The public consultation for the Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (DCCG)'s Clinical Services Review begins today and runs until 28 February 2017. The proposals will have important implications for Poole, if implemented
Legal of General (the operator of the Dolphin Centre) and Poole Council have been renegotiating the lease structure relating to the Dolphin Centre and surrounding land, at L & G’s request. At the Full Council meeting on Tuesday 15 November, the Conservative administration is likely to push through a motion that will reconfigure the ownership interests in this area in…
The public consultation on the proposed mergers of Dorset's councils has now started. The basic proposal is that two new large unitary councils would be created to replace the current unitary, county and district councils. One would be focused on the urban conurbation and one on more rural areas. There are four options:
It now seems that the transfer of accident and emergency services to Royal Bournemouth Hospital (RBH) is a done deal. Under a radical shake-up of health services across Dorset, there are proposals to designate one hospital as the emergency hub and and the other for planned care.