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Bournecoast MD Welcomes Chinese Visitors

Press Release   •   Nov 23, 2011 15:10 GMT

A group of half a dozen Chinese representatives fromZibo City,Shandongled by Mr Zhao XinFa, visited the area to discuss an exciting new initiative to promote the area.

The welcoming committee consisted ofDes Simmonsfrom Bournecoast,Councillor Rod Cooperand Councillor Chris Rochester the Mayor ofBournemouth, who will shortly be opening Bournecoast’s additional office in Westbourne.

The talks were aimed at promoting business and educational exchanges, to assist with expanding international tourism and reinforcing business links withChina.

Bournecoast have been involved in the tourism industry in the town for over 5 decades and are the largest provider of self catering accommodation properties for holiday makers and overseas students, in the area.

Des, who apart from being an active member of the Bournemouth Tourism Management Board is also currently the chairman of the Coastal District BID and the vice-chair of the Bournemouth Area Hospitality Association, said:

 “The event was a real success and the Chinese representatives received a very warm welcome. It is essential for the Town to build international business and educational links and this is a strong sign of commitment fromZiboCity. We must thankCouncillor Rod Cooperfor spending his time on such an important project.”


For more information on Bournecoast, the services they provide and to view all their accommodation, including 360 degree virtual tours on line, please visit their website at or telephone 01202 437880.


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Background :

Bournecoast has been family run for 50 years and was established by Major W G Webb and June Webb.  Keith Simmons MBE, the previouos managing director and Major Webb’s son-in-law, was then joined by his son and daughters,Des Simmons,Veronica StrongmanandAnita Smith, who now run the company with a team of fifteen staff.


Bournecoast Property Agents have extended their skill base within the ever changing property market since their inception.  Over the past 50 years Bourneocast has invested in a skilled workforce, ensuring each member of the team enjoys dealing with people and property whilst ensuring their knowledge of the whole property market is second to none, providing advantage over most local agents.

Bournecoast Property Investments provide specialist knowledge of the property market and what makes a good investment. 

Issued by:

Alexandra Eaton



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