Community

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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Shaftesbury’s Free Benefits And Legal Advice Sessions Are Supported By Council

Shaftesbury Town councillors have praised North Dorset’s Citizens Advice Bureau and they have awarded the service £4,000 in funding.

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