A bereaved brother and sister from Wimborne are taking to the waterways of England and the roads of France to help raise money in memory of their father.
Fears that there would be no panto in Wimborne this Christmas have disappeared with the news that Made to Measure Productions are to stage Jack and the Beanstalk at the Tivoli.
Lottery funding has come to the rescue of The Priest’s House Museum, the Museum of East Dorset, which re-opens in October.
Two people sadly died following a collision on Blandford Road near Kingston Lacy involving a white BMW 114i and a white Skoda Fabia.
A short service to mark the 75th anniversary of VJ Day took place beside the war memorial on the Minster Green adjacent to the Minster Church of St Cuthburga on Saturday 15 August.
VJ Day 75 will be marked in Wimborne Minster – with social distancing throughout.
As part of the national Shop Local Week that runs until 17 August, Wimborne BID is highlighting everything that’s special about supporting Wimborne businesses.
For the past 20 years, Wimborne in Bloom has held a duck race on the August Bank Holiday Saturday, but sadly this year’s event scheduled for 29 August has had to be cancelled.
With the week starting on a rainy note it is a good time to visit your local library – and the good news is that nine Dorset Council libraries re-opened today Monday 27 July.
Wimborne Tourist Information Centre has celebrated a name change after a major upgrade as part of a £700,000 restoration project at the neighbouring Priest’s House Museum, which owns and operates the centre.