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dog orders Gillingham

Residents, visitors and organisations in North Dorset, including Gillingham and Shaftebury, are being invited to have their say about rules concerning dogs. People are being asked what they think about dogs in public …
dog leads Gillingham

Gillingham, Shaftesbury and local parish councils could soon be given wider scope to control dog fouling, under a proposal put forward by North Dorset District Council, write Michael Streeter and Richard Thomas. The …

The Mayor of Gillingham and Pioneer Minister the Revd Eve Pegler have launched a ‘Christmas Story’ competition aimed at primary schools in the Gillingham area. The contest is open to any child of …
Shaftesbury High Street

North Dorset may have a ‘veneer of affluence’ but underneath many ordinary people are struggling, a meeting to set up a Momentum group for the area was told last month. Francesca Cupido from …
Future Dorset

The former chairman of Dorset County Council and current Gillingham county councillor Andrew Cattaway says he fears that Dorset’s rural areas, including Gillingham and Shaftesbury, will continue to be Dorset’s ‘poor relations’ under …
Elf Trail Gillingham

A Gillingham woman has come up with a novel way to celebrate Christmas – an Elf Trail around the town. Lynn Fern is asking local residents and shop owners and businesses to create …
Austin Raishbrook Netflix

A Los Angeles-based TV documentary starring a former Gillingham School pupil is to be broadcast on Netflix from Friday 17 November. Journalist Austin Raishbrook, now 41, works as a freelance television stringer in …

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 …
Momentum Shaftesbury Gillingham

A further meeting has taken place towards establishing a Momentum group for the Gillingham and Shaftesbury area. The movement, which sprang out of Jeremy Corbyn’s successful bid to be Labour Party leader, says …