Ballet in blue

Starlight Dance students delighted parents and friends at their recent display in aid of children’s charities. As well as gorgeous ballerinas in blue, the audience were treated to a variety of routines that included cheerleaders, hip-hop girls, an Italian tarantella and even penguins. Not to be outdone by the younger students, there was also a…

Model quilts by Happy Patchers

The annual quilt exhibition of Happy Patchers is taking place at Wimborne Model Town from Tuesday 10 September  to Sunday 15 September between 10am and 5pm each day.  The exhibition is open to all.  Highlights of this year’s show of the Wimborne based patchwork and quilting group include  the deceptively titled ‘It’s as Easy as Falling off…

Art works for local charity

Lewis-Manning Hospice is celebrating the recent success of a local art exhibition that has raised £2250 for the Poole-based charity who offer free specialist palliative nursing care to hundreds of local people living with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. Organised by local artists Margaret Hasted, Sarah Kelly, Kathe Holt and Chris Saunders, the two week…