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Churchill Shaftesbury

Moving house during your retirement years can be a daunting prospect; that’s why Churchill Retirement Living says it is offering to pay stamp duty and help towards moving costs for people in Shaftesbury …

Dorset-based housebuilder, CG Fry & Son, has raised over £1,500 by hosting events as part of Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. The events were recently held across their housing developments in …
Probus Gillingham

A vision for the future of Gillingham was outlined by Mike Gould, a town councillor, in a talk to the members of the Gillingham Probus Club on Tuesday, 29 October. Councillor Gould told …
Dorset Council

There are just a few days left for community projects to apply for grants up to the value of £6,000 in this round of Dorset Council’s Community Impact Fund, says the authority. On …
Pat Osborne

North Dorset’s Labour candidate in the December general election has waded into the debate on climate change by calling for the next government to do far more far quicker than the present target …
pat Osborne

Pat Osborne has been reselected as Labour’s parliamentary candidate for North Dorset. North Dorset Labour Party believes that Pat, who came second in the 2017 General Election, is currently the only local person …
Ian David Green farmers Shaftesbury

Ian and David Green have been named regional finalists in the ForFarmers Excellence in Farming Awards, as a result of their attention to detail towards forage production. The brothers, finalists in the Forage …
Shaftesbury budget

Shaftesbury Town Council says it is inviting comments from the public on its budget and strategic plan proposals at a special meeting being held on Tuesday 28 October in the Council Chamber at …
schools, education

Families across Dorset are being reminded that there is just over a week left to apply for their child’s secondary or upper school place for September 2020. As it stands, nearly 500 children …