BCP Introductory Guide – April 2019

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The Council Magazines

These are delivered to homes in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. Click the images below to go to each on the Christchurch editions. They are not downloadable, and will open in a new window.

Latest edition: Winter 2020

Previous Editions

Summer 2019 /// Autumn 2019
Winter 2019 /// Spring 2020

If you want to see an issue from another area, they are available here.

Local Information and Guides

  • Less than 1Mb. Click here for the outside graphic, or here for the inside.
  • The Red House Museum: Guide
  • Christchurch Health Walks: These have obviously been cancelled for some months. However, the latest news is that they should restart from September 20, 2020

Other Printed Material

  • The Battle’s Over: A Book by Sue Newman, a tribute to Christchurch Soldiers of World War 1
  • The Christchurch Courier: Spring 2019, the last edition from Christchurch Borough Council
  • Dave the Dog: An informative children’s story explaining about Coronavirus. From BCP online, April 2020.
    Note that this is slightly lower resolution to reduce file size. Still good, though




These short videos are on YouTube, and will open in a new window. There were produced quickly, and are of basic quality produced by myself, a very novice operator indeed! They are in reverse order, with the latest at the top. Note that the comments are not under my control, so apologies if some of them are rather strong!

February 25, 2021: Bournemouth on TV

December 26, 2020: Boxing Day on the Quomps (not YouTube)

August 10, 2020: The Henrys singing in Saxon Square

June 22, 2020: Keyboard player in Saxon Square

December 2019: Vintage Brass at Sainsbury’s for Christmas Great fun.

August 2019: A Look Back at the 2017 Carnival

August 2019: Curly the Busker playing in Saxon Square. Website article here

January 2019: Sir Christopher Chope – Confidence Motion in the Commons

September 2018: TV Report on the Spur Road works

August 2018: Christchurch Carnival

August 2018: Stompin at the Quomps

July 2018: Opening of the Highcliffe Charity Fete

July 2018: Dancing at the Highcliffe Charity Fete

June 2018: Zumba outside Tesco in Highcliffe

June 2018: Anything Goes in Highcliffe!

June 2018: Carol Kirkwood presenting the weather from Mudeford

June 2018: Sir Christopher Chope on the upskirting row!

January 2018: Working on the promenade at Avon Beach

December 2017: Christmas at Castlepoint