Find out what’s on and what’s coming up next at our venues. Hear how businesses, associations and political parties have benefited from Bournemouth’s coastal vibe and flexible venues. Learn more about our social mission and how this underpins everything we do. Discover what goes on behind the scenes to get events live in rapid succession.

Anniversary celebrations to mark Bournemouth Pavilion’s ninetieth year

January 22, 2019

This year Bournemouth Pavilion, the town’s Grade II listed theatre, ballroom and cultural venue, will be celebrating its ninetieth anniversary. It opened on Tuesday 19 March 1929. During March 2019 there will be a series of special anniversary events and activities for all. On Sunday 10 March Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO) will be delivering a […]

Bournemouth Pantomime Fund Raising Success

January 8, 2019

Bucket collections at a Bournemouth Pantomime have raised more than £9,000 for Variety, The Children’s Charity, and BH Live. Collections were made following 48 performances of Sleeping Beauty starring actors Rita Simons, from ‘I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here’ and ‘EastEnders’, and ‘Brookside’ star Jennifer Ellison who shared the role of the wicked […]

Phoenix Pianos partnership to hit right notes at Fairfield Halls

January 8, 2019

BH Live has joined forces with Phoenix Pianos to supply Fairfield Halls with a range of its finest instruments when the venue opens later this year. This includes several upright pianos, which will be placed around the venue, and a concert grand to be situated in what will become known as the venue’s Phoenix Concert […]

Celebrating the city’s sporting youngsters

December 10, 2018

Portsmouth’s Sports Council’s young sports person of the year award, sponsored by BH Live, is now open for entries. The award aims to celebrate young people’s sporting successes and is open to Portsmouth residents aged 18 and under who are currently competing in sport at a high level. Anyone can nominate a young person for […]

BH Live recognised as a leading social enterprise

November 29, 2018

BH Live, a charitable trust and social enterprise based in Dorset, Hampshire and London, was highly commended in the Transformative Community Business category at the UK Social Enterprise Awards, held last night at Guildhall, London. The national awards organised by Social Enterprise UK (SEUK) shines a spotlight on the leading lights of the social enterprise […]

Energy-saving champions gather for inaugural awards

November 20, 2018

Energy-saving champions from across the region have come together to celebrate their commitment to making Dorset and Hampshire a more sustainable places to live and do business. The Big Green Awards, hosted by The Southern Sustainability Partnership Limited (TSSP), is the first event of its type in the region. Its ambition is to highlight organisations […]

Largest Christmas market returns for third year

October 25, 2018

One of the region’s largest indoor Christmas markets returns to Littledown Centre in Bournemouth next month. More than 3,000 visitors attended last year and this year organisers are anticipating even more. The popular event takes place on Sunday 25 November 2018 between 11am-4pm. More than 150 stalls will be showcasing Christmas gifts and seasonal merchandise including hand-crafted jewellery, […]

Pioneering cancer prehabilitation

October 15, 2018

BH Live has joined forces with leading clinical researchers and health partners to deliver a pioneering exercise and wellbeing programme for cancer patients awaiting surgery across the Wessex region. Called the WesFit study, this clinical research programme is led by Professor Sandy Jack of the University of Southampton and University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. […]

#RunAndTalk event to support mental health

September 27, 2018

BH Live is hosting a #RunAndTalk event in Portsmouth to support local mental health – and everyone is welcome to join in. #RunAndTalk is an England Athletics campaign, supported by Mind the mental health charity. During 6-12 October 2018, England Athletics is encouraging people across the country to run one mile or further and to […]

BH Live activates south coast for National Fitness Day 2018

September 24, 2018

BH Live is throwing open its doors across Dorset and Hampshire to provide a range of activities to mark National Fitness Day 2018 – the most active day of the year. National Fitness Day on Wednesday 26 September 2018 will see a huge range of events and taster sessions take place across the country and the south coast is no exception. National Fitness Day sees the […]

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