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

By Lottie Welch

23rd Jun 2022 | Local News

Dorchester breakfast briefing will keep you updated with what's on today, weather, roadworks and more
Dorchester breakfast briefing will keep you updated with what's on today, weather, roadworks and more

Start your day with Dorchester Nub News' breakfast briefing.

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


The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms and forecasts it will be cloudy with some rain and highs of 23 degrees.

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise: 04:57

Sunset: 21:27

Things to do today

In case you missed it

Dorchester's Shire Hall Museum to host first Pride event

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: 10:00 - 16:00

The Tutankhamun Exhibition: 10:00 - 16:00

The Dinosaur Museum: 10:00 - 16:00

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

The Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum: 10:00 - 17:00

Supermarket opening times

Tesco: 06:00 - 00:00

Co-op: 06:00 - 22:00

Lidl: 08:00 - 22:00

Waitrose: 08:00 - 20:00


  • Dorset Council's programme of surface dressing works has begun. Find out more here
  • Dorset Council is replacing paving in Weymouth Avenue until July 20

Cinema screenings

Plaza cinema: 

Downton Abbey: A New Era - 12:45

Jurassic World: Dominion - 12:30, 16:30 (subtitled), 20:00

Lightyear - 11:30, 14;30, 16:00, 17:30, 20:30

Top Gun: Maverick - 12:00, 15:30, 19:00, 19:30


Top Gun: Maverick - 14:15, 17:30, 20:30

Lightyear - 14:30, 17:15, 20:00

Jurassic World: Dominion - 13:45, 17:00, 20:15

Fun fact of the day

Poole Habour’s Brownsea Island is home for one of the few colonies of red squirrels in England.


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