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Lloyd Armishaw - Blackmore Vale Publisher

Why I decided to relaunch the Blackmore Vale

The Idea Let me tell you a short story about the new Blackmore Vale Magazine.I was at a small socially distanced gathering on September 1...
Vicky Brunton, Farmer Tom and Vicky’s children Emilia and Arthur

Loved children’s character filmed in Vale

The loveable green animated tractor, fondly known as Ted, farmer Tom and Midge the dog have been busy filming Tractor Ted from the heart...
Compton Castle

Village unrest over castle owner’s plan

The multi-millionaire owner of Compton Castle in south Somerset has caused disquiet in the village with plans to build a garage.
 Bill Hopkins, 72, made...
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,...
TiCKETY BOO: David Taylor

Shaftesbury TiC in the running for annual tourism award

The community-run tourist information centre in Shaftesbury is one of several Blackmore Vale enterprises that are contenders in the Dorset Tourism Awards. The Shaftesbury...
Mampitts Green, Shaftesbury

Shaftesbury Town Council: Land at Mampitts Green will be transferred by Persimmon Homes

Shaftesbury Town Council wants to inform the community that land at Mampitts Green will be transferred by Persimmon Homes at some point to be...
Morrisons Daily Comes To Shaftesbury

Morrisons Daily Comes To Shaftesbury

The former Somerfield and Budgens supermarket store on Bell Street, Shaftesbury, will re-open as a Morrisons Daily on Thursday 13thJanuary 2022, and will be...
Young riders saddle up for Ukrainian Foundation

Young riders saddle up for Ukrainian Foundation

The RAC Saddle Club in Dorset raised £731 in aid of Ukrainian Equestrian Federation Charity Foundation and #Willdoes yesterday Over 40 competitors gathered to compete...
Shaftesbury Car Link

Three years of Shaftesbury Car Link success

Martin and June Hull took on the scheme in 2018 when it was undertaking around 35 trips per month. Drivers are now carrying out...
: North Dorset Railway

Classic cars and vintage vehicles in show

North Dorset Railway is holding a Classic Car & Vintage Vehicles show for the bank holiday weekend, August, 28-30. Along with the show is...