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.’
A student at Blandford St Mary Primary School was recently presented with a goody bag, and cooking equipment for use at the school, when he won a cookery competition with a difference.
The successful child beach safety initiative, LV= KidZone, is back on Bournemouth’s beaches in time for the school holidays, with zones extended to Poole for the first time.
Tops Day Nurseries showed their support for Disability Awareness Day (16 July) by holding various activities, some of which included a visit from their mascot Marty Mouse.
Moors Valley Country Park is gearing for this year’s Bioblitz event on Tuesday 27 July and has three new temporary members of the rangers team to work alongside members of the public.
Three staff members from Diverse Abilities have cycled from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise funds for the Poole-based charity they work for.