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Christmas Trail 2021 at Kingston Lacy in the Blackmore Vale

Spectacular Kingston Lacy Christmas Lights

While many of us are still waiting for summer to put in a late appearance (“And just what time do you call this..?!?”), and...
Brad Jones, British Superbike Rider

Superbike ace Brad is fighting back after crash horror at Brands Hatch

Stalbridge superbiker Brad Jones is gradually being eased out of an induced coma following his terrifying crash in a race at Brand’s Hatch. Brad,...
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‘LIKE AN OPEN PRISON’: Covid-hit Gypsies say ambulance was unable to access their camp...

By Karen Bate newsdesk@blackmorevale.net   A covid outbreak at Piddlehinton Gypsy and Traveller site has highlighted worrying difficulties for its residents. Health issues, poverty and isolation are...
Blackmore Vale, Londoner outbids shepherd for rotten old hut

Come Buy, Londoner outbids shepherd for rotten old hut

I wanted it for my wife: Sheep farmer outbid in battle for £16k shepherd’s hut By Steve Keenan newsdesk@blackmorevale.net The sheep farmer who finally lost a £16k...
Sturminster Newton Mill, Blackmore Vale

Trouble at mill? Not any more: It’s back to the grindstone at much loved...

Flour power! Mill reopens after a difficult year By Steve Keenan It will be all hands to the grindstone this weekend when Sturminster Newton Mill stages...
cyclists finished North Dorset Cycle on Gold Hill

Hardy cyclists brave thunder and rain

With big smiles and high spirits, hundreds of soggy cyclists braved the monsoons and pushed through the gruelling 55-mile stretch of the North Dorset...
Opposition grows to giant solar farm to be built in Hardy's Vale. Mappowder, Hazelbury Bryan

Opposition grows to scheme for giant

A bid to build one of Britain’s biggest solar power stations on 190 acres, the size of more than 17 Wembley Stadiums, on productive...