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Celebrate World Gin Day with some Dorset gins!

World Gin Day is a global celebration of all things gin that happens annually, this year’s event takes place on Sat… more

Looking for a gift for Father’s Day, get him a special Cocktail Case!

Father’s Day is just a few weeks away and if you’re still searching for a gift, head to Pothecary Gin and pick hi… more

#KeepItClean when visiting Dorset’s beaches

Now that lockdown has been eased and more people are starting to venture out to enjoy Dorset’s beaches, campaigners… more

National Trust announces plans to phase reopening of parks and gardens in Dorset

The National Trust has announced that from 3rd June, it will begin a phased reopening of its parks and gardens across… more

Happy National Biscuit Day! Celebrate with these facts about Dorset’s best biscuit: The Dorset Knob

While technically more of a bread roll than a biscuit, Dorset Knobs are made by a biscuit company and have been since… more

UK watercress harvest gets underway despite the odds

The UK watercress season got underway this week without the usual fanfare of the Alresford Watercress Festival to her… more

Spread love not wildfire

Litter Free Dorset, the Urban Health Partnership and the Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service have announce… more

National Trust reports ‘emboldened wildlife’ during lockdown

According to the National Trust, famous monuments and formal gardens have been reclaimed by wildlife, with peregrines… more

Thank Cod for Fish and Chips!

Following the resounding success of last year’s National Fish and Chip Day, and in response to the Government’s r… more

Crossways’ shows off community spirit

The people of Crossways in Dorset have been showing that community spirit is alive and well as over 50 volunteers hav… more

Raise a glass to local wine

Dorset’s largest independent wine merchant, Templar Wines, has signed a new contract with the Dorchester-based Lang… more

Dorset businesses team up to create “Cheesy” care packages!

The Book and Bucket Cheese Company has teamed up with a number of other local suppliers to create the ultimate cheese… more