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Make a date in your diary to take tour of the dairy

The Cheese Experience tours of Feltham’s Farm & Cheese facility are available from April 1, subject to covid-19. Dates…

Blessed are the cheesemakers who are planning a comeback in 2021

Britain’s champion cheesemakers are planning a post-covid comeback in 2021, with new cheeses and plans to throw open the…

Quiz legal experts about wills on phone for free

Age UK North, South & West Dorset, in partnership with local solicitors from Nantes, Blanchards Bailey and Humphries Kirk,…

Auction a huge success & more on way in 2021

Clarke’s auctions at Semley would like to wish their customers a happy and safe 2021. In view of the new…

Under-insurance could spell disaster

Business already struggling in the wake of covid-19 face another invisible threat in the form of under-insurance. The latest…

Teddy Rocks ready to go this year

Blandford festival Teddy Rocks, which raises funds for children’s cancer charity Teddy 20 and was forced to cancel its…

Children run a Lap of honour

Children at Child Okeford Primary School ran from the capital of Lapland, Rovaniemi to Santa’s home in Korvatunturi in…

Here comes the bride… from 1928

A ‘hugely important addition’ has been made to Blandford Fashion Museum. When Miss Violet Blewden married Walter Sadler on…

Group raise £1,000 in hours

Volunteers from Riding for the Disabled, Hanford Group and local supporters raised £1,000 in December from the sales of…

Town’s pavements & roads improved

Funding secured by Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership through the Government’s Local Growth Fund is being invested in Gillingham town…