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Cllr George Farquhar is set to tackle the Bournemouth Half Marathon in October next year

Deputy mayor of Bournemouth taking on half-marathon for cancer cause

THE Deputy Mayor of Bournemouth is in training for next year’s Bournemouth half marathon in support of Dorset cancer…

Lewis-Manning supporters, clockwise from top; Harry & Sandra Redknapp, patient Christine, Fearne Cotton, Jeff Mostyn and Emelia Fox

Celebrities back Dorset hospice charity’s plea for double donations

TV PRESENTER Fearne Cotton, actress Emilia Fox and Harry and Sandra Redknapp are among celebrities endorsing a Dorset hospice…

A range of free activities are on offer for young people in Dorset this Christmas. Picture: Dorset Council

Free holiday activities for young people on offer in Purbeck this Christmas

A RANGE of free activities are on offer to children and young people across Dorset this Christmas. Holiday clubs, activities…

Gullivers Bookshop creates a dazzkiing window display each Christmas

Gullivers Bookshop in Wimborne unveils dazzling 2023 Christmas window display

THE popular Christmas window display at Gullivers Bookshop has returned to delight Wimborne shoppers. The High Street store is owned…

The attack happened in Hayters Way, Alderholt, according to Dorset Police. Picture: Google

Man injured after attack in Alderholt street

A MAN suffered facial injuries after being attacked in the street. The incident unfolded in Hayters Way, Alderholt, at around…

Staff at Christchurch Day Hospital celebrate the accreditation

Care at Christchurch Day Hospital gains accreditation

LEVELS of care given to patients at Christchurch Day Hospital have been awarded a special accreditation. The hospital team has…

Lara Longford, learning & community engagement officer, and two members of her volunteering team being presented with the award

Museum of East Dorset handed prestigious educational award

A WIMBORNE museum has been awarded a status reflecting its educational work. The Museum of East Dorset, an independent charity,…

Children from Year 6 at Yarrells School took part in the charity cycle

PICTURES: Youngsters join Hamworthy care home in cycle for Children in Need

A CARE home’s very own Pudsey bear helped complete an epic cycle challenge for Children in…

The Mar-Key Group, based in Christchurch, has expanded

New jobs created as Dorset Marquee firm expands

A DORSET firm that provides marquees for events including Royal Ascot and the Wimbledon Championships, is expanding. Temporary structures company…

The Old Thatch was a location for Christmas in the Cotswolds, starring Kimberley Nixon and Lewis Griffiths. Picture: Channel 5

Pub near Wimborne hits the big screen as Christmas film location

EAGLE-eyed viewers may have spotted a popular Wimborne pub on their TV screens over the weekend. The Old Thatch, at…