An emergency grant of £255,038 for Lighthouse has been announced by Arts Council England and confirms the short-term survival of Poole’s centre for the arts.
Poole Museum and Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum in Bournemouth have reopened today, Tuesday 7 July.
Following a recent spate of bike thefts, which left some Poole Hospital staff unable to get to work, Dorset Rough Riders, a Bournemouth and Poole based off-road cycle club, has donated 10 bike locks.
Harry Redknapp has completed two laps of his Sandbanks garden to support the Julia’s House Around the World challenge.
The Major Crime Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the death of 31-year-old James Cutting, from Bournemouth, who was found with stab wounds in Boscombe Chine Gardens at 5.49pm on Tuesday 30 June 2020.
Bournemouth Coastal BID has launched the Monster Hero Safari trail in its seven areas – Tuckton, Pokesdown, Southbourne, Boscombe, East Cliff and West Cliff, Seafront and Westbourne – and collecting them will help the NHS.
Dorset Arts Festival, a brand new three-day outdoor event showcasing the best artists and makers in the county, was launched on 3 July and continued throughout the weekend.
A £700,000 restoration of the Priest’s House Museum in Wimborne has now been completed.
Having seen photographs of half a million people crammed like sardines on Dorset beaches beamed throughout the world, and the resulting effect of the litter these people left behind, are you worried about the state of Dorset beaches?
Hall & Woodhouse, Dorset’s leading independent family-owned brewer, will begin a phased re-opening of its managed pubs from Tuesday 7 July, after polling the opinions of more than 10,000 of its regular guests.