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Photos from Dorchester Christmas Cracker 2022

Monday, December 19th, 2022

Thank you to everyone who came out to get festive with us at Dorchester Christmas Cracker 2022! Despite the cold, damp weather, the town centre was buzzing with parades, singing and festive stalls. We were even able to conjure some snow (with the help of snow machines)! We brought the party and you brought the… Read more »

Christmas Events in Brewery Square 2022

Friday, November 25th, 2022

Christmas is just around the corner and Brewery Square is gearing up for another year of fantastic festivities! After the hit success of the Square’s 2021 events, we are excited to tell you about an array of brilliant Christmas events in Brewery Square this year! From delicious mince pies to trying to stand up on… Read more »

Shops in Antelope Walk

Monday, November 14th, 2022

Dorchester’s quaint and characterful Antelope Walk is steeped in history and features many independent shops. The walk makes for a great little hub for shopping when you’re in Dorchester. From the unique gifts in Kooky Bloom and Cranbornes down to the tasty produce in Food Fresh, you’re more than likely to find something that takes… Read more »

Dorchester Christmas Cracker 2022

Friday, November 11th, 2022

We are proud to say that Dorchester BID are a key sponsor of Dorchester Christmas Cracker again for a 15th year in a row! It is nearly time for Dorchester’s favourite festive event to take to the town. We know your calendars are bound to quickly fill up at this time of year, so make… Read more »

Dorchester Park4FREE Parking Dates 2022

Thursday, November 10th, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Park4FREE is back for 2022! In association with Dorchester Town Council, Dorchester BID has secured some FREE parking days again this year! Visit one of the participating car parks in Dorchester on the 19th and 26th November, 3rd and 15th December to park absolutely FREE! We know that diaries are… Read more »

Hub Box Opens In Brewery Square, Dorchester

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

A new burger restaurant has recently opened its doors in Dorchester. Hub Box specialises in gourmet burgers, hand-cut fries, cocktails and craft beer. The new 120-seat restaurant is located in Brewery Square, Dorchester – a first in Dorset for the growing restaurant chain. It’s the latest eatery to add to the fantastic selection of restaurants in… Read more »

Dorchester Supersleuth Competition 2022 – The Winners!

Thursday, October 6th, 2022

Over 600 children with parents and other relatives joined in this year searching the town for clues to the Agatha Christie themed Dorchester Supersleuth competition and we have more than 80 correct entries over the two age groups. Here are the winners who received their prizes this week at Shire Hall Museum… Phil Gordon, Project… Read more »

Dorchester Literary Festival 2022

Thursday, September 29th, 2022

Dorchester Literary Festival is back in 2022 for its eighth event with a packed programme of fascinating talks by guest speakers. From Saturday 15th – Sunday 25th October leading authors from the literary world will come to Dorset’s county town to showcase their latest published works. The event covers a wide range of genres. Whether… Read more »

Dorchester Totally Locally – Fiver Fest is Coming!

Thursday, September 29th, 2022

A small number of volunteers have come together to create a Dorchester Totally Locally Scheme. The initiative aims to promote and support the County Town’s fantastic range of small businesses. It’s the first time ‘Fiver Fest’ is taking place in Dorchester – the more businesses that get involved, the more the town can thrive! The… Read more »

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