Tea service sale brewing

A silver tea service presented by Stoke City FC to their player Stanley Matthews that marked his record 44th cap for England is being sold on the antique portal 2Covet. Nicknamed ‘the wizard of the dribble’, Matthews made his record international appearance in the 2-0 win against Belgium in January 1946. He was presented with the service shortly before he … Read More

C3IA hit the right spot with Dexters

A youth football team has thanked its sponsors after the funding led to an entire new league being created. Cyber-security company C3IA Solutions backed Dexter Sports’ Under 11 Lions, who are based at Canford Heath in Poole. The support helped them train indoors through the winter reach the county cup final which had to be abandoned due to Covid-19 and the lockdown. However, on the back of the investment coach Greg Partridge was able to launch an indoor futsal league – the only FA Youth affiliated futsal league in the county.

Italian job for business community

The first event to be hosted by AFC Business in conjunction with a match staged by AFC Bournemouth has taken place at the club’s Vitality Stadium. Almost 70 business people attended the AFC Business Al Fresco Evening before the Premier League club’s penultimate pre-season friendly against Italian Serie A giants Lazio. They enjoyed the chance for networking in style in … Read More

Lionesses help Peeks roar

Despite being knocked out at the semi-final stage of the World Cup, England’s women’s footballers have boosted sales at a leading party supply company. Peeks said that there was a dramatic sales spike in red and white products during the tournament

Yellows and Cherries put safety first

Children at Avonwood Primary School got a kick out of one special lesson when AFC Bournemouth midfielder Dan Gosling came to visit on a Yellow Coach, which is part of Yellow Buses.

Star Dion heads for Cherries’ sporting dinner

Former England footballer turned TV presenter Dion Dublin will be the guest speaker at AFC Bournemouth’s next Sporting Dinner. He will be joined at the club’s Vitality Stadium on Thursday March 21 by England rugby union star Danielle ‘Nolli’ Waterman. The evening, sponsored by Frettens Solicitors, will be hosted by stand-up comedian Dominic Holland and tickets for the event are … Read More

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