Turning Wood, Doing Good!

Darren Wheeler, wood turner and sculptor from Dorset is supporting the regional charity Autism Wessex by collecting donations during Dorset Arts Week 2014.
Darren will be opening his home and workshop to the public during Dorset Arts Week, 24 May-8 June 2014 to hold daily woodwork demonstrations whilst displaying his unique pieces of work.

Have you seen this bike?

Officers in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a motorbike (pictured) was stolen from a company in Chickerell, Weymouth. The burglary happened some time between 6pm on Thursday 13 February 2014 and 7am on Friday 14 February 2014 at Barry’s Coaches on Cambridge Road. The offenders forced their…

Dorset news

‘Savings Surgeries’ in Christchurch and East Dorset for Climate Week

Christchurch and East Dorset Councils are working with two local organisations to offer residents free advice on energy efficiency and water efficiency during Climate Week, which takes place from Monday 3 to Sunday 9 March. Two ‘Savings Surgery’ drop-in sessions have been arranged where representatives from Sembcorp Bournemouth Water and Dorset Energy Advice Centre (DEAC)…