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5th September 2018

Another victory for Churchill

A house of bedsits in Boscombe has been transformed into three modern apartments by DWP Housing Partnership – which continues to upgrade its housing stock……

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27th June 2018

DWP goes Ivy League

Dorset’s biggest private landlord has appointed Harvard Window Cleaning as its preferred partner for keeping its property facias clean and tidy…..

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15th May

Cycling Without Age

Cycling Without Age is based on generosity and kindness. It starts with the obvious generous act of taking one or two elderly or less-abled people out on a bike ride…..

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9th May 2018

Key to preventing homelessness

DWP Housing Partnership is backing a government-funded scheme that aims to prevent tenants losing their tenancies…..

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4th January 2018

DWP has invested £3.5m in the last twelve months creating over 50 new affordable homes to help address the local housing need

In the next year it estimates that it will invest a further £2m to develop more units of accommodation including houses and flats as well as retail units for local businesses….

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19th December 2017

DWP Housing Partnership helps spread joy to families with cancer

DWP are one of the latest local firms to become a ‘Secret Santa’ for families facing cancer this Christmas….

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17th October 2017

Big Boost For Boscombe Business

A row of retail units in Boscombe built by DWP Housing Partnership is now completely occupied – and boosting the local economy….

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5th May 2017

The changing face of Boscombe

An entire street block in Boscombe that was torn down and rebuilt has been officially opened. The vast new building on Christchurch Road contains 51 flats for the over-50s and seven shops….

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2nd December 2016

You’re Hired

We have taken on seven apprentices this academic year – more than ever before. They are all on day-release or at night school studying for qualifications in plumbing, electrical installation, plastering and carpentry…..

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12th October 2016

Plucky pedalers rise to challenge

A challenge laid down by Poole Pirates’ speedway boss Matt Ford led to £14,000 being raised for Julia’s House, the Dorset and Wiltshire children’s hospice charity. Steve Wells from DWP Housing Partnership accepted the challenge….

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