Category Archives: Poundbury

Rumours Are That The New Pub At Poundbury To Be Named “The Frog & Toad”

For those who are unlucky enough not to live in Dorchester, Dorset, then Poundbury is the chocolate box ‘Village’ that Chazzer Windsor keeps banging on about. By the time the whole area is finished it will have added some 3,000 … Continue reading

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SIX Police Stations In Dorset To Have Their Front Desks Closed In Two Weeks

Taking effect from the 1st March Dorset sees SIX front desks closing in order to save money. This is being spun as a ‘victory’ by the PCC as the original ‘plan’ was to close 12 out of the 15 station … Continue reading

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Sad News As The Sienna Restaurant Plans To Close In April

For those who know Dorchester they will be aware of a restaurant near the Top of Town. It’s called, as you’ve guessed by now, The Sienna Restaurant and it is the only Michelin starred one in Dorset! It’s been open … Continue reading

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The Dorset CC Tighten Up – Update

We’ve noticed that people have been interested of late in our article of 30/08/2013. So much so that we thought we ought to provide an update. Sad to say – In our opinion, no progress has been made! Turning left … Continue reading

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A Quiet Morning Spent Around Dorchester

Just a quiet morning with nothing better to do – excellent.

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After The Gales On Friday, This Is Dorchester Today!

Hard to believe what the winds were like here come Friday night given the day we have had today. Mad, mad, mad, mad world!

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Dorchester Gaol Closes For The Final Time

It has been open since 1305 but we have witnessed the closure of Dorchester Gaol.  Hundreds gathered in North Square to mark a ‘sad day’ in the history of the county town. Governor Carole Draper told staff that, “Dorchester was a high-performing jail and the decision … Continue reading

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