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  Developers and house builders are being invited to bid for the right to construct new houses on the Ham Farm section of Gillingham’s large Southern Extension development. National property consultancy Carter Jonas, …
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Salisbury District Hospital has announced that both the Springs and Hedgerows restaurants are now open for patients and visitors. Both facilities have been closed due to the hospital’s response to the pandemic but …
stower provost first aid

Following nominations made by the local community, Stower Provost Community School near Gillingham was selected to receive a free, first aid workshop. The workshop taught the children key life skills ranging from what …
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Shaftesbury Town Council is to hire a barrister to challenge a government inspector’s decision to allow a housing development on the slopes of the town facing Gillingham. The decision, that apparently took both …
Dorset police

Police officers are appealing for information to identify the driver of a vehicle involved in a road traffic collision in North Dorset. At around 7pm on Sunday 12 September 2021 a single vehicle …
Dorset Police

A man has been arrested in connection with a series of reported commercial burglaries in the Shaftesbury and Gillingham area. Police officers in North Dorset have been investigating a series of 15 offences …
Dorset police

Officers are investigating an incident where a mute swan was found dead in Poole and are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at around …
Dorset Police

Officers carrying out searches to find wanted Gillingham man Nicholas Castle are pleased to confirm he has been located. Castle, aged 24, was wanted on prison recall after breaching the conditions of his …
allotments

Councillors in Gillingham have given allotment holders on Cemetery Road permission to install CCTV cameras. The move follows a number of thefts and and incidents of damage at those allotments in recent months. …