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A Melbury Businessman Wants To Source More Dorset Produce

Do you make food products in Dorset? If so, West Melbury businessman James Runciman wants to sample your goods to see whether they’d suit his home delivery, online shop, market stall or festival stand operations.

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Pop-Up Pub On Park Walk For Fringe

You’ll notice a festival-like atmosphere on Park Walk this weekend. The Gritchie Brewing Company of Ashmore has set up a pop-up bar.

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The Taste Of South Africa Comes To Shaftesbury High Street

South African expats and people who love that nation’s most distinctive meat export will be pleased to learn that biltong will now be on sale on Shaftesbury’s High Street market.

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Ludwell Butcher Named Britain’s Best Sausage Maker

Paul Buttling of T Buttling Butchers in Ludwell tells us of his excitement at being named Britain’s Best Sausage Maker, or ‘Champion of Champions’ in the Meat Trades Journal’s annual contest.

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Shaftesbury Landlord Takes Action Over Late-Night Noise

The landlord of Shaftesbury’s Ye Olde Two Brewers Inn has taken the unusual step of posting the pub’s new rules on Facebook.

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Motcombe English Wine Expert Fran Bridgewater Guests On National News Channel

Motcombe villager Fran Bridgewater is an international food and wine judge and a consultant sommelier.

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Semley’s Alternative Weekly Market Plans To Relaunch And Expand

Every Friday, a group of growers, makers and sustainable grocers get together to sell their produce at Tokes Farm in Semley.

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Larger Premises For Shaftesbury Florist Café That Has Flourished During Lockdown

Hanna Sampson and Mollie Mogridge launched their new Pamplemousse business in March last year, six days before the first national lockdown.

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