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Council announces results of planning consultation
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North Dorset District Council

District council seeks public opinion on local plan

Posted on 06 July 2015

  Residents, businesses and other stakeholders will have the opportunity to have their say on modifications to the local plan suggested by the Local Plan Inspector following hearings in February. The modifications cover issues that were considered at the examination. The inspector is now seeking comments on the proposed changes to the plan, but not […]

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affordable housing

West Dorset District Council

Rural Housing Week highlights the importance of affordable homes

Posted on 06 July 2015

  Rural Housing Week is taking place this week, focusing on the issues affecting rural housing and, in particular, the need to develop more affordable homes across the country. Affordable housing plays a crucial part in helping to support local communities, enabling local people to continue living in the area near their friends and family. […]

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Closed road will open this week

Dorset County Council, Transport

Closed road will open this week

Posted on 06 July 2015

  The C13 that links Blandford to Shaftesbury via Melbury Abbas will be opened tomorrow (7 July) following final technical checks on traffic control through Dinah’s Hollow. (more…)

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Successful completion of Christchurch beach recycling scheme

Christchurch Borough Council

Successful completion of Christchurch beach recycling scheme

Posted on 01 July 2015

  The beach recycling scheme in Christchurch, which was 12 months in the planning and which took eight weeks to implement, has been completed. (more…)

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Councillors consider plans to transform support services

Browse by council, Council news, Dorset County Council

Councillors consider plans to transform support services

Posted on 01 July 2015

  County councillors will next week consider a report outlining major changes to the way the council’s ‘back office’ services – such as human resources, finance and IT – are delivered. (more…)

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Weymouth and Portland Borough Council

Weymouth launches programme for Sports and Well-Being summer festival

Posted on 30 June 2015

  Weymouth’s reputation for hosting great sports events continues in 2015 with the Sports and Well-Being Festival, running from 11 to 26 July 2015. Following a successful bid to the ‘Inspired by 2012′ Health and Well-being Legacy Fund, organisers Weymouth & Portland Borough Council, Dorset County Council and Active Dorset are delivering a two-week programme of […]

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Kids can have a Summer Blast in Christchurch and East Dorset

Christchurch Borough Council, East Dorset District Council, Leisure

Kids can have a Summer Blast in Christchurch and East Dorset

Posted on 29 June 2015

  Kids in Christchurch and East Dorset won’t be bored over the summer holidays as a publication from the Christchurch and East Dorset Partnership lists a whole host of holiday activities. (more…)

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New ‘health walks’ in Corfe Mullen and Alderholt in need of volunteer leaders

East Dorset District Council

New ‘health walks’ in Corfe Mullen and Alderholt in need of volunteer leaders

Posted on 26 June 2015

  Volunteers are being sought to lead new health walks which are planned in Corfe Mullen and Alderholt. (more…)

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