When it came to attempting to break a world record the youngsters and staff at one Dorset school dressed as superheroes for their Flash record attempt.
More than 40 years of determined endeavour by several generations of dedicated volunteers has been officially recognised with the Duke of Gloucester presenting the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Award for Voluntary Service to the Swanage Railway.
Rock for Heroes are fundraising through music in Wimborne in July in support of the charity Help for Heroes.
A Bournemouth-based charity, the Crumbs Project, was amongst 150 charities attending a reception at Buckingham Palace hosted by HRH The Price of Wales to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Garfield Weston Foundation.
The director of the Tank Museum in Bovington, Dorset has been awarded the Order of the British Empire in the Queen’s 2018 birthday honours list in recognition of his services to military heritage.
The Royal Voluntary Service is calling on Dorset knitters to take part in a knitting challenge to make a collection of special volunteer dollies to mark the service’s 80th anniversary.
Elected Members of the Dorset Area made history on 7 June by coming together to form the new Shadow Dorset Council, which will ensure the legal transition from the six existing councils to the new Dorset Council in April next year.
The Christchurch Cheese and Chilli festival for cheese and chilli lovers takes place at Hurn, near Bournemouth Airport from 9-10 June
A Bournemouth firefighter is in training for a massive cycling challenge, where she hopes to raise as much money as possible for the Fire Fighters Charity.
House hunters are being asked to help bring more homes to Dorset by signing up to the Opening Doors Home Ownership Register.