Press release -

Bournecoast Short Listed For Tourism Award

They have reached the final for Self Catering / Camping & Caravanning Establishment of the Year.

The winners will be announced on Thursday 22nd November at Boscombe’s O2 Academy where the evening will commence with a drinks reception, followed by a three course meal and then the awards ceremony with Victorian circus themed entertainment throughout.

This prestigious event will conclude with a spectacular after show party including music and dancing until late. 

Managing Director, Des Simmons said, “It is an honour to reach the short list.  It means a great deal to me that we are well respected and run a happy and healthy working environment.”

For more information regarding Bournecoast, please visit the Bournecoast website at or telephone 01202 437888.


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Issued by: Alex Eaton Chartered Marketer Bournecoast 01202 437888 


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Further Information:

In 2010 Bournecoast celebrated it’s 50th anniversary and has been family run since it’s inception when it was established by Major & June Webb in 1960.  Keith Simmons MBE, the previous managing director and Major Webb’s son-in-law, was then joined by his son and daughters, Des Simmons, Veronica Strongman andAnita 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. 

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.