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Blindfolded runners raise money for Dorset Blind

Blindfolded runners raise money for Dorset Blind

Dorset Blind Association’s annual run returned to Bournemouth this week. Students from the University raced between the piers of Bournemouth and Boscombe to help raise money for charity. Instead of your normal everyday race, it came with a slight twist.…
BU Fashion Presents: A Gossip Girl Inspired Soirée

BU Fashion Presents: A Gossip Girl Inspired Soirée

BU Fashion Network brings you a Gossip Girl inspired fashion show. Bournemouth University Fashion Network bring you their second annual, Gossip Girl inspired, charity fashion show which will directly benefit Julia’s House. Julia’s House is the only children’s hospice charity…
All UK dogs must be microchipped as of April

All UK dogs must be microchipped as of April

According to the national Government, all dogs in the UK must be microchipped from 6 April 2016. The owner who fails to do so will face a £500 charge. The reason behind this law is to reduce troubles for the…
John Lewis launch 2015 Christmas advert

John Lewis launch 2015 Christmas advert

Time to grab your tissues, with just seven weeks to go till Christmas the John Lewis advert has landed. The hyped up John Lewis Christmas adverts have become something of a British tradition marking the beginning of the festive season…
RJ Mitte in UK to raise disability awareness

RJ Mitte in UK to raise disability awareness

Breaking Bad star RJ Mitte is working with Scope to raise awareness of the stigmas surrounding disability. As a role model for disability in the film industry Mitte is using his status to educate people on disability stigmas alongside UK…
What’s on in Boscombe

What’s on in Boscombe

For those students who fancy exploring a bit more of what Bournemouth has to offer, check out the suburb of Boscombe. You may have gone there for Treatment at the O2 Academy, but Boscombe offers an array of events, shops,…
Do you want to get LOST?

Do you want to get LOST?

Have you always wanted to go on a hitchhike through the UK but never had the opportunity or the guts to do it? Then Bournemouth RAG’s LOST is for you! You might have heard of Leggit, but this year RAG…
Concern for local Rough Sleepers this Winter

Concern for local Rough Sleepers this Winter

With temperatures dropping as low as 1° this week there has been a rise in concern for those sleeping rough in Bournemouth and Poole this winter. Poole Council Chiefs have stated their concern over the seven known rough sleepers in…