29 Dec 2018

The 12 pets of Christmas

Do you have the time, space and heart to provide a loving home to a rescue animal? The RSPCA is hoping to grant the Christmas wishes of a dozen rescued

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09 Mar 2018

Preview: Teddy Rocks Festival

Photo: Charlie Raven Photography Teddy Rocks Festival, May 4 to May 6, Charisworth Farm, Blandford, Dorset You don’t have to travel across the country or spend hundreds and hundreds of pounds

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06 Mar 2018

Do you watch or PLAY sports?

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) wants to transform everyone from TV junkies to champions by encouraging everyone to take on its flagship event, the London to Brighton Bike Ride, and

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23 Aug 2017

Top tips for crazy cat ladies

I’ve recently got two more cats in my life. It’s been almost a year since I lost Trixie and it’s time to be a crazy cat lady again. It’s not

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25 May 2017

Deal of the day: pay what you like at FitMiBODY

FitMiBODY are launching quarterly community days, where you can pay what you like to attend a class. The next one, on June 2, is raising money for the Eaves’ Poppy Project,

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26 Jul 2016

What’s the alternative? Part 2

Read ‘What’s the alternative? Part 1’ here We continue our quest for a good night’s sleep – and peace of mind during the day – by reviewing alternative therapies available

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15 Jul 2016

New boat for Bournemouth rowers

On Monday June 20, Westover & Bournemouth Rowing Club launched their brand new river quad boat, which was purchased with a grant awarded by the Steven Bernard Foundation. The Steve Bernard

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04 Mar 2016

Next week: David Bowie tribute at Canvas

As the music world still reels from the unexpected death of musical legend David Bowie, we thought it only appropriate that we pay tribute to the Starman. Paul Antony, a

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25 May 2015

Land’s End to John O’Groats by pedal power alone

Can you imagine getting from Land’s End to John O’Groats by pedal power alone? That’s the challenge being undertaken by two blokes and two bikes in a two-week adventure next

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18 Mar 2015

Callout for charity runners

A charity is seeking runners and joggers to take part in two fun-filled races. Dorset-based Diverse Abilities is looking for fundraisers for either the Run Or Dye 5k event, at Kings

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