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Children at Dorchester Library, with Clive Greenaway, record holder of most jokes in a minute
Last chance to sign up for this year’s garden waste service
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Weymouth and Portland Borough Council

Mayor wanting slower speed limits in Westham

Posted on 03 August 2015

  At a recent Mayor’s Parlour Evening the community of Westham came together to speak about a recently advertised Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for Westham. (more…)

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Get ready to take the Purbeck Pledge this October

Purbeck District Council

Get ready to take the Purbeck Pledge this October

Posted on 30 July 2015

  Residents and organisations throughout Purbeck are being asked to take the pledge to reduce alcohol consumption this October. (more…)

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Street light switch-off is safe

Dorset County Council, Environment

Street light switch-off is safe

Posted on 29 July 2015

  National research has shown that part-night street lighting is not associated with road traffic collisions or crime. (more…)

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West Dorset District Council, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council

Councils encourage responsible dog ownership

Posted on 28 July 2015

  With the summer holidays now well underway, many residents and visitors are set to enjoy time outdoors with their pet dogs. (more…)

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Dorset County Council

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained during the holidays?

Posted on 28 July 2015

  Dorset County Council’s Family Information Service has an online directory packed with fun ideas and activities to keep the whole family entertained this summer. (more…)

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Kids awarded for their wand-erful waste wizards

Dorset Waste Partnership, Partnerships

Kids awarded for their wand-erful waste wizards

Posted on 28 July 2015

  Primary school children in Weymouth and Portland and West Dorset have cast a spell by conjuring their own ‘waste wizards’ out of everyday items. (more…)

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A popular footpath has been reopened

Dorset County Council, Environment

A popular footpath has been reopened

Posted on 27 July 2015

  Part of the Brit Valley Way, near Waytown, has been reopened following extensive river bank restoration. (more…)

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New grant will open up 700 years of Dorset’s history

Council news, Dorset County Council

New grant will open up 700 years of Dorset’s history

Posted on 25 July 2015

  A grant of £297,600 from the Heritage Lottery Fund will allow the Dorset History Centre to open up access to a Dorset family’s archive. (more…)

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