Winter is wonderful

We are going to tell you how to make your winter wonderful. Whether you’re a go-getter or a bed-is-better kind of person, there’s something for everyone to do. Especially in the lovely Bournemouth.

By Chloe Grant 9th January 2019 Off

Veganuary: Lettuce tell you about it

So, Christmas & New Year have passed and we’ve all made it into 2019 with bellies full of roast potatoes, mince pies and prosecco. We’ve written our new year’s resolutions and we are ready to start the year in the best way possible. Start as you mean to go on, they say x

By Matt Lawrence 2nd January 2019 Off

Going local at Christmas

Hello, lovely human beings. It’s almost – kind of – sorta – a month till Christmas. We think that’s an acceptable time to start getting excited – don’t you? Hopefully, you’ve started thinking about what you’re buying for your loved ones.

By Chloe Grant 21st November 2018 Off

World Vegan Day: why we prefer plant-powered

First of all: happy world vegan day everyone. World vegan day is all about celebrating why veganism is beneficial for us, animals and the world around us. But, you can be vegan – and still be unhealthy. We are going to tell you why we use the phrase plant-powered instead of vegan.

By Chloe Grant 1st November 2018 Off

Why is Autumn the best time to join the Hug Club?

So, it’s now dark at 6 pm and you’re turning to the hot chocolate instead of the pimms. You’re thinking about Christmas (well, we definitely are!), Halloween and the fab things in between. It’s the perfect time for you to join the Hug Club – and we will tell you why.

By Chloe Grant 23rd October 2018 Off

How to be green at Halloween

It’s October and things are about to get spooky – parties and pumpkins will take over the world at the end of this month as Halloween makes it fast approach. But – something even spookier than ghosts and ghouls is the fact that more than 780,000 plastic cups get discarded annually.

By Chloe Grant 18th October 2018 Off


Just because you’re working doesn’t mean you need to lower your standards. You’re not here on holiday – but it is important you feel comfortable and get the best from your money. Don’t settle for faceless chains who will forget your name. Boutique is better. Come stay at The Urban Beach Hotel.

By Chloe Grant 9th October 2018 Off

A big sea for creatives

The cold is creeping in, the summer holidays are all over. As more people look for the work-life balance, Urban Reef is offering free, cosy workspace to creatives, freelancers and those working away from the office this winter.

By Chloe Grant 8th October 2018 Off