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Read Easy Gillingham Shaftesbury

When Karen Hobden left school at 14 years of age, she couldn’t read or write, not even her name or address. This continued for the next 35 years and the impact of being …

REGULAR EVENTS   GILLINGHAM COUNTRY MARKET Every Friday from 8.30am-11am at the Methodist Church Hall (next to Lloyds Bank), High Street Gillingham. Gillingham Country Market offers a truly local shopping experience and a …
mental health day

Gillingham councillor Barry Von Clemens has called on businesses in the area to sign up to the Time to Change employer pledge on mental health issues. Speaking on World Mental Health day on …
Southern Extension Gillingham

The company looking to develop 960 homes at the core of Gillingham’s massive Southern Extension residential property scheme is hoping to apply for outline planning permission by next month. And Andrew Hodgson, director, …
Property trends Gillingham Shaftesbury

Estate agents in this region always keep one eye on the London property market in case it has an impact here in North Dorset and South-West Wiltshire. This year the usual price bounce …
Dorset Police

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged assault in Gillingham. It was reported that a local man aged in his 40s was assaulted while walking his dog in the area …
Harwood Retail Centre

Councillors have voted unanimously to recommend rejection of planes for ‘phase two’ of the Harwood Retail Centre off Station Road in the centre of Gillingham involving a mixed development of shows, takeaway food …
westminster memorial hospital shaftesbury

The threatened inpatient beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital in Shaftesbury look likely to be saved after all, writes Richard Thomas. The health body Dorset Care Commissioning Group (CCG) has today announced a U-turn …
St Mary's Gillingham SGN

Pupils at St Mary’s Primary School in Gillingham are returning to a newly spruced-up playground and classrooms this week thanks to gas network company SGN. In May this year, almost 200 customers in …