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Blackmore Vale Arts & Entertainment

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso
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The Bridport and District Model Railway Club will hold its annual exhibition at the Sir John Colfox Academy, Bridport

Model railway exhibition steaming into Bridport next month

MODEL railway enthusiasts will be steaming into west Dorset next month. The Bridport and District Model Railway Club will hold its annual exhibition at the...
WADS is set to stage Cinderella

Audition for a role in this year’s Wincanton panto!

BUDDING actors are being encouraged to try their luck for a role in an upcoming pantomime. Wincanton Amateur Dramatics Society (WADS) has announced the 2024...
Nine gardens will be open around Salisbury Cathedral Close in the Friends of the Cathedral fundraiser

Take a step behind the garden gate in Salisbury Cathedral Close

THE Friends of Salisbury Cathedral are inviting visitors to their Secret Gardens of the Close event this weekend. Nine gardens will be open around Salisbury...
Bovington Tank Musuem curator David Willey and the Hermann Goring sculpture – with bullet holes

Dorset museum showcase for Hermann Goring statue

A SCULPTURE of top Nazi Hermann Goring’s head with two bullet holes in it is attracting attention at Dorset’s Tank Museum after featuring in...
Giants of the local literary world will be at large in Sturminster Newton for the literary festival this June 5-10

Programme announced for Sturminster Newton Literary Festival

THE experiences of a helicopter test pilot and the story of a Wimbledon tennis ace who escaped the Nazis will be among those discussed...
Get Heli runs several shuttle flights each day from London to the Glastonbury Festival

Want to avoid Glastonbury Festival traffic? Take a helicopter shuttle!

IT'S the vision of doom for many Glastonbury goers - the back end of a car, signalling the start of a queue to get...
Tisbury is going green with a range of events. Picture: Tisbury Parish Council

Vale village going green for week of climate events

A VALE village is going green next month with a range of events over nine days. Tisbury Parish Council will host the celebration of local...
Shire Hall Museum in Dorchester will host Dorset Youth Pride on June 10

Dorset Youth Pride event returning to Dorchester in June

THE LGBT+ community will be celebrated at an event in Dorchester next month. Dorset Youth Pride returns to the Shire Hall Museum on Saturday, June...
Ethan Speed will represent Shaftesbury School at the national final in London

Passion for poetry sees Shaftesbury School student land spot in national final

A PASSION for poetry recital has seen a Shaftesbury School student land a date at the historic Globe theatre. Sixth former Ethan Speed has been...
Defashion Dorset runs on May 26 and 27

‘Groundbreaking’ event in Dorset to address fast fashion

LOCAL clothing will be the focus of a ground-breaking event this month. Defashion Dorset will highlight environmental and sustainability issues facing the fashion industry, as...