Tag Archives: Portland

Sad To See A Dead Whale Floating Off Of The Dorset Coast

Shipping has been warned to be on the look-out for a dead whale seen floating off the coast at Portland. As yet the poor old beast has not been washed ashore but if it should it will collected and disposed … Continue reading

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It’s Like Portland Is Being Used As An Off-Shore Educational Experimental Island

It all started with the setting up of The Academy of Portland for 4 to 19-year-olds. This evolved by closing, although they preferred to call it ‘replacing’, Chesil Cove Federation, Royal Manor College, Grove Infant and Foundation Stage School along … Continue reading

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Portland Bill Lighthouse To Get A Visitor Centre

The great Dorset landmark has plans to add a brand new visitor centre as part of the overall facility. This will mean that one can climb up the 134 ft high lighthouse out on the edge of Portland. Plans are … Continue reading

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