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School’s poppy day tribute to the fallen

North Cadbury Primary School commemorated Remembrance Day 2020 with a Garden of Remembrance.

Scout fundraiser axed due to costs

A paper recycling scheme that raised money for St Mary Gillingham Scout Group has been scrapped after more than…

‘Bravest village’ crown rekindles war memories

A public spat over siting a Tommy statue at Shillingstone war memorial has resurfaced a fascinating story of the…

Illuminated start to festive season

Christmas is coming, and in Blandford it came early in the first week of November with the promised illumination…

Town pays its respects at service of Remembrance

Blandford’s Remembrance Service was brought forward to November 4, the day before lockdown started, and held not in the…

Council’s fund in bid to aid covid recovery

Sherborne Town Council has launched a Community Pandemic Recovery Fund. As coronavirus restrictions begin to increase again, Sherborne Town…

BARRETT RACHEL DIANA

BARRETT RACHEL DIANA Passed away on Saturday 21st November at Yeovil District Hospital aged 85. Much loved mother, grandmother and great…

BOSS Sue

BOSS Sue of Blackford, previously of Zeals and London. Passed away peacefully at home on the 21st November 2020, after 82 wonderful…

Stolen archives of Alan Turing returned to school

Stolen memorabilia and accolades belonging to Second World War Bletchley Park code-breaker Alan Turing are to be returned to…

Care homes’ poppy tribute

  Care home residents in Sherborne and Blandford made beautiful displays for Remembrance Day. Residents of Colten Care homes Abbey View…