Night PorterDurley Dean HotelBournemouth
Ensuring all guest wake up calls are delivered as requested. Meeting all guest requests/queries/calls in a positive, efficient and friendly manner. more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 09:31:45 GMT

GardenerWarrens Gardens LimitedBournemouth
Warren's Gardens Limited require a skilled qualified gardener to join one of our busy teams. Previous experience driving a large gardening van on a maintenance… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 07:30:02 GMT

Refuse LoaderSouth West RecruitmentBournemouth
We are recruiting for a permanent refuse loader for the local council. Immediate start for the right applicant following an induction. more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:46:21 GMT

ManagerThe Bear CrossBournemouth
With a split 70:30 on food and wet sales, the successful candidate must have a keen interest in people development, speed of service and customer satisfaction. more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 12:00:16 GMT

Bug KillerRichmond GroupBournemouth
Today our assets are over £1bn, we’ve served over half a million customers, won awards for our growth and product, and have been listed as a Sunday Times best… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 14:09:08 GMT

Help WantedWinton PharmacyBournemouth
Now hiring at 309 Wimborne Road,… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 14:56:25 GMT

Customer AssistantTescoBournemouth
Get to know your customers, greet them with a smile and serve them with pride. You’ll be someone with great communication skills and works well in a team, while… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:02:28 GMT

Sales assistantMountain WarehouseBournemouth
In this role you’ll be providing outstanding service to customers by offering advice and direction based on their needs, be it a jacket for walking the dog or… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 13:37:24 GMT

Sales AssistantWHSmithBournemouth
Working in a team you will play an active role in providing a positive customer experience and driving sales. Demonstrate good product knowledge to customers on… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 12:30:07 GMT

Part Time ManagerCentre VR LimitedBournemouth
The largest centre of its kind in Europe, Centre VR is leading the field and building a brand for expansion. We are open every day welcoming families, teachers,… more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:58:33 GMT

Stockroom Assistant – Temporary (Delivery/Stockroom Department)Next PLCBournemouth
Always offer fast and friendly service to our customers from back or front of house. Work on the sales floors as needed. Take control of your own development. more
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:36:35 GMT

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The 2011 census records the population of Bournemouth as 183,491, comprising 91,386 males and 92,105 females, which equates to 49.8% and 50.2% of the population respectively.[78][79] The mean average age of all persons is 40 years.[80] With 4,000 residents per square kilometre, Bournemouth has the highest population density of any authority in the South-West region, and is the eighth most populated.[81]

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The shopping streets are mostly pedestrianised with modern shopping malls, Victorian arcades and a large selection of bars, clubs and cafés. North of the centre there is an out-of-town shopping complex called Castlepoint. The 41 acre site has 40 units and was the largest shopping centre in the UK when it opened it 2003.[98] Other major shopping areas are situated in the districts of Westbourne and Boscombe.

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The BIC has become a venue for a round of the Premier League Darts Championship organised by the Professional Darts Corporation.[157]

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Built in the Art Deco style in 1929, situated close to the seafront, the Pavilion Theatre was at the time considered to be the greatest ever municipal enterprise for the benefit of entertainment.[147] Built from brick and stone, the frontage features square Corinthian columns.[143] Still a popular venue, it is today a Grade II listed building.[147]

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December 2014 saw the announcement of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) results, in which 96% of BU’s research was rated at an international level, with 18% of that deemed to be world leading. 

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Those who are not religious, over 30% of the population, are welcomed by the Dorset Humanists who hold bi-monthly meetings in the borough and are affiliated to the British Humanist Association.[77][202]

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The Royal National Lifeboat Institution stationed an inshore lifeboat at Bournemouth between 1965 and 1972. Coverage for the area has otherwise been provided from Poole Lifeboat Station.[39] The Bournemouth International Centre (BIC), a large conference and exhibition centre, was constructed near the seafront in 1984,[40] and in the following year Bournemouth became the first town in the United Kingdom to introduce and use CCTV cameras for public street-based surveillance.[25]

In 1993, the IRA orchestrated a terrorist attack in the town centre. The only injuries sustained were minor ones but over £1 million in damage was caused.[41]

The town has a professional football club, AFC Bournemouth, known as the Cherries, which was promoted to the Championship in 2013 and Premier League in 2015.[150] AFC Bournemouth play at Dean Court near Boscombe in Kings' Park, 2 miles (3 km) east of the town centre.[151]

A STUDENT at Bournemouth University has won a national radio…

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The Bournemouth local education authority was first set up in 1903 and remained in existence until local government was reorganised in 1974 when Bournemouth lost its County Borough status and became part of the county of Dorset. Under the later reforms of 1997, Bournemouth became a unitary authority and the Bournemouth local education authority was re-established.[179][180]

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In 2012, 60.7% of the borough's school leavers gained 5 GCSEs of grade C or above. This was slightly better than the national average of 59.4% and above the average for the rest of Dorset, with 58.8% of pupils from the local authority of Poole, and 54.1% from the remainder of the county, managing to do likewise.[185]

With seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea, the vibrant cosmopolitan town of Bournemouth has it all. Explore a vast variety of shops, restaurants and holiday accommodation, seafront hotels, quality B&Bs, a buzzing nightlife and endless countryside with beautiful award winning gardens and water sports galore.

As Bournemouth's growth increased in the early 20th century, the town centre spawned theatres, cafés, two art deco cinemas and more hotels. Other new buildings included the war memorial in 1921 and the Bournemouth Pavilion, the town's concert hall and grand theatre, finished in 1925.

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