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£15,000 church roof appeal boost

ST MARY'S Church in Bridport have received £15,000 towards their roof appeal, after the plaster ceiling collapsed over the north aisle in November last...

Plans to improve dementia services in Dorset

A REVIEW to improve the quality of Dorset’s dementia services is running over the coming weeks.Local people are being asked what is good and...

More home safety and falls prevention events

FROM September to March 2017, Dorset County Council’s early help team and Dorset Partnership for Older People Programme (POPP) will be holding another series...

Dorset’s healthcare heroes are honoured at awards ceremony

OUTSTANDING staff and volunteers, including two at Bridport Community Hospital, who go the extra mile to help patients have been honoured at a local...

Cancer support group’s community grant boost

THE Living Tree, a cancer support group based in Bridport, were the latest recipients of a Bluebird Care Dorset Community Grant this month.The group...

Projects to pitch for funds at first ‘Soup’

FOUR local projects have been selected to pitch to a live crowd-funding community dinner at Bridport’s first ever ‘Soup’.Four community projects have four minutes...

New plans for huge solar panel site submitted

A NEW application has been submitted for a massive solar panel site near Rampisham.The decision has meant that a public inquiry into the original...

Locals learn how to save a life

PEOPLE in Bridport were offered the chance to learn the skills to be the difference between a life lost and a life saved as...

Emergency meeting to save local branch of parent support charity

THE Bridport and Lyme Regis branch of the NCT, the parent support charity, has called an emergency meeting to urgently discuss how he branch...

Defibrillator installed in old West Milton phone box

A NEW defibrillator has now been installed in West Milton in the village phone box after a successful fundraising campaigner by residents in Nettlecombe.The...