Dorset news

£1 for 2-hour parking charge in Christchurch?

Your views are being sought. Following the Christchurch Chamber of Trade’s request for a ‘£1 for two hours’ parking rate in town centre car parks, Christchurch Council is asking for residents’ and visitors’ views on the proposal. People can give their views in a questionnaire at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/C855Q9F. Alternatively, paper copies are available at Christchurch Civic…

Verwood Rugby

Verwood RUFC announces Colts XV

Verwood RUFC is delighted to announce the introduction of a Colts XV  who will be training together under the Verwood RUFC banner on Thursday evenings from 6.30pm at Potterne Park.  Enquiries about the Colts team should be directed in the first instance to the club on 07973 681768 and a more fomal statement will  be released in due…

Filefish prefer blondes

Lead diver Myke Bell and his colleagues who escort visitors on dives in the Manchester Sea Life Centre’s ocean tank, are having their hair constantly nibbled by a pair of tropical ‘scrawled filefish.’ Now, in an effort to distract their tormenters so they can concentrate on supervising their guest ‘Sea Trekkers,’ they have started taking…