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Dorset Council

climate

Dorset councillors and Dorset Council officers are to meet with staff from Gillingham Town Council and other local councils who want to reduce their carbon footprint after declaring a state of ‘climate emergency’. …
Dorset Council

Dorset Council has begun work on a new Dorset-wide Local Plan which will set out new housing and commercial areas and community facilities, whilst aiming to protect the county’s special environment. As part …
lottery Dorset Council

Dorset Council is seeking the views of local residents, community groups and local charities on the proposal to run a ‘Community Lottery’ for local good causes in the Dorset council area. It is …
community projects Dorset

Dorset Council has opened its Community Impact fund to back community projects that help improve the lives of local people. There is a total of £75,000 available to help community organisations and charities, …
Sajid Javid Gillingham

Dorset Council has welcomed the Chancellor’s spending round announcement to increase funding for council-run services. However, it still warned of a ‘challenging budget position’ because of ‘growing demand’ for children’s services and adult …
safe passage Dorset

Dorset Council has voted to support Safe Passage (Dorset) – provided that the government fully funds the programme. Safe passage is calling upon every local authority across the country to commit to accepting …
Dorset Council

Dorset Council has brought together its new Climate Change Executive Advisory Panel for the first time. The panel was established following the declaration of a climate change emergency at Dorset Council back in …
Polling Station

This Thursday voters in Gillingham, Shaftesbury and elsewhere in Dorset go to the pools new elect the first councillors to represent them on the newly -formed Dorset Council, which last month replaced Dorset …