Taking the plunge for charity

Teams taking part in Wimborne Rotary’s 13th annual Swimathon, sponsored by the club’s Business Partners, raised more than £5,000 for their favourite charities this year.  Held at Canford School Sports Centre on 28 June, cash prizes totalling £400 were awarded to competitors’ good causes in a series of lucky draws held at the end of…

Help find missing man

Dorset Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing man. David Button, 54, was last seen by his son at his home address in the St Leonards area at 3pm yesterday, Thursday 7 August. He was reported missing at 10.04pm on the same day. He left a note saying he was going…

Wimborne Whoppa

Wimborne’s Premier Motorcycle event returns this year. The ever popular Wimborne Whoppa is one of the top grass track meetings of the motorcycle racing calendar. It will take place at Pilford Farm, Uddens, Wimborne BH21 7BD. After the club successfully promoted the British Championship Masters race meeting last September, it has again attracted a top…