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Teatime Tea Towel Fire On Bleke Street

Shaftesbury firefighters were called out to Bleke Street yesterday evening following a tea towel fire in a kitchen.

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Volunteer Offers To Help Shaftesbury Clubs Create Their Own Facebook Pages

If your Shaftesbury club, group or organisation wants to create its own Facebook page, Peter Wells can help you.

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Shaftesbury Charities Prepared To Fund £5k Works To Christy’s Lane Curb

Shaftesbury Carnival and trustees of some of our town’s charity funds want to pay to install a dropped curb on Christy’s Lane at Barton Hill Field.

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Help Fill Christmas Hampers For Shaftesbury Residents In Need

Shaftesbury Christian charity Open House cannot offer a pre-Christmas meal for their clients this year, but they’re still planning to help those in need.

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A Tribute To Shaftesbury’s Trinity Churchyard By Gardener Dirty Nails

Shaftesbury’s wildlife-friendly gardener ‘Dirty Nails’ shares advice on squash and broad beans.

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Free Christmas Dinners Will Be Delivered To Shaftesbury Residents On Request

Nobody in Shaftesbury, Motcombe, Melbury and surrounding villages should go without a hot Christmas dinner this year.

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New Chairman Says Donhead St Mary Parish Will Freeze Its Council Tax Charge

John Feltham has been elected chairman of Donhead St Mary Parish Council. England’s third largest parish also takes in Ludwell and Charlton.

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The Appleby Twins Attempt Bathroom Fitting

Brothers Steve and Matt Appleby regularly report on Shaftesbury’s Carnival news. Earlier this year, the twins used their spare time during the lockdown to take on some DIY tasks.

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Shaftesbury Outdoor Yoga Set To Return In Summer 2021

Yoga sessions should be held at Shaftesbury’s Castle Hill Green again next year.

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