Senior Social at Pips

Pavilion In The Park (PIPS) holds a Senior Social (65+) every second Thursday in the month from 10-12. The next event is therefore on 14th July. 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

Community Meeting 18th July

The next Love Poundbury event will be with Mike Burks from The Gardens Group on Monday 18th July, 1930 at Brownsword Hall. Mike runs Poundbury Garden Centre as well as Castle Gardens in Sherborne, and Brimsmore Gardens in Yeovil. Mike will be chatting about how he founded the business with his wife Louise in 1987,…

Love Poundbury Membership

A reminder that membership of Love Poundbury is free of charge (but donations are always welcome). Membership is open to households in the electoral ward of Poundbury. You can join via our website. You can also sign up to the Newsletter on the same page. Members are entitled to vote on motions at General Meetings of…

Great Field update from town councillors

Dorchester Town Council is very pleased to have completed the lease transfer for the Great Field site. The Duchy of Cornwall has a repairing-and-fault obligation for 12 months on structures and fittings, 24 months on the trees, and maintenance of landscaping for 12 months. Town Council staff and Councillors work closely with the Duchy to maintain standards. The…

Charity quiz night at Poet Laureate

A Charity Quiz Night in aid of Weldmar Hospicecare Trust (Joseph Weld) is being held at The Poet Laureate, Poundbury on Thursday 14 July 2022 – 7pm start. Prizes are a Poet Carvery for 2, a ‘Pure’ treatment voucher (back/neck/shoulders) and more! Tickets are £5 each or if you would like to have a Team £25 (maximum of…

Mobility help in Poundbury

The British Red Cross mobility aids service in Poundbury has recently reopened after over a year of closure.  This service is committed to ensuring that everyone in need of a temporary wheelchair has adequate access to one.  If you, or someone you care for is recovering from a short-term injury or ailment, a wheelchair can make a…

Better Transport for Dorchester

The Dorchester Transport Action Group has reformed and is holding its first public meeting on Wednesday 15th June 2022 in the Magistrates room of the Corn Exchange, Dorchester DT1 1HF. The meeting will run from 19.00-21.00 with the bar available from 18.30. They welcome anyone from Dorchester and the surrounding area who is interested in sustainable…