Business

Shaftesbury Landlady Says Tier Reopening Is Unviable

The landlady of Shaftesbury’s Half Moon pub says she cannot reopen under tier 2 restrictions.

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Dorset Council Cash For Businesses That Can’t Access Other Grants

Money is available for any Dorset businesses affected by the second lockdown.

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Shaftesbury Accountants Expand And Rebrand

Paul Stacey, owner of Rutter and Allhusen, has bought a second accountancy firm based in the New Forest. Paul is rebranding the entire operation as Hub Accountants.

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Shaftesbury’s Hand Wash Car Wash Closed For Breaking COVID Rules

The hand car wash operating from the Football Club site has been closed by police.

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Wessex Internet Help Light Up Shaftesbury For Christmas

It’s been a busy 2020 for Dorset-based fibre and wireless internet provider Wessex Internet.

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Fontmell Magna Village Hall Offers Flexible Workspace With A View

Many people have been forced to work from home during the pandemic. That’s tough for staff who prefer to separate their work from their home life.

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Shaftesbury MP Says You Can’t Please Everyone With Essential Business Rules

Many customers of Coconut and Cotton, Shaftesbury’s plastic-free store, were disappointed when Dorset Council asked owner Lucy Barfoot to close her shop doors for the remainder of the lockdown.

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Shaftesbury’s Lights Will Go On As Lockdown Ends

Shaftesbury’s Christmas lights will be turned on next Wednesday, 2nd December, to celebrate the end of the lockdown.

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Help An Independent Shaftesbury Shop Win A Prestigious Award

A Shaftesbury shop has been nominated for a national retail prize in the Independent Awards.

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First Wines From New Shaftesbury Vineyard Go On Sale This Weekend

It’s a big weekend for Joe and Becky Fear. The Shaftesbury couple have been developing their 3.5-acre Breezy Ridge Vineyard at West Melbury over the last six years.

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