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COVID Alters Clouds House Rehab Centre’s Relationship With Shaftesbury

Clouds House at East Knoyle has been treating people with addictions for 38 years and Shaftesbury plays an important role in the rehabilitation of Clouds’ clients back into society.

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Polecats Play A Vital Role During A Shaftesbury Wedding

Kevin and Sandy Layson got married at Shaftesbury Town Hall on Friday.

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Blue Plaque Proposed For Shaftesbury Reformer Who Helped To Change Britain

There are eleven blue plaques on buildings in Shaftesbury. Sir John Stuttard wants an additional sign to recognise the Shaftesbury reformer, John Rutter.

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Shaftesbury’s Green-Fingered Mum Is Excited By Her New Shed Project

Rosie Langley encourages families to embrace sustainable living with her blog, greenfingeredmum.co.uk.

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Shaftesbury Pool Booking System Proves Popular And Could Become Permanent

Shaftesbury’s Oasis swimming pool will remain open for the next week and as long as swimmers continue to support sessions, says its manager.

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Public Health Dorset Reports A Fall In Dorset COVID Cases

Dorset has recorded a fall in coronavirus cases during the last week – but the difficulty local patients face in getting tested may not present an accurate picture.

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New Bus Service Returns To Shaftesbury’s Pedestrianised High Street

The new X2 bus service will travel along Shaftesbury High Street again from Monday.

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Karen Cole Reviews Shaftesbury Writer’s First Mystery Novel

Shaftesbury’s book reviewer Karen Cole recommends the first novel by former Shaftesbury school student Howard Davidson, who writes as Billy Moran.

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