In a recent announcement, Environment Secretary Michael Gove committed to conserve and enhance England’s finest landscapes as he launched a review of England’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole will be welcoming the official FIFA mascot, Zabivaka, on Saturday 9 June, following Sunseeker announcing its sponsorship of the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
A dealer who was twice caught supplying class A drugs in Bournemouth town centre has been jailed for a total of three years.
A rare, native species of snake has been spotted at Black Heath in Thorncombe wood, near Dorchester during a regular reptile survey being carried out by Dorset County Council’s countryside rangers.
Rural highway grass verges are currently cut twice a year, but trials have taken place to reduce the number of cuts, help conserve wildflowers and improve the biodiversity of our rural verges.
This week saw the commencement of major refurbishment works at the Heatherlands Centre in Ferndown, which will see the popular facility modernised throughout.
Dorset Police is launching its summer drink driving campaign today (1 June) in Bournemouth Square which will run until 16 July to coincide with the World Cup.
With one of the biggest processions in recent years and a scorching hot day to draw the crowds, Verwood Carnival on May Bank Holiday saw its biggest and most successful event for years.