BH Life

The magazine of Bournemouth Borough Council

BH Life magazine is delivered to homes four times a year

The magazine is packed with news about your council services, local developments, as well as events and other useful information. 

When is the magazine published?

  • Spring edition - mid March 
  • Summer edition - mid June 
  • Autumn edition - mid September
  • Winter edition - late November / early December.

If you would like to submit an article for the magazine, please email information to:

Distribution - please tell us if you don't receive BH Life

Delivery of the spring edition is due to take place from 5 March 2018 and usually takes around two weeks. Please note that due to earlier severe weather, deliveries are a little behind schedule.

If you live in Bournemouth and do not regularly receive the magazine, please let us know so we can put this right. We need to know your property number and postcode.

Report delivery problems on: 01202 451435 or email:

Additional copies of BH Life magazine are available from council reception points, libraries, community centres and some local supermarkets. Previous editions of BH Life magazine are also available online.

Alternative formats - audio and large print

BH Life magazine is also available in large print and in audio. The audio version is produced by Bournemouth and Wessex Talking Newspapers, a local charity.

We can also provide a summary of the magazine in large print. If you would like an audio, large print or other format, please contact us on: 01202 451616 or email:

Other information

  • Print Run: 86,000
  • Cost: each copy costs around 10p