Yellow Cherries hit the back of the net

While the football season is now over Cherries’ Community Sport’s Trust will continue to drive safety lessons into schools with the help of Yellow Buses. AFC Bournemouth’s partnership with the town’s brightest bus company has seen hundreds of local children benefit from the ‘Soccer Safety School’ over the last two seasons. And it is continuing through the summer term and … Read More

Stand up for Maidstone

International steel construction company REIDsteel has completed a new stand for Vanarama National League football club Maidstone United

Campaign to support roly-poly goalie

A pal of Wayne Shaw who lost his job at Sutton United for eating a pie has urged footy fans to get behind the roly-poly goalie. Comedian Scott Charlton is encouraging supporters to chomp on a pie during this weekend’s fixtures on 83 minutes – exactly when Shaw bit into his. The corpulent reserve stopper was on the bench during … Read More

A knock-out business idea

For a group of Bournemouth students it was the match of their lives when they stepped into the spotlight at Arsenal’s Emirates stadium. The group from Avonbourne College had joined forces with AFC Bournemouth to pit their business skills against other schools and top Premier League clubs. They were competing in the regional finals of the Premier League Enterprise Challenge, … Read More

AFC Bournemouth star brings safety to schools

Children at King’s Park Academy got a kick out of one special lesson when Cherries’ soccer star Dan Gosling came to visit on a Yellow Bus. He is player ambassador for the Cherries Community Sport Trust’s ‘Soccer Safety School’ that is driving safety lessons into classrooms. Yellow Buses is a sponsor and helping the club visit schools in the community … Read More

Who are ya – will the real Wayne Rooney please stand up?

Here we go (again)… England’s footballers have become the toast of the nation for all of the wrong reasons. The FA are reported to be ‘furious’ after 10 of the national team’s squad went out on a 4.30am ‘bender’ after their 3-0 win over Scotland. Skipper Wayne ‘Wazza’ Rooney quite sensibly decided to stay at the team hotel but was … Read More

Yellow Cherries driving home safety

AFC Bournemouth and Yellow Buses are hitting the road again and driving safety lessons into local schools. Cherries Community Sport’s Trust is running the ‘Soccer Safety School’ that has reached more than 20 schools and hundreds of youngsters since its launch in January. The initiative uses football to teach youngsters how to stay safe while playing, and it is looking … Read More

Peeks play a blinder

Peeks the party supply company has seen a huge sales spike for its Euro 2016 goods, as three home nations and Ireland vie for glory in France. Flags, bunting, hats, wigs and all the other Euro-themed products have been flying off the shelves. Pub and hotel groups have been buying in bulk and individuals and businesses are also preparing for … Read More