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A coroner calls for "urgent action" on the busy road where a teenage cyclist was killed in a crash.

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Nan Winton became the first female TV newsreader at the BBC on 20 June 1960.

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The first meeting of a newly formed council will be held at a university lecture theatre.

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Plastic confetti and table ornaments were said to have been left on the beach and washed into the sea

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Two men, aged 22 and 24, are being questioned over the stabbing of a man outside a cocktail bar.

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Customers will be able to post parcels in the same way as letters, as long as postage is pre-paid.

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Patients unable to have sex are calling for the NHS to stop prescribing acne drug Roaccutane.

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Bruce the tabby, who was staying at a cattery, was given to the wrong owners and has now disappeared.

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Nottinghamshire captain Steven Mullaney hits a defiant 102 but Hampshire were able to seize control on day two.

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Community News

Community Clean Up

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013

BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local Ferndown cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.

 

Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Do You Support Your Local Businesses?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013

LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Ferndown community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

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