Dorset’s Golden Cap has been selected to become home to rare English cider apples. Over 300 types of traditional English cider apple are being saved from extinction by apple enthusiast Henry May, who has donated his collection to the National Trust. The Orchard owner from Herefordshire was considering transporting his rare collection apples to France after struggling […]
Despite announcing debts of £100K yesterday, the Wimborne Town Chairwoman assured the club will not fold.
A 65 year old motorcyclist has been taken to Dorset County Hospital following a crash with a car at the Timberline Vineyard junction in Dorchester. The emergency services attended and the road has now been reopened. The motorcyclist, a man who has not yet been identified, has been taken to Dorset County Hospital. The extent of his […]
Community and voluntary services in Dorset are set to have their funding cut by 80k a year for the next three years.
Leading the fight against cuts to domestic violence services is Sisters Uncut, a campaign group founded to take direct action against cuts to services. In this video Casey Farr joins the Sisters at their most recent protest in Trafalgar Square to find out more about the women fighting back.
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This year protests over the so-called tampon tax reached a crescendo and the issue was finally debated, and subsequently rejected, in the House of Commons. The VAT on sanitary products, which generates roughly 15m per year, is set by the EU and therefore cannot be changed without amending European law. In the Autumn Statement the chancellor proposed […]