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Live Covid-19 updates from BCP Council

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The public's questions will be answered by a panel of experts from the council, Public Health and the Police in a live covid-19 Q&A session on Thursday 29 October at 5pm.
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5 days ago

Dorset's care sector is fully prepared for winter to prevent spread of coronavirus

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The local care sector is working with councils and the NHS to help them to continue to keep both residents and staff safe during the ongoing pandemic.
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7 days ago

Undercliff Drive car park to re-open to the public

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The popular Undercliff Drive car park is re-opening on Saturday 24 October following months of closure due to social distancing concerns along the promenade.
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8 days ago

Campaign aims to inspire residents to support local businesses

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Rediscover your local high street safely and boost local businesses. That's the appeal being made to the residents of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole in the latest drive to support the local economy through the covid-19 pandemic.
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8 days ago

More Covid-19 testing locations for Dorset residents

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The first of what is hoped will be a number of new testing facilities across Dorset is opening in Bournemouth, to help keep Dorset residents safe and provide better access to testing for local communities that find it hard to reach the Creekmoor site.
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10 days ago

Act now to avoid more restrictions

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People in Dorset are being urged to act now to reduce the likelihood of a future major spike in cases and the need for more local restrictions.
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2 weeks ago

Together We Can welfare checks get underway to support local residents

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Local residents who have been notified to self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace will receive a welfare call from BCP Council's Together We Can (TWC) team with offer of support and advice.
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3 weeks ago

Bournemouth party host fined under COVID-19 legislation

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A man who hosted an illegal party in his Bournemouth home has been fined £200 for breaching the country's COVID-19 rule of six regulations.
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3 weeks ago

Dorset Police officers have fined five people after an illegal party in Bournemouth

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The occupants of the address in Cardigan Road have each been fined £200 after flouting the Government's rule of six and holding a party on the evening of Tuesday 29 September 2020 attended by around 100 people
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3 weeks ago

Minister visits Bournemouth to hear how libraries have adapted during the pandemic

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Maintaining library services online throughout lockdown and the redeployment of library staff to support the Council's Together We Can community response are just some of the achievements highlighted during a visit by the Minister for Digital and Culture, Caroline Dineage MP to Bournemouth Library today (Monday 28 September).
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4 weeks ago

Do your bit to prevent the spread of COVID

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Public services in Dorset are urging all residents, businesses and students to 'do your bit' and stay alert to prevent the spread of COVID-19
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6 weeks ago

New campaign to raise awareness of mental health support in Dorset

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On World Suicide Prevention Day (10 September), public and voluntary sector partners are reminding residents of where they can go to get support with their mental health and money worries
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7 weeks ago

Highcliffe Castle to reopen to visitors with safety measures in place

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Visitors to historic Highcliffe Castle can once again explore the inside of this magnificent building when the Castle reopens on Sunday 20 September.
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7 weeks ago

Some Emergency Active Travel schemes to be deferred

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Plans to introduce safer cycling and friendly walking links across the BCP area have been reviewed and a number deferred following feedback from local people.
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7 weeks ago

BCP Council encourages 'the new you' to walk, cycle or scoot to school

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With more people enjoying an active lifestyle during lockdown and half of all school runs being two miles or less, BCP Council is encouraging everyone to consider walking, cycling or scooting back to school.
Release Date
8 weeks ago
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