Fears for the future of tourism in Dorset – which is valued at around £1 billion a year, and supports almost 40,000 jobs – has been highlighted in two surveys conducted by Dorset Council’s Visit Dorset team and Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
An insight into how former England National Rugby Union Captain Tony Diprose, now head of sport at Canford School, is tackling the COVID-19 issues.
A Dorset Police officer has been charged with murder following the death of a 41-year-old Bournemouth woman.
Design and technology teachers and year 13 students at Lytchett Minster School have donated visor masks to Tops Day Nurseries.
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NHS staff and other key workers across Dorset and Poole Community Exchange’s Foodbank will be able to enjoy some soft drinks, thanks to the generosity of Hall & Woodhouse.
The UK Government has announced that golf will be able to resume in England on Wednesday, 13 May 2020. All outdoor sport must be done alone or within a household group and that includes golf. There is no change to the current position in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and so golf courses in these countries must remain closed for now.
Arson is suspected after a significant area of heathland at Bourne Valley Nature Reserve went up in flames on Saturday 9 May.
Lewis-Manning Hospice Care has received a donation of £1,000 from the AFC Bournemouth Cherries’ Community Fund.
A Bournemouth trail running events company has donated £7,060 to Poole Hospital Charity.