PURBECK & WEST
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Wareham, a wonderful historic market town, situated on the River Frome, eight miles from Poole has a population of 5,500. It is one of the few remaining Saxon walled towns, whose embankments can be walked round. Close to the Jurassic Coast, it also has its own museum.
The wonderful coastal town of Swanage is situated at the eastern end of the Isle of Purbeck and has a population of just under 10,000. Famous for its railway, take a trip down memory lane on a steam train all the way to Corfe Castle.
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Even though school is closed for most, the children at St James’ CE VC First School, Wimborne, are still thinking of and helping to improve the lives of others. Their new, Save Waste, Save Lives, recycling centre is full to the brim of corks, ring pulls, pens, milk...
Hello! This is Lucy Jenkins, a.k.a. The Wimborne Wildlife Gardener. I hope you’re staying safe and sane during these weird and worrying times. I feel incredibly lucky to have my garden right now. It’s a place to escape reality, switch off from the news, disconnect...
Welcome to the first Dorset Publications Stargazing feature. Each month I’ll be describing astronomical events that are happening overhead in our beautiful night skies. The majority of them are viewable just by stepping out at the appropriate time and looking up, but...