Dorset’s Lord Lieutenant To Open Fontmell Friendship Garden

Her Majesty’s official representative in Dorset is hoping to open Fontmell’s new community flower garden, the Fontmell Friendship Garden, later this year.

Angus Campbell has written to Siân Highnam, coordinator of the project, which is based near the village surgery.

Volunteers at work in the Fontmell Friendship Garden

The project is becoming a major focus of community activity, with 85 children and adults now taking part. St Andrews school pupils are growing sunflowers and wildflowers.