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It’s tree planting time again!

by Sally Gregson. Now, a few weeks and months after the last fiery breaths of the drought, it’s time to…

Hardy fellows from plains of southern Africa

by Sally Gregson. As the days shorten, the temperatures cool, and the garden starts to shut down for the winter,…

Duke’s last call for coins and medals

Duke’s of Dorchester is inviting final entries for its Coins and Medals auction on Friday 18 November. Some exceptional lots…

Clothes, hats, shoes, fabrics and more besides

Acreman St. Antiques Auction Sherborne is holding its specialist Textile, Fashion & Apparel Auction on Friday 21 October with…

Home is where the heart truly is

Following previous tours with Brilliance and The Iranian Feast, much-loved touring theatre company Farnham Maltings brought its new production,…

Carole’s Bake Off journey ends

SHERBORNE baker Carole Edwards has left the show. The 59-year-old was selected to leave the Channel 4 bakery programme after…

Joyce Ringrose – artist and teacher

by Nicci Brown. A retrospective exhibition is being staged of the work of a well-known Dorset artist, teacher and potter…

Vaughan Williams anniversary concert

Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir (pictured) is giving a special concert, together with violinist Christina Scott, at Sturminster Newton Parish Church…

Purcell at chapel

Cherubim Chamber Choir and String Ensemble will perform a programme covering all aspects of Henry Purcell’s music,…

Halloween fun at Shire Hall

The Shire Hall Museum in Dorchester will be hosting spooky Halloween fun during the school October half-term. The museum brings…