Bournemouth is a large coastal town in Dorset. Situated in the South-West of England, it has a population of over 168,000 people. Bournemouth has over 7 miles of sandy beaches for residents to enjoy and is also a popular tourist destination and commercial centre.
Bournemouth lies east of the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site which has uncovered the history of the Jurassic period through the wealth of fossils that form part of this 95 mile stretch of coastline.
Bournemouth has a strong literary heritage; it is heavily featured in the novels of Thomas Hardy, as he makes reference to the alias fictional location of Sandbourne in Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Jude the Obscure and the Well Beloved, amongst others. Bournemouth is also the last resting place of author Mary Shelley, as well as being the home of famous writer J.R.R Tolkien, in his retirement.
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