Dorset councillors attending yesterday’s Health and Wellbeing Board were offered a likely explanation for the local COVID-19 spike around the New Year period.
It wasn’t caused by people travelling down from London, as many people assumed. Listen to our report for the full story.
The leader of Dorset Council, Spencer Flower, and the director of public health for the county, Sam Crowe, have urged residents to stick to the lockdown restrictions and to remain vigilant.
Hear why Cllr Flower thinks the Isle of Man offers an example of what Dorset should NOT do, as we prepare for a busy tourism season.