The sun shone the whole weekend as a total of 5,253 rowers from 153 clubs and schools took part in the National Schools Regatta at Dorney Lake from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 May. Canford’s 12 crews made up of 58 pupils had a hugely successful weekend, both in terms of the races they won and the experience they gained at this national event.
With just days to go until the first New Forest Arts Festival starts this weekend, around 60 guests attended the festival launch yesterday (7 June) and had a chance to meet some of the artists.
Cheryl Broad, a Wimborne Barber, has offered to have all her hair shaved off at an event to be held in Wimborne Square on Saturday 13 August. It is proposed to make this part of a fun event, which will take place throughout the day raising funds for Poole Hospital Cancer Treatment Trust, more commonly known as the Poole Body Scanner Appeal.
The beautiful and varied Gardens of Cranborne will be open for visitors on the weekend of 18-19 June.
Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park was chosen to appear in the new Cbeebies series of ‘Down on the Farm’ and enjoyed a visit from the film crew, along with JLS star JB Gill who presents the children’s show.
EyeStyle Centre Opticians is a family run opticians in Dorset & Hampshire that prides itself on an impeccable and highly competitive service, providing quality eye care and value for money products.
Buglife is working in collaboration with scientists from the University of Oxford, the University of Southampton, and the Species Recovery Trust to search for one of the UK’s most elusive insects at key locations managed by the Forestry Commission. This mysterious little critter hasn’t been sighted in the UK for well over 15 years and is highly endangered.
Janine Pulford reviews Thriller Live at the Pavilion Theatre in Bournemouth.
Viewpoint Magazine June 2016 Your Independent Local Magazine INSIDE THIS ISSUE: Ringwood Pedal Car Grand Prix – New Mayor of Verwood – Model Town celebrates silver milestone – New chairman for East Dorset – Ringwood Regal update – Family fun at Verwood Carnival – This year sees anniversary special of the Music and Merriment Festival!…
It didn’t take long for the roofless Reliant Rialtos driven by Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc in their first road trip challenge of the BBC’s Top Gear series to go on display at Beaulieu.