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Staff and volunteers recognised for hard work and dedication

Staff and volunteers recognised for hard work and dedication

It was an evening of glam and glitter as Dorset County Hospital staff and volunteers were recognised for their hard work and dedication at the 2019 GEM and Long Service Awards. The awards are presented annually to recognise the ...
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Generous donation boosts Friends’ fundraising mission

Generous donation boosts Friends’ fundraising mission

A generous donation has pushed the latest fundraising initiative by Friends of Dorset County Hospital ever closer to their target. Graham Curtis donated an overwhelming £3,500 to the Friends after taking part in the Dorchester Lions 2K Fun Run, ...
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Witness appeal following burglaries in North Dorset village

Witness appeal following burglaries in North Dorset village

Officers investigating a series of burglaries in a North Dorset village are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. A previous appeal was issued by Dorset Police in relation to a burglary in the Chapel Lane ...
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Our roadside verges – a fine balance to strike

Our roadside verges - a fine balance to strike

In Dorset, we are very proud of our roadside verge maintenance and are committed to a healthy environment. During the summer months, our roadside verges and green spaces, like picnic areas, all start to grow very rapidly. We have ...
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What’s On

Below is a small example of forthcoming local events in June. See the What’s On Guide for lots more including local Arts Centres. 

21st Carismático Tango Band Dorchester Arts Centre. See website for more details

22nd June St Aldhelm Church Fete “A jolly good old fashioned Church Fete”. Entertainment, stalls and refreshments. Entrance 50p Accompanied under 16’s Free. St Aldhelm’s Church, School Drive,  Crossways. DT2 8WR, adjoining Frome Valley First School.

22nd Chesil Rocks Higher Farmhouse, Langton Herring, Weymouth 11am-11pm Supporting the Samaritans. Annual music and arts festival. Tickets Bridport TIC, Dorchester TIC or online. A£20, 11-16yrs £10, 0-10 Free. 01308 424901 www.chesilrocks.com

23rd Fun Dog Show Martinstown village green, 2pm. Coincides with Open Gardens event. Classes for pedigrees and Heinz 57 breeds! More details 07813 196958

27th to 29th (+ 4th to 6th July) Far From The Madding Crowd New Hardy Players. Various venues. See website for more details

28th Jazz with Mike Denham Brownsword Hall, Poundbury 7 for 7.30pm. See website for details  www.brownswordevents.org.uk

29 Dorset Art Market Avenue Stadium, Weymouth Avenue, Dorchester. 10am – 2pm. Free to attend. Free parking adjacent to stadium. Louise Stewart 01305 815201 | 07951 255818

29 June – 01 July Pollution Pods Portland Stadium Bowl. 10am – 7pm. Admission free. In a series of interconnecting pods, visitors will feel, taste and smell the environments that are the norm for much of the world’s population. The installation has toured to enormous acclaim worldwide. More details – https://b-side.org.uk/events/pollution-pods

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We need many volunteers including presenters, technicians, production assistants, fundraisers and local event reporters. Full training will be provided for the roles of presenter and technician. If you are interested please get in touch.

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