Volunteers need for Jubilee Picnic

Volunteers are wanted to help with the Queens Jubilee Picnic Celebration Sunday 5th June. People of all ages are needed to help run activities, co-ordinate on the day, or just join in with some kids colouring and making activities.  Young people/teenagers that can help with some kids activities, and adults who can help set up or…

Arrest made for alleged assault

Dorset Police received a report at 8.22pm on Thursday 17 March 2022 relating to a group of around 10 young people involved in anti-social behaviour in the area of Pummery Square in Poundbury. It was reported that they were smashing bottles and throwing stones at doors. A further report was received that a man aged…

Dorset Spring Show

SUNDAY 3RD APRIL Jubilee Hall, Poundbury The Dorset Spring Show is returning on Sunday 3rd April 2022 after a two year break, with a new venue at Jubilee Hall, Queen Mother Square, Poundbury – 1-4pm. The show features seasonal horticulture and home craft classes including the largest display of competitive daffodils in Dorset. Classes are…

Packed With Hope

Volunteers wanted 9th & 10th April at The Old Dorset Cereals Factory in Poundbury to help Ukrainian refugee children. PACKED WITH HOPE seeks to provide a little comfort, and to put a smile back on the face of children (even momentarily) as they flee the violence and chaos in Ukraine. With such terrible disruption to the…

Let’s plant some trees!

Transition Town Dorchester are planting trees on Sunday 20th March.  We will meet by the gate to the Community Farm at 2pm and will walk down to the planting site from there (in the direction of Prince of Wales school).  Please bring a trowel, fork, spade or a mattock, whichever works best for you. We have received the hedge plants…