With 11 kilometres of sandy, white beaches, Bournemouth is one of the country’s premier resort towns. Located on the south coast of England, it offers visitors the best in water sports, yachting, beach life, nightlife and shopping. Bournemouth is renowned for its university, specialising in the fields of journalism, archaeology and health. Discover the beauty of this English city and join the countless cultural events such as the Bournemouth Air Festival or Bournemouth’s Arts by the Sea Festival.
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||Bournemouth Daily Echo
||Shops are normally open from Monday - Saturday between 9:00 am and 5:30 pm. Many larger stores are open later and frequently from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sundays and other public holidays.
||The Tourist Information Centre
Pier Approach, Bournemouth
+44 1202 451781