled a series of challenges as part of their induction with the world-leading defence business on the Dorset Innovation Park at Winfrith. AEUK welcomed the new employees – … Read More

Seminar discusses post-Brexit economy
October 17, 2018

Seminar discusses post-Brexit economy


Investment expert Justin Urquhart Stewart has painted a somewhat encouraging picture of Britain’s post-Brexit economy. But he also warned a Poole seminar audience – organised by Blue Sky Financial Planning – that the market desperately needed a decision as to what will happen.

Cutting-edge graduates join Barnbrook Systems
October 16, 2018

Cutting-edge graduates join Barnbrook Systems


A Hampshire manufacturing firm is driving innovation with newly appointed Portsmouth University electronic engineering graduates. Award-winning Barnbrook Systems recruited Joe Stokes and Kevin Jimenez after attending MP Suella Braverman’s Apprenticeships and Jobs Fair in March. The Fareham firm, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, has launched a new Innovation Forum to harness the energy and fresh thinking of … Read More

Wild Berry’s Seal of approval
October 15, 2018

Wild Berry’s Seal of approval


Fast-growing London recruitment agency Wild Berry Associates has appointed Genevieve Seal as its new operations manager.

TJ Transport drives to Silver status
October 12, 2018

TJ Transport drives to Silver status


For the second time within a year, bulk haulage specialist TJ Transport has been recognised nationally for helping make our roads safer.

New signings for Portsmouth Technopole
October 12, 2018

New signings for Portsmouth Technopole


Four companies have moved into a thriving hub in Portsmouth for small to medium-sized businesses. They are the latest signings for Portsmouth Technopole.

Yellow Buses’ beach bash shortlisted for top UK award
October 12, 2018

Yellow Buses’ beach bash shortlisted for top UK award


A summer beach bash organised by Yellow Buses has been shortlisted for a top national award. Hoardes of beach-goers enjoyed the free community event called Buster’s Boscombe Big Beach Bash in June. Attractions included face painting, sand castle building, giant jenga and circus demonstrations while Yellow Buses’ mascot Buster Bear helped entertain the children. Now the beach party has been … Read More