Politics

Fontmell Magna Parish Council Discusses Ways To Reduce Drivers’ Speed

Fontmell Magna Parish Council has discussed ways to make driving along the A350 through the village safer.

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Low Flying Choppers Are Unsettling Melbury Abbas Animals

Melbury Abbas councillors have heard farmers’ concerns over low flying helicopters.

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Cann Housing Estate Will Increase Pressure On ‘Stretched’ Shaftesbury GPs And Schools Says Town Council

Shaftesbury Town Council wants the developer planning a thirty-home estate at Cann Common to make a payment to support Shaftesbury services, if their project proceeds.

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Struggling Dorset Families Can Apply For Cash To Help With Utility Bills

Dorset Council has received just under £1m from the government to help struggling families.

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Shaftesbury MP Calls For Brexit Talks Extension

Shaftesbury MP Simon Hoare wants the Brexit talks period extended.

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Parish Council Wants Speed Cut On Shaftesbury To Sturminster Road

Fontmell Magna Parish Council has asked Dorset Council whether they can reduce the speed limit on the B3091.

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Dangerous North Dorset Road Junction Will Be Improved

Dorset Council is planning to make a notorious North Dorset road junction safer.

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Disappointment Over Dorset Council’s Continuing Tier 2 Status

Public Health Dorset’s boss says he understands that people are disappointed by the decision to keep Dorset Council’s area in tier 2.

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Will You Pay More Council Tax To Support Dorset Police?

Will you be prepared to pay more council tax to support Dorset Police in their work across the Dorset Council area and Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole?

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