Relate Coffee Morning

Relate Dorset and South Wiltshire invites you to their free monthly coffee morning at ‘Inspirations’, 2 Poundbury Business Centre, Dorchester DT1 3WA, next to Castle Vets. This takes place from 1000-1200 every first Friday of the month, starting in October 2022. Get to know people in your local community. Find out about upcoming events for…

HM Queen Elizabeth II

We wish to express our deep sadness and condolences to The Royal Family at the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Along with the whole country, Poundbury residents will feel a deep sense of loss of a monarch who has been a constant presence in our lives for the last seventy years. We endorse…

Road safety event in Poundbury

Dorset Police Road Safety Team and the Dorset Road Safe Partnership are organising a road safety event at the Jubilee Hall round the corner from Waitrose on Saturday 17th September from 1000-1600. They invite residents to come and say hello and find out more about their No Excuse Team, Community Speed Watch, road casualty reduction,…

Developing Love Poundbury

The Love Poundbury committee has been exploring the future role of the organisation. We have come up with some thoughts and would welcome the views of residents.   Background As Poundbury nears completion, we feel our focus should move away from the issues around physical development, construction etc. to community development. About a third of Poundbury residents…

Defibrillator project makes progress

Love Poundbury has been carrying out a feasibility study into the installation of more public AEDs (Defibrillators) at strategic, accessible points in Poundbury. The aim was to identify suitable locations and seek possible sources of funding. The feasibility study is now complete. We are delighted to say that following detailed discussions, the Poundbury Community Trust has…

Save our new trees

The Duchy has asked us to let residents know they they are continuing the programme of watering trees, which has been significantly increased this year due to the extreme conditions. They say they would welcome residents supplementing this if they notice trees under particular stress.  The optimum time for watering is early morning or evening…

Senior Social

Pavilion In The Park (PIPS) holds a Senior Social (65+), usually every every second Thursday in the month from 10-12 unless specified otherwise (in August 2022, it’s on 18th). Come along for a warm and friendly welcome, meet new people and have some free tea and coffee and delicious cake! Full details at www.pipspoundbury.com

Dorset Food and Art Festival

Join in the fun on Saturday 6 August 2022 at Dorset Food & Arts Festival at the Great Field in Poundbury, from 10am – 4pm. With around 60 stalls on the festival field selling delicious food and drink, locally made products, crafts and art – there’s something for everyone! But the icing on the cake…

Christmas shopping in Portsmouth

A Christmas shopping trip by coach to Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth is already being planned for Sunday 11th December 2022. The coach will leave Queen Mothers Square at 8am, and depart Gunwharf at 4pm. The cost per person is £20. If you are interested in joining the trip, please help Charlotte by completing the booking form here.…