The Christchurch and East Dorset Partnership is exploring options for improving customer access to council services and reducing the cost of office accommodation. They are currently looking in detail at their preferred option for future office accommodation, which is to use the Civic Offices in Christchurch as the main partnership office, to build a new…
Dedicated Swanage Railway volunteers are celebrating the restored heritage line through Dorset’s Isle of Purbeck carrying a total of almost 211,000 passengers during 2013 – more than the combined populations of Bournemouth, Wimborne and Blandford Forum.
Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner Martyn Underhill is appealing for victims of crime from Weymouth, Portland and West Dorset to take their places on a special forum, so he can learn from their experiences and ensure that the needs of victims in Dorset are being met.
Ferndown Chamber of Commerce presents The Big Quiz Night Date: Friday 17 January 2014 Time: 7.30pm Price: £5 per person (Max. 6 per team) Venue: Barrington Centre Telephone: 01202 894858 Website: www.ferndownchamber.co.uk View Larger Map
Aspiring young lawyers across Bournemouth and Poole are to dig deep in the New Year to help put food on the tables of some of the neediest residents across the area.
Severe flood warnings remain in place for Chiswell on Portland and Preston Beach Road in Weymouth today, Tuesday 7 January 2014. This follows an assessment of the impact of the forecasted weather, tides and waves of these coastal areas. Chiswell on Portland Dorset Police and partners continue to advise residents and workers in Chiswell…
A special exhibition to showcase the winning images of the Backing Boscombe photography competition go on display to the public this weekend.
A roast for all seasons By Liz Turner Remember that delicious roast turkey dinner on Christmas Day? The mouthwatering aroma of the turkey, vegetables and roast potatoes? This needn’t be just a memory as the chef at the Forest Inn in Ferndown is determined that everyone should be able to enjoy the traditional roast meal…
Highly-skilled archaeologists from Dorset’s Ancient Technology Centre are embarking on the second phase of their experimental work as part of a new visitor centre at the world-famous Stonehenge.
Police are becoming increasingly concerned for a man who has gone missing from an address in Bournemouth.