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Editor Tom Faull

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Sales & Features Editor Brogan Mooney features@westbourne.info

Contributors Lawrence Roots, Kirsty Robinson plus all our readers, supporters and advertisers. Special thanks to our cover models, 5 year old Helana and 3 year old Nicole. Website www.westbourne.info Telephone 0845 475 1765 Copyright Š 2013 Published by

Bourne Hall Westbourne BH2 6BW We can accept no responsibility for inaccuracies or complaints arising from advertising features.

Next Edition

Our next edition is out in the first week of July 2013. Deadline for booking is 5pm on the 16th June. Email Brogan at features@westbourne.info for details and prices.

I am delighted to welcome you to the 30th edition of the Westbourne Magazine! Our first edition came out in January 2010 and I had no idea that over three years later the little pocket sized magazines would still be so popular and going strong. With the help of our new Sales and Features Editor, Brogan Mooney, introduced on page 4, I am looking forward to developing the magazine further and always welcome input from our readers. Please get in touch if you have ideas for features or article - help shape your community magazine. I hope you enjoy edition 30 and we’ll see you in July for edition 31!

Tom Faull

CONTENT Westbourne News Useful Events and Dates Elsie Harrhy Competition Hello Lollipops Westbourne Business Up For Award Traditional Tasty Treats Westbourne Map Paperback Reader Argyll Bowling Club Free Open Days Subscriptions Summer Sudoku & Brain Teasers Reflecting on Reflexology Social Groups and Things To Do Useful Contacts The Image Rooms

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Westbourne News

from in and around Westbourne

Westbourne Hosts Family Adventure Festival Roadshow Brand new for 2013, the Family Adventure Festival is an event for Bournemouth and promises a great weekend of excitement at the end of the school holidays. The BH Live Adventure Hub will take place at the BIC from Friday 31st May to Sunday 2nd June 2013 between 10am - 6pm, with numerous activities also taking place on the beautiful, award winning beach. On Thursday 30th May, Westbourne will host the Adventure Festival Roadshow, featuring activities with DJ Allan Turner-Ward at The Westbourne, a photography competition at Number 83, storytelling at Westbourne Library, a Creative Contest at Lollipops Play Cafe and the chance to meet elite Olympians at Chocol8. Also on Thursday 30th May at Alum Chine you can try Beach Soccer, in association with England Beach Soccer, featuring ex-Arsenal Player Terry Bowes and also lacrosse with English Lacrosse. Plus you can try Power Kiting with charity KiteRight, a land based taster sessions on training kites with qualified instructors. No booking needed, just turn up on the day or visit www.kiteright.org for more information. Optional ÂŁ5 donation. For all details on the event times and locations, visit www.familyadventurefest.co.uk

Welcoming Brogan to the Westbourne Magazine We are delighted to have introduced Brogan Mooney to the magazine in April. Brogan joins us as the new Sales and Features Editor and will be working to grow the magazine over the coming months. Contact Brogan with all your news, events and for information if you’d like to promote your business or organisation. Her email is features@westbourne.net


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Useful Dates & Events - May and June 2013

Argyll Bowling Club free open day, see page 21 Bank Holiday Clive Gregson at Bournemouth Folk Club, Centre Stage, £10.00 Tony Law, Sean Meo & Marlon Davis at Funnybone Comedy Club, Centre Stage, £13 26 May Magpie Chatter at Bournemouth Folk Club, Centre Stage, £5.00 27 May Bank Holiday 2 June Jack McNeill & Charlie Heys at Bournemouth Folk Club, Centre Stage, £10.00 5 June The Producers & Richard Quain Trio at Swing Unlimited Jazz Club, Centre Stage 9 June Argyll Bowling Club free open day, see page 21 16 June The Social at The Winchester with Frakfy Kuts, The Baker Brothers, Audio Sleaze, Ben Logue and Dirty Aupairs. Early discounts on tickets. 16 June Father’s Day Every Thursday - Brendoncare Friendship Pub Club at The Libertine. Held form 10.30am - 12noon, see p15 5 May 6 May 19 May 24 May

Check out the online Westbourne calendar to find even more local events and things to do: www.westbourne.info/whats-on Sign of The Times Shoppers making their way into Westbourne and looking for that elusive parking space now have a little more guidance. Recently installed electronic signs on Poole Road and Seamoor Road indicate how many available parking spaces there are in Alumhurst Road, Landseer Road and Milburn Road car parks. So far we’ve only seen them say “Test” but think they will be a useful addition to the area.


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Elsie Harrhy Competition In our new May & June 2013 competition you have the chance to win a delicious Afternoon Tea for 2 at Elsie Harrhy in Westbourne. To enter the competition, email your answer to the question below with your name/address to competition@westbourne.info You can also enter on our website for free. Competition Question: Which of the following is NOT usually found in an afternoon tea? a. sandwich b. cake c. broccolli One correct winner will be picked at random and informed by email. One entry per person. The judges decision is final. There is no cash alternative. Your information is protected by the Data Protection Act 1998. Competition closes 30th June 2013.

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Hello Lollipops!

The popular play centre in Westbourne has underdone a major facelift and is now open as Lollipops Play Cafe. The transformation has taken place with Carole Evernden at the helm and looks the part with colourful lollipops on the walls of the fun-filled space, once a church hall. Carole told us more, “I am delighted to be developing the business in 2013 as Lollipops. We’ll be offering the fantasic established range of activities, classes and facilities and bringing some new additions too! Our new website has full details of what’s on and when, and I encourage people to follow us on Twitter (@lollipopsplay) and on Facebook for all the latest news and special offers, just for our customers.” Carole runs Lollipops with her husband Chris and also receives essential assistance from daughter Chrystel. “This is a family business and we want to be at the heart of the Westbourne community”, explains Carole. Open six days a week, Lollipops also employs a number of local staff members and has weekly sessions from popular local providers such as Minky Moos, Baby Ballet, Musical Steps, Debutots, Jo Jingles and more. In addition to being open for general play and the well stocked cafe , Lollipops is one of the best venues in south for your child’s next party. Party goers have a choice of packages, use of an exclusive party room and a range of food and drinks options. Available slots are booked up months in advance so we recommend calling 01202 766710 to secure your party early! Free Entry! Lollipops also operates a loyalty card scheme. Simply cut out the card opposite and get it stamped each time you visit - your eighth visit is then free!


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Westbourne Business Up For Award Elsie Harrhy Coffee House situated in Westbourne provides ethically sourced coffee, delicate leaf tea served in a pot and homemade delights sourced from local suppliers. Owner Suzanne Roycroft has recently been selected as one of five finalists in the category for ‘New Business’ sponsored by Natwest at The Dorset Venus Woman Awards. Now in their 4th year, the awards promote inspiring woman in business. With nearly 100 entrants for the New Business category alone, we’re really proud that a business in Westbourne is up for such a fantastic award. With the ceremony for the Dorset Venus Woman Awards on June 5th, we wish Suzanne and her team at Elsie Harrhy Coffee House the very best of luck! If you haven't been in before, Elsie Harrhy offers a warm and friendly environment enamoured by the atmosphere of a bygone era with music and memorabilia from the 40's and 50's, it has that unique home from home feel. Suzanne explained, "the name of the coffee house is that of my Great, Great Auntie, we have a selection of family photographs displayed on the wall to show our history". "Since our opening we have gained some fantastic regulars, people come in as strangers and leave as friends." Buy

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At Elsie Harrhy Coffee House, we serve delicious coffee hand selected by owner Suzanne. Our coffee is roasted to order and ground on demand ensuring full flavour in every cup, made by trained Baristas. We only serve loose leaf tea served in a pot, with china cups and saucers. Our drinks are complimented with delicious homemade cakes and a selection of breakfast and lunch items. All our food is made to order and packed full of ingredients. Our doorstop sandwiches really could hold a door open! OPEN Mon to Sat 9am - 5pm

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Traditional Tasty Treats Candy Corner

A fantastic new addition to the Westbourne Arcade, and ideal if you’ve got a sweet tooth, is Hannah’s Candy Corner situated in the Fair Trader. Featuring a fabulous array of traditional boiled sweets, old favourites and speciality candy bars, it’s a fantastic place to pick up a treat for yourself or gift for a loved one. They also stock a variety of jellies, toffees, bon bons, mints and even a sugar free selection. We learnt from owner Jackie and daughter Hannah that the most popular treat is currently liquorice. Hannah told us, “We’ve had a brilliant reaction from our regulars, and visitors to the area. People love to re-discover their childhood favourites and it’s lovely to see the younger generation finding out about classics for the first time.” Starting from just 25p, you’ll be sure to find some of your favourite sweeties and if not, they’ll try adding it to their range! You can easily pick up a bag at the till for just £1, from fruit salad to fried eggs. Hannah and the team are extremely welcoming and offer a bespoke package service. From retro classics that evoke the past, to contemporary delights that beckon the future, Hannah’s Candy Corner is the ideal place to bring you an unrivalled taste experience. Hannah’s Candy Buffet Also on offer at Hannah’s is a range of unique sweet trees and arrangements, a tantalising tailor made treat for your tastebuds! These are available for weddings, baby showers, corporate events, award ceremonies, special occasions and many more. Contact Hannah to discuss something a little different for your next celebration.


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Kirsty Robinson at The Westbourne Bookshop

Welcome to the May/June Book Review. Spring has been a long time coming this year and hopefully it will warm up very soon, but for those of you who have decided to escape to warmer climes I have some great paperback suggestions on the opposite page. We also have some recommendations for children’s books. Tom Gates Books 1-5 – Liz Pichon £6.99 each Winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, fans of The  Wimpy Kid will delight in the hilarious adventures of Tom Gates. Atticus Claw – Jennifer Gray £5.99 each Perfect for readers age 7+, children will love Atticus Grammatticus Cattypus Claw, the world's greatest reformed cat burglar. Usborne Sticker Dolly Dressing - £5.99 each From Dream Jobs to Ballerinas, World Costumes to Weddings and Warriors to Action Heroes. Enjoy choosing outfits, equipment and learning fascinating facts about your chosen subject. BZRK – Michael Grant £7.99 An epic new page-turner for teens from the writer who gave us GONE, HUNGER and PLAGUE. A global war is raging. You can't see it, but it's inside you, and it changes everything... BZRK Reloaded is also out now in HBK £10.99 RRP £12.99 Don’t forget to Vote For Us in the Blooming Beautiful Business Competition. Just visit the Colour Your Life Bournemouth Facebook page and vote for Westbourne Bookshop by midnight on 5th May.


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New Paperbacks & Holiday Reads A Wanted Man – Lee Child £7.99 Well, we all know I’m a Jack Reacher fan, and despite Tom Cruise doing his best to ruin it for us all, I’ll still stick with these fast paced thrillers. Bring Up the Bodies – Hilary Mantel £9.99 Long awaited paperback edition of the Booker Winner’s sequel to Wolf Hall. Sweet Tooth - Ian McEwan £7.99 Another darkly comic novel from one of our best fiction writers. Love and espionage in 1970s Britain. The Teleportation Accident – Ned Beauman £7.99 Not for the faint hearted, bad language and bad behaviour abound in this strange and interesting novel. The Old Ways – Robert MacFarlane £8.99 Due 30th May Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize, Robert MacFarlane follows the tracks, drove-roads and sea paths that form part of a vast ancient network of routes criss-crossing the British Isles and beyond. How England Made the English: From Why We Drive on the Left to Why We Don't Talk to Our Neighbours – Harry Mount £9.99 “Charming and nerdily fact-stuffed” - Daily Mail. My Animals and Other Family – Clare Balding £8.99 One of our Christmas bestsellers, now out in paperback to take on holiday! The Children’s Nurse: True Tales From Great Ormond Street Hospital – Susan Macqueen £6.99 This is the inspirational story of life as a nurse during the 1960s, 70s and 80s, most of which was spent at Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital.


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Make new friends and do something different! discover the Argyll Bowling Club

Perhaps you’ve just moved to the area or you’ve just retired and are looking for something to help fill your days. Why not visit the Argyll Bowling Club, where you’ll be made very welcome. People of all ages are welcome! Where is the Argyll Bowling Club? Well, that’s another pleasant surprise in store for you. They have a stunning location on West Overcliff Drive, above Alum Chine and the Tropical Gardens. You don’t have to be a bowler but having sampled the friendly atmosphere and excellent facilities you may like to try. We spoke to Sylvia Nagarkar who told us, “We will be having open days on Sundays 5th May and 9th June when anyone can come along and have a go for free. We’ll be happy to give you all the help needed to get you started and supply the bowls and shoes. Of course if you’re already a bowler you’ll be even more welcome! There’s nothing guaranteed to lift the spirits like a game of bowls on a lovely summer’s day. If you don’t believe me, come along and see for yourself.” “You could visit the Cafe Argyll, which is open to the public, offers a wide range of light snacks and meals and also has a bar, and talk to some of our members. We’re looking for new members, especially ladies, so hope to see you soon!” < tb

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Summer Sudoku & Three Brain Teasers Rather than numbers 1 to 9, in this Sudoku puzzle you have to fill in the letters S U N B A T H E R in the grid below. Tricky!

3) In Hampshire you cannot take a picture of a blind man with a wooden leg. Why not?

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Reflecting on Reflexology Explains All

Surprise! They say a change is as good as a rest, so I thought I would bend your ear to the benefits of another holistic therapy, Reflexology. The premise is, that there are tiny reflex areas in the feet, and hands that link up with ten energy lines in the body which are related to all the major organs. By massaging these reflexes, a stimulus travels up the energy line and through any organ lying in that pathway. The goal is to trigger the self healing mechanism within the body to rebalance and retune. It dates back some 5000 years and like most ancient therapies got lost in the passage of time. It was resurrected in the 1930â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s by an Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon- Dr William Fitzgerald- who discovered, that by tying ligatures around each finger, he could locally anaesthetize the head and face, which allowed him to do minor ENT surgery without drugs. Imagine that in the 1930â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s! The Mother of Reflexology, Eunice Ingham, a physiotherapist and midwife who worked with Fitzgerald, pioneered the technique and it is her original method which has been the foundation for training today. The extensive research into spinal cord injuries over the past twenty years has given this holistic therapy much credence and is widely accepted in the medical profession today. I believe it to be an effective way in treating many stress related conditions like insomnia, lethargy, hyperactivity, muscular aches & pains, minor skin problems, asthma, and digestive and hormonal problems. Contact Ann to see how reflexology can help you, call 01202 760492. Email: info@annrunyard.co.uk Web: www.annrunyard.co.uk


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Social Groups & Things to Do group in the Westbourne area

Bournemouth Lions Club Meetings at Durley Dean Hotel, 28 West Cliff Road, BH2 5HE. Held every 2nd & 4th Monday of the month at 7.30pm. For more information on the club please contact 01202 767116 or 07975683620 The Westbourne Orchestral Society Practice every Friday, 7.30 - 9.30pm. Concerts are held locally and they are always happy to welcome new members. For more info visit: www.westbourne-orchestra.co.uk Reading Group (Booktalk) 1st, 2nd & 4th Mon 5 - 6pm, 3rd Mon 6 - 7pm A social group that get together to talk about books, share their thoughts and have fun, held at Westbourne Library. Please contact the Library on 01202 761845 to check availability before attending. Westbourne Rotary Club Thursdays at 7.30am at The Savoy Hotel Email for more info: info@westbournerotary.org.uk Toddler Times Mondays from 2.30pm - 3pm at Westbourne Library. Songs & rhymes suitable for children from 18 months to 4 years old. Booking essential, call 01202 761845. Argyll Bowling Club on West Overcliff Drive Full programme throughout the season, includes regular weekday and Saturday league matches, plus friendly matches that take place during the week. Find out more: argyllbowlingclub.co.uk


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Swing Unlimited Big Band Group Local musicians getting together voluntarily for their own enjoyment and musical fulfilment, performing for and entertaining local audiences. Find out more: www.swingunlimitedbigband.co.uk Meridian Friends An organisation for seniors in the area. Events throughout the year and plenty of social meetings. Contact Julie on 01202 428888 to find out more. Circo Pub Quiz Every Monday there is a Pub Quiz from 8pm at Circo Lounge. ÂŁ1 entry and the winning team takes the cash prize. Bournemouth Folk Club Regular gigs held at Centre Stage (on Queens Road). Diverse range of musicians from around world. 01202 707498 or www.bournemouthfolkclub.com The Chicken Soup Choir Tuesdays at 7.45pm at Centre Stage, Queens Rd. Large community choir, over 60 people singing modern rock, pop and gospel songs. Regular performances at the venue and in the area.

Whatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s On Calendar See a full list of Westbourne based groups and events on our website, visit www.westbourne.info


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Useful Contacts

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Medical & Dental Westbourne Medical Centre Westbourne Medical Centre Pharmacy Poole Hospital Bournemouth Hospital NHS Direct Westbourne Dental Practice Only Orthodontics Nigel Sutton Dentists

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The Image Rooms The Image Rooms is a unique Hair & Beauty Salon located on Queen’s Road just outside of Westbourne. Owner Gina Lourens is a qualified Trichologist, a registered member of both The Institute of Trichologists and The Trichological Society, and impressively holds 14 years of experience. She told us “I’m proud to be the only Trichologist in Dorset and have clients from across Bournemouth and Southampton”. Trichology is a branch of medicine that focuses on the health of the hair and scalp. Therefore, Gina can give you confidence in knowing that your hair and scalp concerns can be identified and dealt with. As hair and skin specialists that hold years of experience and passion, they provide a unique combination of treatments that will cover your every health, hair and beauty need. As well as Trichology, The Image Rooms have specialist hairdressers for men, women and colour treatments. They’ve also got a fantastic range of beauty services with Cher Lourens as a qualified Beautician, Makeup Artist & Permanent Cosmetics technician. They’ve got a great range of services from Micropigmentation, Brow Tints and Nouveau Lashes. You can find out more about these services by popping in or visiting their website. Whether you're up keeping your current Image, reliving an old or even creating a whole new one, their specialists are available to assist you. The Image Rooms aim to provide each and every client with a relaxing, pampering experience, as well as an improvement in emotional and physical health and wellbeing in a professional, yet friendly atmosphere.


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