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primary school reception

Some 95.8 per cent of applicants in Dorset have been offered their first choice of primary school -for reception), and just under 95 per cent have been offered their middle school of choice …
car speed

Five Dorset towns and villages have the approval to proceed with the introduction of 20mph zones or speed limits. The town or parish councils for Langton Matravers, Bridport, Wimborne, Pimperne and Winfrith successfully …
budget Dorset

Dorset Council’s budget of £377 million for 2024-25 was approved by councillors at the full council meeting on 13 February. This continues what the council calls its ‘commitment to maintain frontline services, without …
arts funding Dorset

Dorset Council’s Organisational Revenue Support Fund for Culture has awarded £486,000 to 28 organisations over the next three years. A total of 41 applications were received from arts and heritage organisations and accredited …
Dorset police

Two serving Dorset Police officers and a former officer who shared racist, sexist, homophobic or inappropriate messages on a WhatsApp group, bullied colleagues and behaved in a derogatory manner have been found guilty …
Dorset C

Grants of up to £5,000 are available for projects that bring communities across Dorset together. For anyone looking to kickstart a new project that will make a difference for people in their community, …
NHS well being

A free NHS mental health support service has launched a new-look website which makes accessing help simpler than ever. Steps2Wellbeing provides talking therapies, online courses and guided self-help for Dorset residents who are …
Litter pick Big Help Out

To celebrate his Coronation, King Charles III is inviting everyone to volunteer for their favourite cause on Monday 8 May as part of The Big Help Out. The aim of this day is …
car charging

Dorset Council has announced ambitious plans to get electric vehicle (EV) chargepoints into towns and villages across the Dorset Council area, as part of its new Charging Ahead programme. By 2030, the programme …