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Dorset Knob Throwing Festival 2019

Sunday, April 28th, 2019

The world-famous Dorset Knob Throwing and Food Festival returns for 2019. Moores, creators of the famous Dorset Knob biscuit, are holding the Festival at Kingston Maurward College on Sunday 5th May between 10am – 4pm. Weldmar Hospicecare is the official charity partner for the event with moneys raised going towards this worthy local cause. The… Read more »

Easter at Brewery Square

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Easter Egg Hunt The 4 day Brewery Square Easter Egg Hunt is back for another year! Families are invited to Brewery Square to hunt for the Easter Egg images around the square, in return for a free prize! The Easter Egg Hunt is being held from Good Friday until Easter Monday (19-22 April) from 10am… Read more »

Thomas Hardy Victorian Fair

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

A Victorian Fair is set to come to Dorchester to celebrate the life and works of Thomas Hardy From 9am until 6pm on the 2nd June High East and High West Street will be closed to make way for the Victorian Fair which promises live music, local food and lots of dancing. Prizes will also… Read more »

Dorchester Yoga and Therapy Centre

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Dorchester has a thriving yoga and therapy centre based above Coffee #1 on Trinity Street. The business has been the brain child of Sharon Cox-Button who has built up the centre to offer so much more than just a place to practise yoga. We spent some time with Sharon to ask her a few questions… Read more »

Shops & Cafes in Antelope Walk

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Dorchester’s quaint and characterful Antelope Walk is steeped in history and features many independent shops and cafes. The walk makes for a great little hub for shopping and places to eat when you’re in Dorchester. From the Top End Deli down to the Celtic Kitchen Pasty Shop, you’re more than likely to find something that… Read more »

Celebrate British Science Week at the Dorchester Family Science Festival

Friday, March 8th, 2019

For all those, young and old, who love science and like learning new things, there is an exciting new event coming to the Corn Exchange in Dorchester on Sunday 17th March from 1pm – 5pm. Events, Activities and Astronomers Offering a free Family Science Festival, experts from all over Dorset will set out to delight,… Read more »

Brewery Square Pop Up Museum Extends its Stay

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

It’s great news for Brewery Square as the pop up Dorset County Museum has extended its stay! The Dorset County Museum based in High West Street received £15 million funding last year for a redevelopment project. The investment is being used to create a shop, cafe, gallery, library and learning centre. These new additions are… Read more »

Dorchester Art Gallery – Unique, Diverse and Contemporary Artwork

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Looking for unique, diverse and contemporary artwork is made easy with Dorchester Art Gallery, situated in the fast developing Brewery Square. Their showroom features a wide range of paintings, collectable limited editions and sculptures, a perfect addition to any household. Whether it’s for new home owners or existing residents, you’re bound to find something that takes your… Read more »

Keeping Fit In Dorchester

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Dorchester makes keeping fit this new year easier than ever with the many fantastic gyms, sports centres and walking trails on our doorstep. From those that prefer to get out and about for their exercise to those that prefer to be in and out of a gym, we’ve included a wide range of options to… Read more »