In a shock move, the Barrington Centre in Ferndown has closed as of today (20 January 2017).
Naomi House and Jacksplace, the Hampshire-based hospice charity for children, has received a donation of £7,500 from the Freemasons.
NEWS FEED National Trust volunteer, Annette Joyce, at Clouds Hill ©National Trust/Martin Stephen The small cottages near Dorchester where Thomas Hardy and Lawrence of Arabia lived are charming to look at, but it’s the warm welcome of the volunteer guides there that turn them from houses into homes. On 1 March the National Trust will…
Local man Lee Thomas, 32 from Poole, has set a world record by running a half marathon in Antarctica in the fastest time.
NEWS FEED Consider this nightmare scenario – a huge container ship heading down the English Channel is severely damaged in a storm and forced to come ashore on Dorset’s famous Jurassic Coast – a World Heritage Coastline. The major maritime incident put the coastal village of Branscombe firmly on the map and sparked a major…
A new free art and reminiscence project in Poole has been launched for people living with dementia and their close family members.
HRH The Princess Royal, Princess Anne, opened a brand new facility in Dorset yesterday – the Livability Spinal Injury Centre at Holton Lee.
Bidding for a pair of silver bull elephants, just under 7-inches across, reached £1,000 at Lawrences in Crewkerne recently.