On Monday 27th January, a Council motion was passed approving the selection of a site (Marshes End) adjacent to the Fire Station on the roundabout at the Dorset Way/Holes Bay Road junction as a Temporary Stopping Place for gypsies and travellers.
We understand that MDL, a marina operator that owns Cobbs Quay in Holes Bay, is likely to be made Preferred Bidder by the Crown Estate in relation to the proposed marina development off Poole Quay.
Cllr. Chris Wilson is proud to have been given the role of the Borough's Dementia Champion. As part of her role she is keen to encourage others to make a positive difference to people living with dementia in the community and do her best to advocate the message of 'living well with dementia'.
Place-shaping is planning terminology for making urban environments pleasant places for people to go about their business. When done well it is a win-win result as slower moving but more constant traffic flows result in less congestion and increased safety for pedestrians and cyclists.