Community projects, which have been hardest hit by Covid-19 in its first year, are to be supported by the new Wessex Water Foundation.
Many children who have not been able to get back to school will be missing their annual sports days.
A ground-breaking medical unit at Poole Hospital, which has reduced the time many older patients spend in hospital, has promoted interest nationally and internationally.
The Armed Forces Day flag was raised by Landmark Support Services (Landmark) at Wyke Regis Training Camp in Weymouth to mark the beginning of Armed Forces Week 2020.
Bournemouth hit the national headlines yesterday, when despite advice to stay away, thousands of people overwhelmed the beaches.
After just two weeks, 18 stores have shown support for a BBQ-free New Forest by withdrawing disposable BBQs from sale.
Following BCP Council’s bid to the government for £25 million of funding, Poole has been named as one of the first areas shortlisted.
During the Covid-19 pandemic more than 123,000 jobs have been supported in Dorset, either by the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) or by the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme.