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Bournemouth Beach tops TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards Best Beaches 2019

WOOOO! THANK YOU ALL! Bournemouth Beach tops the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2019 for Best Beaches AGAIN! Voted #1 in the UK, #6 in Europe & #20 Worldwide!!🌍#LoveBournemouth🏆🌊☀️🤩 www.bournemouth.co.uk

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    Looking for the perfect place to stay? Bournemouth has a huge variety of hotels, B&B's and self-catering options. Find somewhere to stay in Bournemouth that's perfect for you.
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    We have more than 500 events every year! Whether you’re staying overnight or visiting for the day, find out more about what's going on in and around Bournemouth.

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Presenting the “…Buuuuuuut I’m Bored!” Bournemouth Challenge

Presenting the “…Buuuuuuut I’m Bored!” Bournemouth Challenge

Presenting the “…Buuuuuuut I’m Bored!” Bournemouth Challenge

Make a note or print out and cut up these useful beach-inspired activities and put in a jar/ tin/ bucket. The next time someone shouts ‘I’m bored’ they can pick one out and get some inspiration! Share your pics with us on social media  @ #lovebournemouth #lovepoole

Two ladies enjoying a relaxing afternoon at the Christchurch Harbour Hotel near Bournemouth celebrating Mother's Day.

Mother's Day 2020

Mother's Day 2020: the best places to visit in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

Happy Pancake Day

Happy Pancake Day

Read on for a delicious pancake recipe from expert pancake maker (and chef) Quentin from Urban Beach.

A dripping ice cream painted on to the wall of the iconic Bournemouth Pier as a part of the BCP selfie wall trail

The Top 15 Ways to Spend Half Term on a Budget

Fifteen half-term activities on a budget. Keep the youngsters entertained for less than a fiver with these fun-packed thrills.

The Prom Café at Pier Approach in Bournemouth is the ideal place to start - get your Whippy softie ice-cream at a discount: see here for details.

A misty view out over an area of the New Forest outside of Bournemouth

World Wetlands Day

Get out into the Ramsar sites that surround Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and discover a very special aspect of the local area!