Chris Packham launch for new Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre

BBC presenter, Chris Packham will officially kick-off the first spring and summer season for the new Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre.

Spring-loaded launch for new Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre

On Saturday, 12 April 2014, Chris Packham, joined by the Mayor of Bournemouth, will unveil a commemorative plaque and thank an invited audience of all partners involved in helping to make the new centre a reality.

The centre will then open to the public from 12 noon where visitors will have the opportunity to meet with Chris Packham and get books signed as well as being able to explore the centre, its interactive displays and wildlife garden and speak with the centre’s many dedicated volunteers.

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The Inexplicable Cabaret Circus

Experience a wondrous evening of delicious food and marvellous entertainment.

The Inexplicable Cabaret Circus

Travel back in time to the bygone days of Vaudeville. Expect circus, puppetry, theatre, cabaret & burlesque performances with bubbles, clowns, magicians and animals of the circus all the while enjoying a two-course seated dining experience.

This event will bring something different to the streets of Bournemouth and will also promote a historical site by supporting Shelley Theatre and its relaunch. Inspired by performance and the early 1930 travelling circuses & Vaudevillian cabaret this event will recreate the energy and atmosphere from these times with a modern twist. 

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March & April Southbourne Magazine

March and April edition of the Southbourne-on-Sea Magazine

Welcome to the March and April 2014 edition of the Southbourne-on-Sea Magazine

In this issue we've got a fascinating feature on 3D printing, now available in Southbourne, one of the first high-street facilities anywhere in the UK. If you fancy having something even more personal printed then check out page 8 where we visit INKED tattoo studio.

Aaron Gregory is back with a round up of local music on offer and we have news of even more events on page 5.

There is a double page of puzzles, the useful numbers and some local social groups plus lots of offers and discounts from local businesses.

   •   Read the magazine in full online here

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