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Dangerous North Dorset Junction Improvements – As Soon As Landowner Is Found

Dorset Council Highways officials and councillors representing Melbury Abbas, Compton Abbas and Fontmell Magna have met to discuss improvements to a dangerous North Dorset road junction.

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Healing Herbs For Park Walk Planter

Shaftesbury Town Council has tried to stop unauthorised vehicular access onto Park Walk by placing a planter at the top of Abbey Walk.

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Motcombe Council Concerned By Visual Impact Of 91-Acre Solar Plant

Motcombe Parish councillors have discussed proposals for a 91-acre solar farm on land in their parish.

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Maltings ‘Spine Road’ Debate Delayed By National Mourning For Prince Philip

Shaftesbury Town Council want the ‘spine road’ built on The Maltings estate.

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Shaftesbury Woman Charged With Assault Following Police Search On Sunday

A local woman is appearing at Poole Magistrates today on charges of assault, possession of a knife or bladed item in a public place, and criminal damage.

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Dorset Planners Approve Lidl’s Shaftesbury Store For A Second Time

Lidl has overcome another hurdle in their plan to open a Shaftesbury store. Dorset Council has approved the supermarket’s latest planning application.

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Fundraising To Bring Justice For Murdered Semley PC Yvonne Fletcher

John Murray was a colleague of Semley policewoman Yvonne Fletcher. He has spent the last 37 years campaigning for justice for his friend.

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More New Titles At Mampitts Road Book Exchange

Do you fancy a free read? Listen to find out which books are available to take from the free Mampitts Road book exchange.

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Blackmore Vale GPs Make Great Progress With Second COVID-19 Jabs

Sara Froud, manager of the Blackmore Vale Practice, offers Alfred listeners an update on the COVID-19 vaccination programme.

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Shaftesbury Area COVID-19 Rates – Lowest Level In Pandemic

The latest COVID-19 case rates reveal another fall in the number of new cases reported in the local area.

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