Summer BBQ 2018
Aug31

Summer BBQ 2018

The sun shone for at least part of the annual summer bbq held at Dudsbury in August. Volunteers and staff from Bournemouth, Christchurch, Dorchester & Poole depots gathered together for one of the favourite events of the year, giving time for everyone to catch up and chat.  We also celebrated with lots of food and traditional sports day type games with Christchurch depot coming out overall winners. The charity holds several events...

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Chairman’s Award 2018
Aug24

Chairman’s Award 2018

Mike Hartland, our former Chairman launched an award in 2016 to be given annually to an outstanding volunteer or member of staff.   This year the award was given to volunteer Bob Foster from our Dorchester depot. The shield will stay in pride of place at Dorchester until next year, but Bob does keep his certificate and...

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Junior Top Gear Trophy
Jun21

Junior Top Gear Trophy

This inaugural event was held to celebrate the life of Paul Tovey, assistant manager at Poole, who was killed last year. It was chosen as Paul had a love of motorsports and was an avid competitor in any team or solo event.   Our team of 12 raced around a local track with Dean from Christchurch winning a specially created trophy representing Paul’s time in the army, with Kirsty the manager at Poole winning the “Miss Daisy “ award...

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Dorset Reclaim GDPR Privacy Summary
Jun14

Dorset Reclaim GDPR Privacy Summary

Dorset Reclaim recognises that your privacy is important and we want to ensure that your data is secure. Your rights relating to use of your personal data changed in May 2018, with the ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ or GDPR, and the Data Protection Act 2018, coming into force. This summary explains in plain English what data we collect, how we use it and why Dorset Reclaim asks for your personal data. If you would...

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Mayor visit 2018
May10

Mayor visit 2018

The Mayor & Mayoress of Bournemouth visited the Stanley Road, Springbourne depot on the 10th May to celebrate Ray Tovey’s retirement with the help of staff & volunteers from all depots. We also took the opportunity to ask the Mayor to present awards to 3 outstanding volunteers from our retail depots, so well done to Simon Vallis from Dorchester, Andrea Groves from Poole & Irene Harris from Bournemouth.   The buffet...

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