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MOTORISTS in Charminster will now be able to quickly and easily book their car service and MOT online with piece of mind by choosing a garage approved by the Trading Standards Institute Approved Code.
Charminster Garage on Wanchard Lane has signed up to the UK’s fastest growing car repair, car servicing and MOT booking network approvedgarages.co.uk which has over four hundred garages throughout the UK.
All Approved Garages are members of Motor Codes and adhere to a strict code of conduct that is independently set and then inspected and verified by the AA and are committed to an open transparent and fair way of doing business.
Everyone is welcome at the Charminster Library Coffee Morning on Tuesday 2 September 2014.
It's held from 10am and there will be a presentation on hearing health.
The dates set for the next Queens Park & Charminster Community Forum.
The meetings are held at The Atrium Room in the Brunswick Hotel.
- • Thursday 11th September 2014 - 7.30pm
- • Thursday 11th December 2014 - 7.30pm
199 Malmesbury Park Road
Have you, or a family member, used the non-emergency patient transport service in the last 6 months in Poole; Bournemouth or Dorset?
Babes in Arms Reading Group is a group for parents at Charminster Library.
Meetings are held in the Children's Zone so your baby can crawl, play or nap while you relax and discuss books.
The groups will be held monthly on a Monday at 10.15 - 11.15am, starting April 2014.
For more information call 01202 510379.
The Charminster Community Fun Day will be taking place this year on Sunday 10 August 2014.
The popular event takes places from 12noon to 4pm at Cyril Play Park in Charminster.
More details nearer the date!
Youth&Unity presents ‘Tell 5’ a pop up gallery at the Winton Life Centre on the 6th March 2014; raising awareness for the ongoing struggle for peace between Palestine and Israel and its’ affects on their everyday life.
Working in partnership with (MAP) Medical Aid for Palestine and (JFJP) Jews for Justice for Palestinians, we aim to celebrate the culture and raise awareness and money for our selected charities. This free exhibition is the first of its kind in Bournemouth, taking place on the 6th March 2014, showcasing local and international artists- paving the way towards a more informed Bournemouth. Beginning at 11am and ending at 6pm, this exhibition is suitable for all ages as visitors are able to sample the culture and educate themselves about this issue. This is a production by Arts University Bournemouth, by Arts & Events Management students.
The Winton Life Centre will host the ‘TELL 5’ Exhibition, involving: photography, film, graphic Design, textiles, paintings, performance, guest speakers, cultural food and live Art inspired by geographical region.
From Monday 4th November to Saturday 9th November 2013 the Discount Health Store are giving away goodie bags for any spend over £5 and will also be having food tastings and free taster sessions from therapists and nutritionists in-store.
The store is located at 389 Wimborne Road, Winton, BH9 2AQ. Call 01202 547045 for details.
Monday 4th November 10.30am – 2.30pm
Peter Josling from Allicin International Ltd – advice and samples
Tuesday 5th November 11.00am – 3.00pm
Louise Harland-Titmuss from Pukka Herbs – advice and tastings
Wednesday 6th November 10.30am – 3.30pm
Tracy Gibbons Bach Flower Remedies – advice
Thursday 7th November 10.00am – 2.00pm
Katy Hicks from Solgar – advice
Friday 8th November 10.00am – 3.00pm
Norman Brown from Optibac Probiotics – advice
Saturday, 19th October 2013 from 10am-12pm
You've watched the show - now it's your turn!
Test your cake baking skills in our light hearted Bake Off event to be judged by your local Councillors.
Stop for tea/coffee and taste all the goodies submitted.
There will be a FREE Recipe Exchange too.
ENTER ONE OR BOTH CATEGORIES:
* MY FAVOURITE CAKE
* SMALL INDIVIDUAL CAKES
Entry forms must be submitted before the day.
A brand new children’s playground and new Terrace Café and Bar will officially open to the public at Queen’s Park Golf Course later this week.
In a bid, to become more family-friendly, visitors to Queen’s Park will be able to take advantage of a package of improvements to enhance the Pavilion building and its surroundings which includes a new children’s playground and public café and bar managed by BH Live Hospitality in partnership with Bournemouth Council.
The new children’s playground, situated close to the Pavilion for easy access, features a range of exciting and challenging play equipment for children of all ages including a raised ‘play deck’ and seating areas.
The new-look Terrace Café provides indoor and outdoor seating, perfect for golfers, families and park visitors offering a new menu of drinks, snacks and meals and the refreshed licensed Terrace bar boasting balcony seating overlooking the fairway providing the perfect way for customers to relax and unwind.
The 2013 Charminster Family Fun Day is taking place on Sunday 11 August from 12.00-4.00pm at Cyril Play Park.
Children's entertainer Mr. Merlin and Okey Dokey the Dragon and Wessex Chorus Choir.
Face Painting, Fire Engine, Bouncy Castle, Stall and Games + lots more!
Look out for the BIG Tombola.
More info call 01202 451165
Location: Cyril Play Park - at the bottom of Malmesbury Park Road / Cyril Road
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