The Purbeck Trail Series

The Isle of Purbeck is characterised by its stunning scenery that attracts many holidaymakers. However, it is also gaining a well-deserved reputation for the quality of its running events. With the hills, off-road trails and closeness to the sea these races are not for the faint-hearted but ideal for those runners who want more of a challenge.

Dangerous paedophile convicted

Luke Stephen Collie, age 24, from Bournemouth, has been sentenced to four-and-a-half years for causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity. He was handed his sentence at Bournemouth Crown Court on Monday 12 May. On sentencing, the judge stated that he considered Collie posed a significant risk of further sexual offending and…

CashUnity cheque presentation

Mrs Happy wins £1,000!

Well, not quite – it was Anna Heath from Ringwood, but when the mother of five heard she had won £1,000 in mags4dorset’s shop local initiative, CashUnity, there were screams of delight at the end of the phone line. She was presented with her cheque by one of mags4dorset’s directors Ben Pulford and was definitely…