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Bournemouth Backchat Episode #17 — Virtual Pubs, Finding Religion in Quarantine and the Louis Theroux Documentaries We Need To Be Made

Bournemouth Backchat Season 2 Episode 3

Time for your latest Bournemouth Backchat fix. This week, recorded at a very safe distance between our presenters... You will have to excuse a slightly lower quality of sound for the time being. In accordance with the UK Government's social distancing guidelines, our presenters James, Dale and Aaron now produce our

Mikey Ball and the Company Hold Live Stream Gig to “Provide Entertainment and Positivity”

Mikey Ball and the Company went live on Facebook for their fans after a cancelled gig

Gigs may be cancelled, but this won't stop a certain local band. Mikey Ball and the Company just took to Facebook Live to entertain their fans instead... With venues closing left, right and centre, live music is one of the many local scenes bound to suffer. However, for one local band,

57 Local Restaurants, Pubs and Cafés Offering Takeaway and Delivery Services

Takeaway and delivery deals are being offered by nearly 60 restaurants in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch

Worried your meal plans are getting a little repetitive while in self-isolation? Well, you can mix it up a little and support your local hospitality businesses at the same time. HQB has compiled an exhaustive list of restaurants, bars, cafés and suchlike. All of whom are offering takeaway and delivery services of some sort…

Bournemouth Backchat Episode #16 — Production Company, Why Are Kids Such Little Sh**s? and the Bournemouth Volunteer Brigade

Bournemouth Backchat Season 2 Episode 2

We may have had to hold back on a lot of our content. But it will take a bit more than social distancing to get rid of our podcast Bournemouth Backchat... The situation across the world may be forcing a lot of us indoors lately. And with cancelled events and closed

Hengistbury Head Used for Scenes in Upcoming Docu-series

Hengistbury Head was used as a location for D-Day scenes

Local history buffs and documentary lovers might want to keep your eyes peeled soon. An upcoming Channel 5 series about World War II is set to feature scenes shot at one of your favourite natural landmarks. Namely, Hengistbury Head.

Bournemouth Backchat Episode #15 — Unnecessary Sequels and How to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse

Bournemouth Backchat returns for a second season

Back by popular demand for a brand-new season comes our official podcast... Bournemouth Backchat is back! The response to the first season of HQB Media's official podcast Bournemouth Backchat was overwhelming. Positively so. And so we couldn't say "no" to producing a second series. Bringing more weird and sometimes controversial views

Jack Pyne — The Shirt Framing Service

The Shirt Framing Service was founded by Jack Pyne

Last time we spoke to Jack Pyne, founder of The Shirt Framing Service, this was Humans of Bournemouth. A couple of years have passed since then, and with them, some growth to this sports memorabilia service. And so we were more than pleased to head over to the head office in Broadstone and catch up with Jack…

March 2020 Greatest Picks

March events in Bournemouth and Poole

March 2020 has some exciting and interesting things in store for Bournemouth and Poole, read on to find out just what they are… New month, new set of events for us to look forward to. Allow me to present my top picks for March 2020 in Bournemouth and Poole. Example 6 Mar, BIC,

Terroir Tapas Named UK’s Most Sustainable Bar… AGAIN!

Terroir Tapas has been awarded the Sustainable Practices Award by Class Bar Magazine for the second year running

Terroir Tapas make no secret of their mission. Sustainability and zero waste are ingrained in every fibre of their business. From their food to their furnishings – it’s all in some way environmentally beneficial. So, it’s no surprise that they picked up an award last weekend. Namely, the Sustainable Practices Award from the UK’s Class Bar Magazine Awards. Oh, and did we mention that was for the second year running?