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Charles Taylor, 82, died from multiple head injures after being attacked at his home.

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Louisa Adjoa Parker hopes to raise awareness about the racism people can face in rural areas.

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PC Timothy Brehmer pleads guilty to the manslaughter of nurse Claire Parry but denies murder.

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Under-30s have been hardest hit in lockdown, so what did they think of the chancellor's summer update?

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James Cutting, 31, was found with stab wounds in Boscombe Chine Gardens, on 30 June.

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The Poole monument had been boarded up amid claims the Scout Association founder supported Hitler.

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Snail shells found in the soil at the Cerne Abbas Giant suggest it may date to medieval times.

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The Dorchester church plaque is to John Gordon a slave trader who helped put down a Jamaica rebellion.

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A former soldier was "riddled with survivor's guilt" after seeing colleagues killed, his widow says.

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Four more people are arrested in connection with the death of James Cutting in Bournemouth.

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The crash, involving a Land Rover towing a caravan and two other cars, happened on Sunday evening.

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Step-by-step, what to do to help prevent the spread of the virus.

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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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