Dorchester breakfast briefing: What's on, roadworks, opening times and more

By Lottie Welch

15th Mar 2022 | Local News

Dorchester breakfast briefing: What's on, roadworks, opening times and more
Dorchester breakfast briefing: What's on, roadworks, opening times and more

Start your day with Dorchester Nub News' breakfast briefing.

Find weather, things to do, opening times, roadworks and more.


The Met Office forecasts it will be cloudy with some sun with highs of 12 degrees.

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise: 06:24

Sunset: 18:14

Things to do today

Quiet Revolutions will be on display at Dorset Museum • The first Dorchester Science Festival is taking place

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Attraction opening times

Dorset Museum: 10:00 - 16:00

Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum: 10:00 - 16:00

The Keep Military Museum: 10:00 - 16:30

The Teddy Bear Museum: CLOSED

The Tutankhamun Exhibition: CLOSED

The Dinosaur Museum: CLOSED

The Terracotta Warriors Museum: 10:00 - 16:00

The Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum: CLOSED

Supermarket opening times

Tesco: 06:00 - 22:00

Co-op: 06:00 - 22:00

Lidl: 08:00 - 22:00

Waitrose: 08:00 - 20:00


• Dorset Council will be carrying out works in North Walk, and the footpath will be closed, until April 1 • Tans Lane will be closed until March 18 while Dorset Council carries out works. A signed diversion is in place • Birch Lane and Long Lane in Puddletown will be closed today while Openreach carries out works • Jurassic Fibre will be carrying out works in Icen Way until March 17

Cinema screenings

Plaza cinema:

Belfast - 13:30, 20:30

Death on the Nile - 19:00

The Batman - 15:15 (subtitled), 19:30

The Duke - 14:30, 16:15, 17:30

Uncharted - 14:00, 17:00, 20:00


The Batman - 16:00, 19:00, 20:00

Sing 2 - 16:15

Uncharted - 19:45

The Duke - 17:15

Death on The Nile - 13:00

Cyrano - 14:15

Dune - 13:00

Fun fact of the day

Whitcombe Disc Golf Course at Beaminster has hosted the British Open Disc Golf Championship on a number of occasions and the European Disc Golf Championship in 2003.

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