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Huge Support For Using St Mary’s Shaftesbury For SEND Education

The public has backed Dorset Council’s proposal to use St Mary’s Shaftesbury as a school for children and young people with, or Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

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Dangerous North Dorset Junction Improvements – As Soon As Landowner Is Found

Dorset Council Highways officials and councillors representing Melbury Abbas, Compton Abbas and Fontmell Magna have met to discuss improvements to a dangerous North Dorset road junction.

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Motcombe Acts To Protect Village Hedgehogs

Motcombe Parish Council has made a firm commitment to enhancing the nature and environment of the village.

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Town Council Needs To Talk With Tourism Volunteers Says Tourist Office Trustee

Shaftesbury Town Council should talk with the staff and volunteers at our town’s Tourist Information Centre before the council decides its online tourism strategy.

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Motcombe Council Concerned By Visual Impact Of 91-Acre Solar Plant

Motcombe Parish councillors have discussed proposals for a 91-acre solar farm on land in their parish.

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Maltings ‘Spine Road’ Debate Delayed By National Mourning For Prince Philip

Shaftesbury Town Council want the ‘spine road’ built on The Maltings estate.

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Gold Hill’s ‘Horrific’ Appearance Needs Attention – Shaftesbury’s Mayor Has A Plan

Shaftesbury’s mayor, Cllr Andy Hollingshead, says he’s looking into setting up a group to make sure Gold Hill is well maintained.

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Two Candidates For Shaftesbury By-Election

The two candidates for the vacancy on Shaftesbury Town Council have been announced.

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Shaftesbury Town Council’s New Tourism Website Is ‘Vital’ – It Goes Live Next Week

Shaftesbury Town Council’s new tourism website will launch next week, as the lockdown is loosened.

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Melbury Abbas Councillors Determined To Fight Dinah’s Hollow Plans

Last night, Melbury Abbas Parish Council voiced their opposition to Dorset Council’s decision to spend £4.3m ‘stabilising’ Dinah’s Hollow.

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