Bournemouth Pier, The first pier in Bournemouth consisted of a short wooden jetty that was completed in 1856.A little wooden jetty was built in 1855. In 1861 a proper wooden pier was built. In 1880 it was replaced by an iron pier. The town of Bournemouth has a population of approx 165,000 according to the 2001 Census, making it the largest settlement in Dorset. founded by Lewis Tregonwell in 1810 and grew steadily and became a proper town in 1870, when the railway came.

























The Arcade Bournemouth shopping centre is close to the town centre, Bournemouth Arcade was built between 1866 and 1872. The Arcade which was originally called the Gervis Arcade. Bookshops such as Waterstones are convenient to browse and have a relaxing place to enjoy a coffee in their coffee shop. C'est chic! It is another good place to go if the weather turns sour. A variety of shops and refreshing change from the stereotyped shops of the modern malls.


















About Bournemouth

About Bournemouth

Bournemouth’s famous beach huts are available to hire all year-round. Beach huts are great for relaxing with friends and family and offer inspirational coastal views. Bournemouth actually invented the modern beach hut over 100 years ago and boasts the oldest beach huts in the country, they remain hugely popular today. So reserve your spot early on our award-winning seafront.

Bournemouth Lower gardens. A super walk for visitors who come to enjoy the clean air which Bournemout offers. A gentle stroll through the gardens admiring the flower arrangements will lighten the hearts of everyone.

About Bournemouth

About Bournemouth

About Bournemouth

Bournemouth 2014  Air Festival will take place from Thursday 28 August – Sunday 31 August. We hope to see you there!

The Red Arrows, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, awesome RAF Typhoon and local legend the Sea Vixen all performed amazing displays at this year’s festival.

About Bournemouth

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel, located on a dramatic cliff top, offering spectacular sea views over seven miles of golden sandy beaches, great entertainment and beautiful gardens.

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Bournemouth and surrounding areas

Set in the beautiful county of Dorset. Bournemouth and it's environs offer a variety of options for the traveller or also as a tourist or person working in the area

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