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Our priority is to deliver the most essential services to those most in need and to keep vulnerable residents as safe as possible
Climate and Ecological Emergency
Our latest news and information since declaring a climate emergency. Find out how you can help and share your ideas
Supporting Active Travel and Safe Social Distancing
We're introducing trial measures as part of a wider effort to support the safe reopening of the local economy and encourage walking and cycling. We welcome your feedback on the schemes.
A smart place is an initiative to improve lives throughout our community. Find out how we are addressing the biggest challenges in our society by developing technological solutions
A new scheme has been launched that will enable us to secure funding for improving our communities
Our initiative to develop an eco-friendly and active transport network to promote a complete change in the way people travel
Cleaner, Greener, Safer
Find out about our Cleaner, Greener, Safer campaign that focuses on the real issues that matter to you, helping to bring back a sense of pride in our place.
Tree Planting Programme
Our tree planting programme is branching out! Find out where we plant trees and why they are so important to our ecosystem
Townside and Hunger Hill Improvements Scheme
Latest news and information about the multi-million Townside and Hunger Hill improvements scheme
Brexit information in the lead up to and following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU
A range of projects have been introduced to make use of £11 million worth of national funding and support that we’ve been awarded to help us to improve and maintain our local green spaces
A responsible, fair and sustainable budget. Councillors have set the first BCP Council budget and Medium-Term Financial Plan since the formation of BCP Council
BCP Challenge Fund Bid
The fund enables local highway authorities in England to bid for major maintenance projects that are otherwise difficult to fund.
Find out about the goats we have on the East Cliff
Festival Coast Live!
You could be part of this year’s ‘Festival Coast Live!’ activity and events programme in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch across the spring, summer, autumn and beyond
Children's social care jobs
By working for us you can play a part in delivering an outstanding service that improves the lives of the children in our community.
Commemorative dates in 2021
We are appealing to landlords and second-home property owners who can offer a home to Afghan refugees arriving in the UK.