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Town Centre Parking

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

The debate abour parking in Dorchester is hotting up with lots of businesses and local residents airing their views and making the feelings felt.

The local newspapers like The Echo and Western Gazzete have been running the story for some time now and Robert Gould, Leader of the West Dorset District Council has also been quick to respond on his newly launched blog.

Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick in Concert

Friday, September 25th, 2009

It will be a busy night at Dorchester’s Corn Exchange this Saturday as the legendary folk duo of Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick take to the stage.

This is a great opportunity to see two of folk music’s finest performers in historic setting of this fine Victorian hall in the heart of the County Town of Dorset.

Dorchester hits back with New Businesses (2009)

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Taking a period of just over a year it is very sad to see the list of businesses that have gone from the high street in Dorchester possibly for ever. The list totalled twenty and included a number of well-known high street brands including Woolworths, Adams, Dorothy Perkins and Whittard’s. A number of these businesses have therefore gone from high streets across the whole of the UK, but something rather exciting has since happened in Dorchester.

Business Directory Pioneers Green Shopping

Thursday, September 10th, 2009 offers a rapidly growing directory of businesses, services, shops, attractions and local events. With over 150 entries and a constant stream of new events being added to the what’s on in Dorchester section.

SK8 Jam 19th September 2009

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Saturday 19th September sees another Dorchester SK8 Jam scheduled for the ever popular Little Fairfield Skate Park on Weymouth Avenue in Dorchester.

Beast Spotted on High Street

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

A rather extraordinary site greeted crowds of Dorchester shoppers a couple of Saturday’s ago.

Wandering along South Street was an eight foot creature that was certainly setting tongues wagging.

Welcome to Dorchester Dorset

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Welcome to the new Dorchester Dorset Blog! We’re excited to launch our first official blog for the Dorchester Dorset website and BID team. Some of you may already know the people behind the Dorchester Business Improvement District (BID) and what we get up to. We are a collective group of local businesses and individuals from… Read more »

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