Helping a hearing dog

Healthy Hearing had a great day at the Ferndown festival as part of their Healthy Hearing Week. Lesley and Rufus from The Hearing Dog Charity arrived to help and they raised a wonderful £160 towards training a hearing dog. They said a big thank you to everyone who took advantage of their Free Hearing Test…

Sunflower brings success

Lewis-Manning Hospice is celebrating the success of its annual Sunflower Party, this year held at The Cumberland Hotel, which raised over £13,000 for the charity that offers free specialist palliative nursing care to around 650 local people living with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. Hosted by Paul Kinvig, this year’s event was supported and co-ordinated…

Cream teas save lives

Over the Summer, the Old School Rooms in Sturminster Marshall will be serving cream teas in aid of charities. On the last weekend in July (Saturday 27 and Sunday 28) Friends of the Strays of Greece will be providing cream teas and cakes in this delightful village setting with proceeds going to help abandoned, sick and…

Wine Tasting, Buffet and Band

Featuring RP3 The Wine Tasting is fun, the buffet delicious, the band foot-tappingly fab and you’ll help the great work of NSPCC and the NEW ChildLine Schools Service – so what are you waiting for? Date: 10 July 2013 Time: 7pm-10.30pm Price: £22.50 Venue: The Stone Lounge Telephone: Call The Stone Lounge direct on 01202 893046…

Dorset news

Dorchester’s spate of crime

Officers in Dorchester are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a spate of criminal damage to cars in the town. The five separate incidents happened between 1am and 2.30am on Saturday 29 June 2013 on Princes Street, West Walks Road, Louise Road, and two along Maud Road. In each individual…