Celebrating our heritage

Verwood Town Mayor, Councillor Peter Richardson, visited the Heathland Heritage Centre and was shown around the museum and viewed the exhibition of the celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the Queen’s Coronation. In the photo is Councillor Peter Richardson and Mrs Vivienne Clifton, volunteer at the centre.  

Come to the Dog Show!

Waggy Tails’ annual dog show takes place on 15 June at the King George V playing fields. Classes include “Best veteran (over 8 years)”, “Most handsome male”, “prettiest female”, “waggiest tale” and more! Photographer Ken Thomas will be available at various times throughout the day to take pictures of the class winners. You can get…

A Royal Visit

Roger and Pamela Long received an invitation from the Queen, via the Lord Chamberlain, to attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace held last Thursday 30th May. The honour was in recognition of the many hours of voluntary work carried out by Roger and Pam for the benefit of West Moors, especially as Chairman and Publicity Officer of the…

Missing woman appeal

Dorset Police is appealing for help from the public to find a missing woman. Zara Broughton, 28, was last seen at an address in Wimborne at 10.30pm on Thursday, 30 May when she left the premises driving a black Renault Clio. Today, (3 June 2013), the vehicle was reported to police as abandoned at the…

Wimborne Town signs James Stokoe

Wimborne Town FC boss Steve Cuss is hoping new signing James Stokoe will provide the extra power up front to forge a playoff challenge from the Magpies in the forthcoming campaign. Speculation that the 27-year-old was Cuthbury-bound was stirred up after he appeared in Wimborne colours in a friendly against an Arsenal XI last month.…