A new competitive sports facility could open in Shaftesbury within the next year.
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.
A campaign to encourage locals and visitors to pick up litter in the town centre will be launched in Shaftesbury this week.
Shaftesbury’s Mayor and three former Council Chairmen have offered personal tributes to Steve Clinch, who died earlier this week.
Shaftesbury Town Council has awarded around £26,500 in grant funding to 29 local projects, clubs and organisations.
Shaftesbury Town councillors have praised North Dorset’s Citizens Advice Bureau and they have awarded the service £4,000 in funding.