The Grosvenor Arms Hotel’s Assembly Room is filled with art, textiles and graphic work from young artists this week.
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.
A campaign to encourage locals and visitors to pick up litter in the town centre will be launched in Shaftesbury this week.
Shaftesbury’s Mayor and three former Council Chairmen have offered personal tributes to Steve Clinch, who died earlier this week.
Shaftesbury Town Council has awarded around £26,500 in grant funding to 29 local projects, clubs and organisations.