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Two men, aged 40 and 47, have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in custody.

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A man, who does not have Covid-19, has been charged with contaminating or interfering with goods.

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When families are locked down together what are the pressures on relationships?

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People who are at home can still get a glimpse of garden attractions even though they are closed.

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The 147m reorganisation of services in Bournemouth and Poole had been due to be completed in July.

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The Dorset chief constable James Vaughan says crime had fallen since social distancing began.

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Newly discovered letters reveal Thomas Hardy's second wife was weary of media attention.

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The care home worker was hit on the head, knocked to the ground and also kicked.

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Ellie Crisell explains how you can help the BBC report during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Staff and residents at a care home share their experiences while under coronavirus restrictions.

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Coronavirus has left the UK's major airports deserted, save for scores of grounded aircraft.

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Rose and Rich Harper say they are confined to their cabin amid a sickness outbreak during a cruise.

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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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