November 2016

Campaign To Protect Rural England: “Dorset is under threat from new housing”

For full information click link here (open in new window).

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Volunteers Shave The Giant

Thank-you to the kind volunteers who recently trimmed and tidied the Cerne Abbas Giant (“manscaping?”).

A full write up is available on the Nation Trust website (click here)

 

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“No Excuse” Safety Cameras In Operation

The “No Excuse” Safety crew will be in Dorchester and Sherborne and other areas (including Cerne Abbas) over the following dates:

Saturday 26th November

Tuesday 29th November

Firday 2nd December

Tackling the big five of dangerous driving: drink and drug driving, excessive and inappropriate speed, not wearing a seatbelt, driver distractions such as hand-held mobile phone and careless driving.

 

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Christmas Messages For The Newsletter

It is not too late if you would like to make an entry in to this year’s Newsletter, with donations going to The Cerne Valley Young Peoples Trust.

If interested, please put your message and donation through the door of Helen Smith, 7 The Maltings, Acreman St., Cerne Abbas.

The message should be approximately 20 words and should be submitted before the 25th November. Since the council have this year removed all funding of the Youth groups your donations will be greatly appreciated.

John Hartley Chairman, CVYPT

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Storm Angus Batters West Dorset

Storm Angus has been battering West Dorset with heavy rainfall, flood warnings and a further band of wet weather approaching.

To keep up date on developments click here

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Police Appeal For Witnesses Following Fatality

A 44-year old, male motorist, who was driving a Peugeot died in the early hours of Friday morning after hitting a tree and entering a field on the A37, two miles north of Dorchester.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 18:29.

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