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Abandoned vehicle

Wiltshire Council say they are taking a tougher approach with the owners of cars that are abandoned on the highway. The initiative came as a Tidworth woman was issued with a £200 fixed …
litter CPRE Dorset

The countryside charity CPRE  is coming to Dorset throughout September and is looking for volunteers to help with its annual Green Clean Litter left in our countryside, streets, parks and rivers isn’t just …
rural crime Dorset

Rural crime cost Dorset more than £685,000 in 2018, a new reports says. And despite seeing a fall of 22.3 percent from over £881,000 in 2017, problems in Dorset persist. In its 2019 …
Meerkay Dorset

Police officers are calling on the public to help them find a meerkat that has gone missing following a burglary near Dorchester. The meerkat is a two-year-old female and was being cared for …
schools Dorset

Children across the country have today found out which secondary school they will be going to in September. 97 percent Dorset children have got their first choice of secondary or upper school – …
safe passage dorset

Organisers in Dorset of the campaign to allow three child refugees a year to settle in this county and all other local authorities have welcomed backing from county councillors. Dorset county councillors voted …
caravans, Blakmore Vale Leisure, Dorset, holiday parks

Local firm Blackmore Vale Leisure has been voted the number one dealer in the UK for customer satisfaction when it comes to new caravans. Not only did Blackmore Vale Leisure win, they also …
schools Dorset

Youngsters across the country find out today which secondary or upper school they will be going to in September 2018. In Dorset, 94.9 per cent of children will receive the good news that …
snow roads Dorset school transport

All Dorset County Council day centre transport, SEND and school buses and taxis are cancelled for Thursday and Friday and Fri due to the forecasts for heavy snow. UPDATE All schools in Gillingham …