An evening with Johnny Herbert

Regent Centre, Saturday 22 June 2013, 7.30pm Tickets £20, Concs £18 Box Office 01202 499199 Get ready for ‘An Evening With Johnny Herbert!’ This brand new presentation is an absolute must for all ‘Petrol Heads’ as Sky TV’s Grand Prix presenter and former British Grand Prix winner, Johnny Herbert, takes to the stage to talk…

Hooray for Hollywood

Regent Centre, Friday 31 May & Saturday 1 June Tickets £12.50 Concs £10.50, Child £5.00 (Under 12s. Box Office: 01202 499 199 Fresh from their award winning production of ‘Whistle Down The Wind’ at the Regent Centre come BBLOC (Bournemouth and Boscombe Light Operatic Company) with a new show that will play at the Regent…

A heartwarming sight

The first cygnets have hatched at Moors Valley Country Park and Forest, near Ringwood, signalling the arrival of summer at the Park. Not only is this earliest hatching at the Park since records began, but the first of the cygnets to arrive  is also believed to be the 100th hatching at Moors Valley since it…

25 buskers wanted

Moors Valley Country Park and Forest, near Ringwood, is looking for local acoustic talent to help mark its 25th anniversary. Twenty-five buskers are being sought to take part in a unique ‘Music in the Park’ event on 7 July – one for each year since the Park’s opening in 1988. The event is a flashback…

Get ahead!

Residents with a passion for Hengistbury Head are being encouraged to volunteer their time to help support the brand new visitor centre – opening late summer 2013. The Council is looking to recruit more than fifty volunteers to provide a variety of services all year round at the new community-run facility, including: ·         Front of house…

Verwood’s new mayor

Verwood Town Council has revealed its new mayor elect: Cllr Peter Richardson. Born in 1940 in Portsmouth, Peter was educated at the grammar school, leaving in 1957 to take up a position in the City Architect’s Department. In 1963, he entered the King Alfred College of Education, Winchester and trained as a teacher, specialising in primary…

Aid, granted

 On Tuesday 30 April the Annual Town Assembly of Verwood Town Council took place. Reports were received from the Mayor, the Chairmen of the Finance and General Purposes Committee, Amenities Committee and the Plans Consultative Committee. Grant Aid cheques were handed out to the East Dorset Citizens Advice Bureaux, Forest FM, New Forest Citizens Advice…