Archaeology students from the University of Southampton

Shipwrightry at Buckler’s Hard

Archaeology students from the University of Southampton will take a step back in time at Buckler’s Hard to the days of Britain’s most famous Royal Navy flag officer, Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson. They will spend the Bank Holiday weekend (4-6 May) at the historic village, where ships for Nelson’s Trafalgar fleet were built, getting hands-on…

Verwood Concert Brass players of the year

VCB players of the year

Following Verwood Concert Brass’ annual general meeting on 25 March, the musical directors each awarded a trophy to their player of the year. For the Training Band there was a joint award to Callum Moran (Trombone) and Rhys Pegoraro (Soprano Cornet). Robert Graves (Eb Bass) received the B Band award and the A Band award…

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£110,000 confiscation order

A man convicted of money laundering, possession of criminal property and an offence under the medicines act has been issued a £110,000 confiscation order. The 55-year-old man, from Bournemouth, was convicted of the offences on 27 November 2011. His trial followed an investigation by Dorset Police which found he was selling perfumes stolen from the…