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…

Vive la ‘Beer’

Teaching the French to drink real English beer could be considered to be an impossible task. Not so. A recent visit to the Blandford brewery of Hall and Woodhouse proved revealing, not just for the members of the Rotary Club of the Cote du Nacre in Caen northern France but also to their hosts, the…

Carnival fun

Verwood Carnival took place on 29 June with a scaled down procession of walking floats only followed by arena events in the carnival field. There were plenty of stalls to visit, including one run by Pam Smith who was fund-raising for Macmillan Cancer Support in Dorset and Hampshire. Pam said, “It was a lovely sunny…