Bournemouth is about 94 miles (151 km) southwest of London. The borough borders the neighbouring boroughs of Poole and Christchurch to the west and east respectively and the East Dorset District to the north.
Is Bournemouth a safe place to live?
Bournemouth is the most dangerous city in Dorset, and is among the top 10 most dangerous overall out of Dorsets 274 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Bournemouth in 2020 was 91 crimes per 1,000 people.
What are the nice areas of Bournemouth?
Best Places to Live in BournemouthWestbourne. Westbourne is in Bournemouth but it feels like a village with a distinct identity, and its hugely popular with newcomers. Boscombe. This seaside suburb of Bournemouth has had a bad press over the years. Sandbanks. Southbourne. Winton.8 Apr 2020
Who is the most famous person from Bournemouth?
12 famous people who have lived in BournemouthTony Hancock. One of Britains best-known comedians and actors was brought up in Bournemouth where his father worked as an entertainer at the Railway Hotel in Holdenhurst Road. Alex James. J.R.R Tolkien. Jane Goodall. Tony Blackburn. Bill Bryson. Gareth Malone. Freddie Mills.More items •28 Jan 2014
How safe is Bournemouth at night?
Bournemouth is pretty safe after dark according to Numbeo. They give the area a moderate rating for safety when walking alone during night. Bournemouth is home to many clubs and bars, as well as pubs and the usual hotspots for criminal behaviour in towns.