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floods dorset

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service has reminded drivers to take care when driving on roads potentially affected by flooding. It says a number of calls have been received today, 22 November, …
otters dorset

Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) says it has been made aware of a rising number of otter deaths in Dorset this autumn. Most deaths have occurred on roads and are thought to be due …
Dorset Police

Dorset Police are giving the general public the opportunity to step into the chief constable’s shoes and tell us where they want to see resources allocated. This phase allows the public to choose …
carer support Dorset

Carer Support Dorset have now officially opened their service for unpaid carers of over 18s across Dorset in a celebration at their new offices. The organisation will be a central point of contact …
shaftesbury Town Council

Former town councillor Karen Tippins is one of three candidates competing to fill the vacancy on Shaftesbury Town Council left by the recent resignation of Simon Pritchard who has left to become the …
Dorset police

Detectives investigating the death of a 20-year-old man in Bournemouth have charged an 18-year-old man with his murder. At 10.10pm on Saturday 16 November 2019 Dorset Police was called by the ambulance service …

Aldi is set to celebrate the opening of a brand new store in Gillingham on Thursday 21st November at 8am with the help of Olympic gold medallist Kat Copeland. Standing at 1,254 m2 …
parish poll shaftesbury

People who want to start 2020 with a bit of extra cash in their pocket are being encouraged to support Wiltshire Council at the general election. The council is looking for counters to …
Wyvern Savings Loans Gillingham

The Gillingham branch of credit union Wyvern Savings & Loans recently celebrated its 1,000th opening to the public. The occasion was marked by a visit from Gillingham mayor Barry Von Clemens who is …