Community

Talented Shaftesbury Art Students Showcase Their Work At The Grosvenor Arms

The Grosvenor Arms Hotel’s Assembly Room is filled with art, textiles and graphic work from young artists this week.

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Shaftesbury Cycle Speedway Could Launch Within A Year

A new competitive sports facility could open in Shaftesbury within the next year.

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Plans To Plant Two Thousand Trees In Shaftesbury Gains Support

A local man’s suggestion to plant around two thousand trees in Shaftesbury – one for every younger resident – has quickly gained support from environmental body Planet Shaftesbury and the town’s Tree Group, which is now working on a tree-planting strategy.

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Litter Pick Then Take A Pic – Shaftesbury Council’s New Clean-Up Initiative

A campaign to encourage locals and visitors to pick up litter in the town centre will be launched in Shaftesbury this week.

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Four Mayors Offer Tributes To Former Shaftesbury Town Councillor

Shaftesbury’s Mayor and three former Council Chairmen have offered personal tributes to Steve Clinch, who died earlier this week.

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A Hero’s Welcome Ends ‘Guilt’ For Shaftesbury D-Day Veteran

A 93-year Shaftesbury man has returned to France, 75 years since the D-Day landings.

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Town Council Applauded As Assessors Award Top Marks

Shaftesbury Town Council has been recognised for its ideas, drive and governance.

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Plaque Honours Motcombe Couple For Contribution to Village

Two Motcombe residents have been honoured for their longstanding commitment to fundraising and village life.

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Shaftesbury Council Decides Which Community Groups It Will Support Financially

Shaftesbury Town Council has awarded around £26,500 in grant funding to 29 local projects, clubs and organisations.

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Matt And Steve Appleby Present The Carnival Show – Episode 4

Matt and Steve Appleby of Kipling Carnival Club present news and information from the carnival circuit.

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