Dorset Cancer Care Foundation (DCCF) has been inundated with stunning photographs for its first charity calendar.
This year’s Bournemouth Jazz Festival is being described as the best ever, with a fantastic programme of live jazz events from 6pm Friday right through until 10 pm Sunday with a large number of people coming from outside the area as well as from Bournemouth itself.
A special main line train has made history after being the first to run on the Swanage Railway’s newly completed three-mile extension towards Wareham – a further step towards running trains to the Purbeck town.
Stewarts Garden Centres has appointed Jamie Rollings, formerly with the Blue Diamond Garden Centre group for 12 years. Jamie has relocated from the Channel Islands to take the role of Outdoor Plant Buyer Manager for the long established Dorset based horticultural business. In his teenage years he studied horticulture at the Sparsholt College near Winchester, before embarking on a varied career within horticultural retailing.
A three-day exercise to test the emergency response to, and aftermath of, a serious collision started today (26 April).
Allum & Sidaway celebrate 40 years in Ringwood!
A very proud and emotional ceremony took place recently aboard HMS Victory in Portsmouth.
Dorset resident Thelma Barlow, who played Mavis in the soap opera Coronation Street, is supporting a charity event before she moves away from the area.
Dorset boys’ and girls’ under 15s basketball teams are celebrating second and third place respectively in the South West England Regional Inter-County Tournament held on 23 and 24 April.