The release of a ‘Poppy Explosion’ of 2016 poppy petals from the roof of the Barrington Theatre will launch Dorset’s Poppy Appeal, which will be opened by the county chairman of the Royal British Legion.
Spooky balloons, fiendish face painting and monster mask making take place on Friday 28 October from 11am to 3pm at Ringwood’s Furlong Shopping Centre.
The results of the shop window pumpkin competition will also be announced.
Rafal Seniuk, 21 from Poland, was sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court on 21 October, after pleading guilty to causing death by careless driving.
MAGS4DORSET, the local Dorset magazine publishers’ competitions are extremely popular with their readers, but a recent one in September’s Viewpoint caused a frenzy of entries.
A specialist dementia care home in Verwood, has just introduced the ‘Playlist for Life’ scheme, playing over 300 songs specially chosen by all its residents.
Darryl Tidd has been appointed as the new director of the local grant-giving charity, Talbot Village Trust.
Dazzling fire shows and magical music will be entertaining crowds visiting the Quay for Poole’s spectacular free firework display on Saturday November 5 at 8pm.
There was double cause for celebration after Moors Valley Country Park and Forest near Ringwood, came away with two gold awards in this year’s Dorset Tourism Awards.
Top young architects are being drafted in to help revitalise Poole town centre.
An ex-solicitor has been found guilty and jailed for five years for five counts of fraud by false representation.