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

By Lottie Welch

19th Jul 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 an amber warning for extreme heat and forecasts it will be sunny with highs of 30 degrees.

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise: 05:19

Sunset: 21:13

Things to do today

In case you missed it

Jobs in Dorchester: Art consultant, receptionist, beauty therapist and more

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: 

Elvis - 19:45

Jurassic World: Dominion - 19:00

Lightyear - 10:45

Minions 2: The Rise of Gru - 13:15 (subtitled), 16:00

The Railway Children Return - 14:00, 17:00

Thor: Love and Thunder - 11:30, 14:30, 17:30, 20:30

Top Gun: Maverick - 12:45, 16:30, 20:00


Thor: Love and Thunder - 14:30, 17:30, 20:30

Minions: The Rise of Gru - 13:10, 17:00

Top Gun: Maverick - 20:15

The Railway Children Return - 15:20, 17:45

Elvis - 19:30

Downton Abbey: A New Era - 13:00

Fun fact of the day

Bridport's Palmer's Brewery owns 53 pubs across Dorset, Devon and Somerset


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