Category Archives: Dorset

Our Weather Wasn’t Due Until Thursday

It didn’t amount to much but we had a glimpse of what the east coast has already seen today. It’s all gone now. Advertisements

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In Praise Of Our National Health System

A simple tale of what happened to one of our team yesterday. The Big Fella in our team had an appointment with the Podiatrist. It’s a regular thing and he has them every six weeks or so. While being seen … Continue reading

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Locals Protest At Wareham Over Changes To The Rail Crossing

Some genius planner has decided to ignore the needs of people who use a rail crossing everyday because they think they know better. Where do we get these people from? There are plans to replace the level crossing at Wareham … Continue reading

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What Were Other MPs Doing While Spineless Hammond Was Avoiding Admitting What He Had Said?

The heartless, Spreadsheet Phil rushed to a TV studio this morning to claim that MPs were being nasty about him. At no point did he deny that he had claimed Public Sectors were “Overpaid” – not once. Adopting the typical … Continue reading

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Dorset Runner Finishes 44 Marathons In 44 Days

Peter Thompson of Bournemouth has just achieved his goal of running 44 marathons on consecutive days. To make it just a little harder he did each one in a different country. He started his epic tour on 1 April and … Continue reading

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Dorset Knob Throwers Out In Force This Weekend

The annual event took up its new home at Kingston Maurward this weekend. Well over 4,000 knobbers turned out in force to get theirs out and to fling them as far as they could! Contestants didn’t just get their knobs … Continue reading

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Eric Cantona: “When the seagulls follow the trailer. .. …” The Audience Leave Unhappy

When King Eric appeared at the Bournemouth International Centre some people left feeling like they had witnessed a Crystal Palace Kung-Foo kick to the stomach. It seems they had to sit through an unadvertised auction along with a warm-up act … Continue reading

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