Residents in Ferndown are exasperated by the lack of movement regarding the sudden closure of their post office on 5 July and there seems little prospect of it opening any time soon.
The Borough of Poole council has been awarded £450,000 to extend a programme aimed at preventing domestic abuse.
Dudsbury Golf Club Seniors’ and Captain’s Golf Day saw 124 players tee off on 17 July and raise over £2,000 in support of the Families for Children (FFC) newly launched Atrium Centre for Adoption Support.
The Regent Centre in Christchurch receives award for the most admissions to satellite screenings from the Royal Opera House and Royal Ballet.
The commitment and achievements of local volunteers were celebrated at the Poole Cultural Volunteers Awards evening held recently.
East Dorset District Council is supporting a trial scheme to help residents get a better deal on their gas and electricity.
Ferndown Bowls Club has raised a sum of £200 for the president’s charity of the year, the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.
A grant awarded by TownsWeb Archiving will be used by Dorset History Centre to digitise a local photographer’s negative collection, which is deteriorating due to ‘vinegar syndrome.’