8 hrs ago
Meet the woman who's been Brownie leader for 40 years and says "I've no plans to quit"
A BROWNIE leader was given a surprise celebration by friends old and new as she celebrated 40 years in the role.
22 hrs ago
Karl Addo given life sentence for beheading Sergio Marquez in Bournemouth flat
KARL Addo has been given a life sentence for manslaughter after killing and beheading 23-year-old Sergio Marquez at his Bournemouth flat.
a Bournemouth man faces trial over alleged sex offences with a child after denying the charges.
Stephen Robert Webb appeared at the town's magistrates court faced with three charges involving a girl and pleaded not guilty to all of them.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Gotham Award Winners 2013 & Red Carpet Fashion
The Independent Film Project held their 23rd Annual Gotham Awards ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street.
Police are appealing for information after a teenager had his ear bitten off in an attack.
A WOMAN was left "extremely frightened" after she was grabbed by a stranger as she walked to work early in the morning.
Help make Toy Appeal a record-breaking one for Dorset families
GIVE GENEROUSLY: Naomi Unwin, of Townsend Children's Centre, with Phil Carey and staff at Boots in Boscombe with toys for the Echo's Toy Appeal That's the question from the Daily Echo Christmas Toy Appeal organiser, Phil Carey, as the big day draws near.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Life-threatening Bournemouth blaze 'was started by squatters' candles'
A BLAZE that left three people in hospital with serious burns could have been caused accidentally when squatters used candles to try to keep warm, according to Dorset Fire and Rescue Service.
a Man killed by his housemate in Bournemouth in 2012 was decapitated...
Sergio Marquez, who was 23, was stabbed before paranoid schizophrenic Karl Addo cut off his head and mutilated his stomach.
a Young girl was found injured in the road in Bournemouth.
Police and the ambulance service was called when the girl was found in Fernheath Road in West Howe at 10.30am complaining of leg and head pain.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
THREE people were rescued after a major fire tore through a derelict house in Bournemouth.
The blaze broke out around 1.45pm on Sunday afternoon at a house earmarked for demolition in Wellington Road, Bournemouth.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Join in the Bournemouth Daily Echo's Toy Appeal
Phil Carey of the Daily Echo-backed Toy Appeal visits the Parent and Toddler Group at the Salvation Army building in Boscombe to hand out Christmas toys And we're asking all of our readers to get behind the Daily Echo's annual Christmas Toy Appeal by donating a present to someone in need this year.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ethical Forestry - Offering High-Return Timber Investment
If a person is looking for a great opportunity to invest certain amount of money, he/she might consider investing in timber.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Ditch the mayoral car? That would be a backward step, says Bournemouth mayor
THE desire of Poole Mayor, Cllr Phil Eades, to travel to his official engagements without the limo in a bid to cut costs is not supported across the border in Bournemouth.
Man arrested after elderly couple attacked in street robbery
The man in his 80s on a mobility scooter and the woman in her 70s were attacked in broad daylight as they walked along Stalbridge Road near the junction with Hazelbury Road in Creekmoor.
Kind-hearted taxi driver in clothing drive to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan
Tarif Ali is aiming to collect enough items of clothing to fill 100 large boxes and hopes to fly to the Philippines to ensure the delivery has reached those in desperate need.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Make sure no one goes without a present this Christmas - donate a gift to the Toy Appeal
Great-grandfather Phil Carey - who was awarded an MBE for his tireless charity work this year - has urged everyone to make sure those living nearby have enough this winter.
Echo's Dorset book is the perfect Christmas present for loved ones
CHRISTMAS shopping season is well under way - and why not surprise a loved one with the Daily Echo's latest photographic books? The Daily Echo and Dorset Echo have, for the first time, not one but two stunning coffee table-style books on sale this year.
Major overhaul of health and adult social care services announced
Cllr Spencer Flower, Leader at Dorset County Council, Cllr Elaine Atkinson, leader at the Borough of Poole with Cllr David D'Orton-Gibson from Bournemouth Borough Council.
Two men to appear in court over alleged theft of Buddy the puppy
Christopher Hoy, 26, and Jordan Smith, 19, have been charged with burglary and are due to appear before magistrates in Bournemouth.
This is Dorset
Inquest opened into death of Bournemouth man Andrew Young
An inquest has been opened into the death of Bournemouth man Andrew Young, who died after allegedly being punched during an altercation in Charminster Road on November 6. Lewis Gill, 20, of no fixed abode, has been charged with manslaughter and is next due in court in January.