‘In The Summertime’ Hitmakers to Headline Harbour Festival

Ray Dorset, Mungo Jerry

In the Summertime chart toppers Mungo Jerry are to headline the return of Poole Harbour Festival next month. With 30 live acts on three stages, a world of great street food, free children’s entertainment, local crafts and a rare full band show by 1970s icons Mungo Jerry, whose singer Ray Dorset lives in Westbourne, the…

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Ringwood Folk Club Ian W Brown

Ian W Brown

Ian W Brown Ringwood Folk Club 8pm Tuesday 26 June 2018 The Wathen Bartlett, The Cross, Burley www.ringwoodfolk.org.uk www.ianwbrown.com Folk’s favourite former farmer and secret hit maker Ian W Brown goes back to his roots to play Ringwood Folk Club later this month. It’s more than 30 years since Ian decided he stood a better…

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Police Community Engagements

Your local Neighbourhood Policing Team will be attending the following community engagements in your area throughout June 2018. Please come along to meet us and share any concerns you may have. 13th – Meet The Team The Triangle, Upton 10:00-10:30 14th – Meet The Team Lytchett Matravers Library 10:00-10:30 15th – Meet The Team Drax…

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Poole’s Family Friendly St. George’s Day Festival Returns

Poole St George’s Day Family Music & Beer Festival Friday 20 April, 6.30-11pm Saturday 21 April, noon-11pm St Aldhelm’s Centre, Poole Road, Branksome facebook.com/poolestgeorgesdayfestival/ A thousand party-goers are expected at a family festival to celebrate the best in English food, drink and music over the St George’s Day weekend. The Poole St George’s Day Family…

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Dorset: 40 Coast and Country Walks

From Old Harry Rocks, Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, all along the shore of the Jurassic Coast to Lyme Regis, via the glowing summit of Golden Cap and the one-eyed winking lighthouse at Por tland Bill, Dorset is a walkers’ wonderland. The 40 routes in this book roam over hills and across heathland, go through…

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Truly Represents Extraordinary Events in Extraordinary Places

We love being part of this festival. It truly represents Extraordinary Events in Extraordinary Places, transforming Dorset’s most remarkable landscapes with exceptional experiences. Can you support this great festival? Crowdfunding has started. See: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/inside-out-dorset  

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VenFest-18 on Saturday 5th May

Lytchett, Poole, Dorset. VenFest-18

VenFest-18, May 5th 2018 INFORMATION Food & Venison Festival-Lots of Family fun, live music, live cooking demos, falconry displays, childrens activities, copious amounts of food and drink, dogs on leads welcome.5th May 2018Saturday 10:00am – 16:00pmPost Green, Lytchett, Poole, Dorset BH16 6APTicket Type Ticket TariffChild FreeAdult £3.50 per ticketNote: Prices are a guide only and…

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New Project Looking For Volunteers

Prama - Supporting people at home

New project is looking for volunteers to set up groups for older people without children In the UK there are over one million people aged over 65 who don’t have any children to support them in their old age, over 10,000 of them live in Dorset. By 2032 there is expected to be an 80%…

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Choir to Bring Thomas Hardy Poems Home to Stinsford

Wessex Consort Poole Community

History and romance are sure to hang heavy in the air at a concert of new choral settings of Thomas Hardy’s poetry in the Dorset writer’s family church of St Michael’s Stinsford in April. Some of Hardy’s best-known poems, including ‘A Church Romance’ in which he describes the first sparks of his parents’ love affair…

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