BH Live are a leisure and cultural trust which thrives on creating opportunities, inspiring people and enriching lives by getting people excited about leisure activities, the arts, entertainment, culture and events.
The Coastal BID (Business Improvement Districts) work on simple principles. Businesses decide what projects they wish to undertake to improve the area and their profitability. Every eligible organisation contributes a small percentage of their business rateable value (usually around 1% or 2%). From these many contributions a significant fund is built up which has the power to make a real difference.
Bournemouth Tourism provide Bournemouth with the best possible leisure, libraries, cultural and tourism services, generating economic, environmental and social benefits for residents, visitors and local business. This is achieved through a range of measures including partnerships with the private and voluntary sectors.
Bournemouth University is at the heart of the largest non-industrial conurbation in Europe. It is in a wonderful location sandwiched between the UK’s newest National Park, best beaches and largest natural harbour. It is home to a major financial services sector (JP Morgan Chase, Nationwide Building Society and Liverpool Victoria among others) as well as having the largest concentration of language schools outside London and many national headquarters including the Royal National Lifeboat Institution and Sunseeker International.
sportBU at Bournemouth University cater for all the sports, activities and fitness classes that you would expect to find at a university. They are open to students, staff members and the community all year round on a ‘pay and play’ membership basis.
Getting About provide accessible transport information for Bournemouth, Poole and the surrounding area. From driving to cycling, public transport to disabled access, gettingabout.co.uk provides you with all of the transport information you require.
National Geographic Kids Magazine is a general interest, non-fiction magazine for boys and girls aged 6 to 13. Its mission – to entertain kids while education and exciting them about their world – is achieved through superlative photography, dynamic graphics and compelling storytelling. NG Kids’ approach to teaching delivers interactive, bite-sized information that gets kids discovering and exploring the world around them. Covering a broad range of popular topics, including natural history, science, travel, adventure, history, archaeology and more. Its everything an inquisitive young mind needs!
The RSPB are Europe’s largest wildlife conservation charity with more than a million members and nearly 20,000 volunteers. Alongside over 200 nature reserves in the UK, the RSPB are restoring rainforests in Africa and Asia, saving albatrosses in the southern oceans and planning to restore vast swathes of the UK’s countryside to its former glory.Their vision is a world rich in wildlife — there for everyone to enjoy.
Launched in 1998, Wave 105 broadcasts to the Central South of England, including Southampton, Portsmouth, Bournemouth, Winchester and Newport and is the number one commercial radio station for the area.