The Shaftesbury Street Names That Wouldn’t Be Allowed Under New Dorset Council Rules

Dorset Council has set its policy for street naming and the numbering of new housing developments.

A Shaftesbury street name sign

Cllr Peter Wharf said it could save lives by making properties easier to find in an emergency. But if these naming rules had been in place previously, many well-known Shaftesbury road and street names would not be allowed.