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Bridport: Share your events with the town with our What's On page

Posted: 13.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Restrictions may not have completely lifted, but more and more events are able to take place. Live music, fairs, markets and more are taking place ...

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Symondsbury Tithe Barn to feature in new book

Posted: 13.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Dorset’s famous tithe barns at Symondsbury, Abbotsbury and Cerne Abbas feature in a new book Tithe Barns, due out this month, is by J...

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Latest Covid figures in Dorset: Cases more than double over past week

Posted: 12.06.21 by The Editor Local News



Coronavirus cases have more than doubled across Dorset over the last week. Public Health Dorset reports there are 42 confirmed cases in the last se...

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Bridport: Picnic in the park - but it has to be plastic free

Posted: 12.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Are you up to the challenge of a plastic free picnic? Join the Plastic Free Bridport team with a plastic free picnic at the Millennium Green for an...

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Bridport Area Development Trust reiterates why it chose the plans it did for the LSi

Posted: 12.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



After calls to reverse plans for the LSi building in East Street, Bridport Area Development Trust (BADT), which owns it, has outlined why it has chose...

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Coastguards and lifeboat called to paraglider who crash landed near Eype cliffs

Posted: 11.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



A paraglider was lucky to escape injury after crash landing onto the cliffs near Eype. Both the West Bay and Lyme Regis Coastguard officers were ca...

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Bridport Business Awards: Praise for some of the town's best businesses

Posted: 11.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Some of Bridport’s best businesses were recognised and praised The Bridport Business Awards were held yesterday (Thursday) at the Tithe Barn in ...

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Tractor driver fails to stop after splitting telegraph pole in two

Posted: 11.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Officers investigating reports of a fail-to-stop road traffic collision involving a tractor in West Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with ...

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Flats for homeless people to go ahead in Bridport - although some may be smaller than minimum national standard

Posted: 11.06.21 by Trevor Bevins - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Dorset Council is to go ahead with flats in a West Dorset property, although some may be too small to meet national minimum standards. The council&...

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Police appeal after report of group with machetes in Bridport

Posted: 11.06.21 by Lottie Welch Local News



Police are appealing for information after a group of people in Bridport were reported to have machetes in the Skilling area yesterday (Thursday). ...

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