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Council tax – checks on single person discounts continue

Posted on 17 September 2014

Council tax payers in Purbeck, West Dorset and Weymouth & Portland who get a 25% reduction on their bill as single occupancy residents are being checked. 

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Browse by topic, Dorset County Council, Environment, Leisure

Explore a special corner of Dorset through dazzling artwork

Posted on 16 September 2014

Butterflies, ear trumpets and a giant white hare will put the South Dorset Ridgeway in a whole new light this weekend.

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Children in circle

Dorset County Council, Leisure

Help shape the future for children’s music services

Posted on 15 September 2014

The county council’s Arts Development team wants local music teachers to join in a survey to open up music opportunities for more children and young people.

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Browse by council, Dorset County Council, Environment

Prison sentence for cattle farmer

Posted on 15 September 2014

A Dorset cattle farmer has been jailed for failing to register his animals and ensure their movements could be traced as part of animal disease controls.

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Dorset Waste Partnership, Environment

Bin deliveries completed in West Dorset

Posted on 15 September 2014

The Dorset Waste Partnership (DWP) has finished delivering new containers in part of West Dorset ready for the Recycle for Dorset collection service starting in October.

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Christchurch Borough Council, East Dorset District Council

Christchurch & East Dorset Partnership gets government funding for transformation project

Posted on 12 September 2014

The Christchurch & East Dorset Partnership has been awarded a government grant of £160,000 to take forward a project to introduce a joint planning system.

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Dorset County Council

Renewed efforts to resolve Dorset’s free school meals problem

Posted on 12 September 2014

Bosses from Chartwells and local councils have met to urgently address problems with the delivery of free school meals in parts of Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.

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East Dorset District Council

East Dorset residents asked for views on proposed parish changes

Posted on 11 September 2014

Residents in East Dorset are being asked for their views on a public consultation including proposals to change some parish and town council boundaries.

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