Discover Dorchester

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 »

Morrish & Banham – Dorchester Wine Tasting and Masterclass Sessions

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Morrish & Banham are a wine merchant offering a diverse range of quality wines along with tasting and masterclass sessions. They first opened their shop back in 2015 and basing themselves in Brewery Square. Over three years later and the business is going from strength to strength. We caught up with co-owner Mark Banham for some background… Read more »

Dorchester Christmas Cracker 2018

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018

Get into the festive spirit at this year’s Christmas Cracker in Dorchester town centre. Coming with many festive events not to be missed, the date to mark in this year’s calendar is Thursday 6th December. The Christmas Cracker makes for a fantastic evening the whole family can enjoy. See the big Christmas lights switch on. Wander… Read more »

Christmas Events In Dorchester 2018

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Christmas is right around the corner and Dorchester has plenty of events happening during the festive period. From the Family Santa Fun Run to Skating In The Square, there’s something taking place in Dorchester this Christmas for everyone to enjoy! Dorchester Christmas Cracker Celebrate the start of Christmas in Dorchester with the highly anticipated Christmas… Read more »

Supersleuth Competition Winner Donates Portion of Winnings To Charity

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Young Thomas Hardye pupil, Lily McIntosh hands over a cheque to Weldmars’ Emily Fisher. Winner of the 11+ age group in this year’s Dorchester SuperSleuth competition Lily McIntosh had asked the Dorchester BID if she could donate £10 of her prize money to the Joseph Weld Hospice who have recently supported a close member of… Read more »