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Asian hornet

Dorset Council has issued a warning about the Asian Hornet. An unwelcome invader, they will eat all kinds of pollinators but their favourite food is honeybees. They also have a very nasty sting. …
5G Dorset

A bid led by Dorset Council has been awarded £4.335m to help understand how rural communities could benefit from next generation mobile connectivity. A consortium of council, local, national and international partners plans …
communities conference Dorset

A conference and networking event that will bring together anyone who is passionate about their community from across Dorset is being held in Corfe Mullen. The ‘Growing Hope in Our Communities’ event at …
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Authority has approved a budget of £57.064 million for 2020-21. At its meeting on 12 February, the Authority agreed to increase its share of the council tax …
Home Library Service

What could be better than getting lost in a good book? Do you or someone you know love reading but find it difficult to get books from the library due to health or …
storm ciara

The Met Office has issued a wind weather warning for Sunday 9 February. There will be very strong winds, with some rainfall from midnight Saturday night, throughout Sunday and possibly into Monday morning, …
Dog lead Gillingham Dorset

Dorset Council has launched a 12-week public consultation on rules about dogs in public spaces. It says this will help with the development of the new Dorset-wide dog-related Public Spaces Protection Order. The …
Ferndown Auxiliary Unit

Dorset Council is looking for the relatives of the WWII Ferndown Auxiliary Unit. This group of specially-trained volunteers were members of the Home Guard and practised their drills at their secret Operations Base …
sing and stroll

The Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty team have been awarded more than £380,000 to expand their health and wellbeing project, ‘Stepping into Nature’. Supported by the National Lottery Community Fund, the project …