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Dorchester: Councillors to create 'masterplan' for the town outlining what it needs

Posted: 03.08.21 by Trevor Bevins - Local Democracy Reporter Local News

Work on a town centre ‘masterplan’ for Dorchester will start later this month and continue into the autumn. Town councillors will work ...

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Dorchester: Work finally begins to replace station's collapsed wall

Posted: 03.08.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

West Dorset MP Chris Loder’s campaign to improve the condition of one of Dorchester’s railway stations has been given a boost. Work fin...

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Dorchester: Town council is bringing Mars to the town

Posted: 02.08.21 by Trevor Bevins - Local Democracy Reporter Local News

After bringing the Moon to Dorchester the town council are to go one better and bring Mars – or at least a large-scale model of it. Councillors h...

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Posted: 01.08.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

Did you know Dorchester Nub News has a free weekly newsletter? More than 380 people are already getting hyperlocal news straight to their email inb...

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MP blasts Dorchester bid to have city status as 'unwanted and unnecessary'

Posted: 31.07.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

West Dorset MP, Chris Loder has said Dorchester Town Council needs to “prioritise on what matters to our county town” after it was announc...

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Latest Covid figures in Dorset: Cases decrease across county over past week

Posted: 30.07.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

There has been a decrease in Covid-19 cases across Dorset over the past week. Public Health Dorset reports there are 969 confirmed cases in the las...

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Internet sensation Jackie Weaver urges Nub News readers to sign petition asking for harsher sanctions on unruly councillors

Posted: 30.07.21 by Deborah Bowyer Local News

Local government adviser Jackie Weaver became viral internet sensation when she booted the unruly chairman of Handforth Parish Council in Cheshire out...

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Dorchester: Villages take the first step towards a neighbourhood plan

Posted: 30.07.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

Residents of Tincleton, West Knighton, West Stafford and Woodsford have the opportunity to shape their community through the development of a neighbou...

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Dorchester's new Writers' Rose Garden to be officially opened - and named - this weekend

Posted: 29.07.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

Dorchester’s new Writers’ Rose Garden will be officially opened this weekend. The new feature in the Borough Gardens is between the new tennis ...

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Dorchester: Dorset Summer Show comes to town this weekend

Posted: 28.07.21 by Lottie Welch Local News

The Dorset Summer Show is coming to Dorchester this weekend. The original Dorset County Show was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the...

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