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Our magazine is the widely read by the membership and beyond. The print run is between 2600 and 3000 depending on the season currently but the readership is considerably more.

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Pine Cliff Gardens

Pinecliff Garden is situated on the cliff top close to the car park at the side of Canford Cliffs library. The views are magnificent, looking seawards one can see as far as Hengistbury Head to the left and Old Harry Rocks to the right.

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March 2021 Planning List


We have published the latest planning list which shows some progress on appeals but some delays in the decision process. View the pdf here. Read More

Art Work by Bow, 6


These were sent in by Bow Franks Waterfall Allen age 6. You can view them on our competition page – A Celebration of Children’s Art here. Read More

Art Work by Noa, 3


These were sent in by Noa Lieberman age 3. You can view them on our competition page – A Celebration of Children’s Art here. Read More

Stabilising the cliff, a new modern café, refurbished loos, and new beach huts


BCP is managing a £9.5 million investment programme for Poole’s seafront. A substantial part of the programme is the cliff stabilisation project. This represents a vital investment for the area and with it the existing Canford Cliffs pavilion will be transformed into an exciting new modern café. Plus there will be refurbished public lavatories and some new beach huts. This is great news, follow the link to... Read More

February 2021 Planning List


Quite a long list again this month with a proposal to replace a tennis court with a detached house, and on another site near Haven Road they are seeking to add another storey to the existing accepted plan for a block of 8 flats, to give 9 flats instead. Unfortunately, this would seriously impare the views from the houses above the site. BPCCRA has lodged an objection,... Read More

February 2021 Newsletter


An ECO Magazine, Working Parents, Home Schooling, Young Artists and much more Dear Members, When writing the monthly newsletter we try to look for good news as well as factual reporting on any current issues, because every day we are bombarded by mind numbing negativity that is forcing many of us to not even switch on the news never mind switching it off. Thank goodness for Netflix.... Read More