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Dorset police

Police officers are issuing CCTV images of a man they would like to identify as they investigate a burglary in Shaftesbury. At around 1am on Friday 24 November 2023 entry was gained to …
Gillingham Mayor Barry Von Clemens, Councillor Val Pothecary and the Media Makers student team.

Over the last eight weeks Gillingham School students have been taking part in a Media Makers Club through the Gillingham Youth Collective. The club has involved young people working after-school developing media skills …
Dorset police

Police officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision nesr Gillingham are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. Dorset Police received a report at 9.15pm on Friday 29 September …
RiversMeet solar panels

Gillingham’s RiversMeet leisure centre has completed its project with an energy company to install solar panels to help cut electricity bills. Under the arrangement with Conrad Energy a total of 528 panels have …
Constable Gillingham

One of Gillingham’s claims to cultural fame is that the artist John Constable produced two well-known paintings of the town based on his visits here. One is ‘The Bridge at Gillingham’, which is …
Dorset police

Police officers are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following a burglary at a garage in Gillingham. The incident occurred between 6pm on Thursday 31 August and 4am on …
Green flag award

Gillingham Town Council is celebrating after receiving Green Flag Awards for three of their sites in Gillingham along the Rivers Stour, Lodden and Shreen Water. The news that the sites have achieved the …
Dorset police

Police officers investigating a serious road traffic collision in North Dorset are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward. The single-vehicle collision on the A30 between East Stour …
Gillingham Town Council

People are invited to come along on Thursday 10 August from 6 – 7pm at Gillingham Town Hall for the first ‘North Dorset Networking Event’. This free event aims to support local businesses …