Townsend Community News September 2017, Bournemouth

Last Updated: Updated - Thursday, 5th October 2017 // New - Tuesday, 26th September 2017


Job Club


Inspire Holiday Club

Townsend Street Party

Thank you to everyone who helped at Townsend Street Party. Great live music and delicious burgers!

A big thank you to Janet Rogers for organising the acts, lots of talent! Also thanks to Townsend Youth Centre and Townsend Community Association for hosting, Jay Ahmadi and Shay Graydon for the BBQ, Keira Graydon and Christine Graydon for the bouncy castle, Heather for the Readings and The Friendly Food Club. For more pictures visit - Street Party 2017

Townsend Street Party 2017

Townsend Community Growers

Townsend has secured funds to start a new growing space, this will be situated at the rear of Birch Drive. We will be holding a DIY day where the raised beds will be assembled, the date tbc but likely to be late October/early November, if you think you may be able to help build the raised beds, please get in touch.

Also, if you are interested in growing and being part of this project please also get in contact so we can keep everyone updated with progress and future dates, send an email to

Have you looked at the new Facebook page for Townsend?

CastlePoint Library Coffee Morning

Friday 29 September, 10.30am-12noon

World's Biggest Coffee Morning Sept 2017 Poster

Townsend Pumpkin Carving and Eating

Join us this half term to carve pumpkins! The pumpkins and carving tools will be supplied. Also, the Friendly Food Club will be joining us to create some delicious pumpkin treats to eat.

When: Wednesday 25 October, 10am - 12.30pm

Where: Townsend Community Centre

As the tools are sharp, we ask that all children are accompanied by an adult.

Townsend Pumpkin Carving 2017 Poster

Blooming Marvellous 2017

The Blooming Marvellous 2017 presentation took place at the beginning of September, there was an excellent turn out, thank you to everyone who took part in the competition. To view pictures from the presentation ceremony visit - Blooming Marvellous Presentation 2017 Photos

The Tooth Bus is coming to Townsend

On Monday 23 October, 9-5, the Tooth Bus will be located in the car park in front of the Children's Centre/One Stop Shop.

New Tooth Bus Poster

Townsend Environmental Walk Around

The next Environmental Walk Around will take place on Thursday 12 October 2017, 11am meeting at Townsend Community Centre. Future date - Thursday 16 November 2017. Please come along and join in the walk-about.