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Thousands line the streets for annual carnival

SIDMOUTH Carnival was once again a resounding success as thousands lined the streets to watch the procession.The weather held off for most of the evening,...

Water Aid campaigners visit Downing Street

HUSBAND and wife Brian Johnson and Caroline Rigby from Honiton visited Number 10 Downing Street recently to hand in WaterAid’s #Toilets SaveLives petition that...

Offwell school celebrates Roald Dahl

OFFWELL School celebrated the centenary of Roald Dahl’s birth by dipping into three of his books. ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ provided the inspiration for...

‘Best of British’ with Silver Band

OTTERY St Mary is offering an audience a chance to take a musical tour of Britain at a special upcoming concert.The concert on Saturday,...

New barber shop opens for business on Saddlers Lane

A NEW barber shop has opened for business in Ottery St Mary.Ottery Gents is the brainchild of Ottery resident Laura Allard, a trained hairdresser...

New site proposals for recycling and green waste plants

A NEW site for Dorchester’s household recycling site and a ‘green waste’ plant in the Piddle Valley are being proposed in the latest consultation...

New suite for minor surgery

DORSET County Hospital has opened a new minor surgical procedure suite thanks to charitable support.Funding from the Friends of Dorset County Hospital and the...

Lions’ helping hand for community volunteers

WEYMOUTH and Portland Lions Club have donated £645 to the Weymouth Community Volunteers.The funding is in recognition of all the help the group has...

Project to promote coast path in bid to boost tourism

A PROJECT to raise the international profile of the South West Coast Path is expected to bring extra tourists to the region.The South West...

Dorset men donate £500 to hospital cancer unit appeal

THE Society of Dorset Men has presented a £500 cheque to the planned new cancer outpatients unit at Dorset County Hospital.“Sadly a number of...