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Two Grow Up In Dorset – Fontmell School Memories

Friends and cousins Jackie Spiteri and Jeanette Hardiman reminisce about their school days at Fontmell Magna School.

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Cousins Jackie And Jeanette On Old High Street Shops

Cousins Jackie Spiteri and Jeanette Hardiman share more stories of growing up in Shaftesbury and the villages in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Taking Its Toll – The Iconic Shaftesbury Building Bulldozed For A Roundabout

Shaftesbury historian Robert Mullins shares stories of the toll booths that ensured travellers were charged every time they entered or left our town.

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Archaeological Find During Work To Extend The Hospital Car Park

Work is underway to extend the Shaftesbury hospital car park and create a one-way route from Magdalen Lane to Abbey Walk.

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Talking Toys And Games With Cousins Jackie And Jeanette

Cousins Jackie Spiteri and Jeanette Hardiman share more stories of growing up in the 1960s and 1970s in Compton Abbas and Fontmell Magna.

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Seven Decades Of Shaftesbury Memories – Former Girls’ School PE Teacher Ann Brooks

Ann Brooks shares her stories from seven decades of living in Shaftesbury and recalls her time as the girls’ school PE teacher, a job she started in 1958.

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Two Grow Up In Dorset – Jackie And Jeanette On How Sundays Used To Be

More entertaining chat about growing up in the Shaftesbury area in the 1960s and 1970s with cousins Jackie and Jeanette.

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Dave Hardiman Remembers Shaftesbury Bands Of The 1960s

In the 1960s, several bands entertained Shaftesbury residents with performances held most weekends at pubs and village halls.

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Former Special Forces Share Their Stories In Online Shaftesbury Event

Two special forces heroes recorded a professional online video in Shaftesbury yesterday.

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Online Film Festival Features 1930s Shaftesbury And Fontmell In The Eighties

From Thursday, you will be able to see some incredible, previous-unavailable archive film footage of Shaftesbury in the 1930s and Fontmell Magna in the 1980s.

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