North Dorset ranger Clive Whitbourn tells us about the sights and sounds of nature he has experienced this month.
The number of new coronavirus infections in Shaftesbury has reached the highest weekly level since the pandemic started.
Laura Langley started running three years ago. In 2019 she set up a Facebook group to share ideas for running routes.
Many Shaftesbury residents know Laura Langley from her summertime Aquafit sessions at the Oasis Pool. Laura has also created a successful Shaftesbury running club on Facebook.
Shaftesbury’s Castle Hill House and Cedars Nursing Home are both owned by a Shaftesbury-based charitable trust. Head of homes, Jenny Davies, says that the homes have remained coronavirus-free during both lockdowns.
The Motcombe United support group has reformed and their volunteers are determined to arrange an occasion that will allow locals to share a seasonal celebration before Christmas.