Dorchester Tennis and Squash Club has had a new artificial clay surface installed and Alistair Clark from the club told us more about it.
Contact details: Adam Lawrence 01305 268103 between 9am and 11am, Monday to Friday
Pauline Hardisty from the 1st Weymouth Girls Brigade called in to talk about this excellent group with which she has been involved for a long time.
Past members note – a reunion is planned for the weekend of 26th/27th January 2019. Listen to the audio for more details.
More info here: http://www.weychurch.co.uk/girls_brigade.html
Contact details: email@example.com or 01305 785314
With the Youth Parliament elections on the horizon, with several local students standing for election, KeeP Driving was joined by an inspirational young man, Laurence Hayward from Sturminster Newton who is coming to the end of his term of office. Laurence is also featured in The All Inclusive Show at 11 am Thursday 17th January.
On Friday 11th January Edward Morello from the Liberal Democrat party joined Rob Mott by telephone on KeeP Driving to discuss the Brexit situation. This was followed on Monday 14th January by a report by John Shepherd on a talk by Tim Martin, Chairman of Wetherspoons, which was held in The Swan pub in Weymouth
Councillor Gerald Duke popped in to the studio this afternoon to wish everyone a Happy New Year and Rob spoke to him on KeeP Driving
Sam Johnston, County Archivist based at the Dorset History Centre in Dorchester, called in to talk about the Herrison Hospital Archive. Herrison was formerly called the County Asylum but now has been redeveloped as housing and known as Charlton Down just north of Charminster.
In addition to Becky’s weekly update her studio guests are Chris and Rosie Short from The Churchfitters ahead of their Dorset tour this weekend! Plus we hear a few songs from their albums ‘Old Friends’ and ‘Christmas Wassail’!
More info here – https://artsreach.co.uk/event/the-churchfitters
and here – http://www.churchfitters.com/eagenda.php
and order CDs here – http://www.churchfitters.com/eboutique.php
John Shepherd spoke on the phone to oncology consultant Dr Mike Bayne from Poole Hospital about how the new cancer treatment centre at Dorset County Hospital came about.
Our Breakfast show presenter Alan Downton chats to Rob about the KeeP 106 Tombola stall at the Dorchester Christmas Cracker
Debbie Thomas, Cub Scout and Beaver leader, called in to talk about the Scout Post with which she has been associated for 25 years!
More information here: http://www.dwdscouts.org.uk/scout-post