Latest News

Proposed Directors for the new BCP Council announced

In the next exciting step for Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council, the recommended appointments for the Tier 2 Directors have been announced. The Senior Appointments Committee has put forward recommendations for Director roles following an internal recruitment process. Jan Thurgood has been recommended for the role for Director of Adult Social Care. Jan is… Continue reading Proposed Directors for the new BCP Council announced

Ward boundaries finalised for new BCP Council

Ward boundaries for the new Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council have been published by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England. From 1 April 2019 Dorset's existing nine councils will be disbanded and two new unitary councils will be created. Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council will be established and the other six councils in… Continue reading Ward boundaries finalised for new BCP Council

BCP Shadow Authority Confirm Chief Executive Appointment

In the next exciting step for the new Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council (BCP), the first appointment has now been agreed. Last month, the Shadow Senior Appointments Committee recommended Graham Farrant be appointed as the first Chief Executive of BCP Council, which goes live in April 2019. This was put forward and agreed by the… Continue reading BCP Shadow Authority Confirm Chief Executive Appointment

Proposed Chief Executive for the new BCP Council announced

In an exciting step for Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council, the recommended appointment for the Chief Executive has been announced. The Senior Appointments Committee has recommended that Graham Farrant is appointed as the Chief Executive of BCP Council.┬áThis recommendation will be taken to the full BCP Shadow Authority at its meeting on 17 October… Continue reading Proposed Chief Executive for the new BCP Council announced

Have your say on new council ward boundaries in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England is asking local people to comment on plans for council ward boundaries across the new Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council. In May, the government confirmed that local government in Dorset should change with the county and all other councils replaced by two new councils. In the east… Continue reading Have your say on new council ward boundaries in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole