Dorset, United Kingdom

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Dorset, Japan, Monaco: Choose to live in one of these places if you want a ... -
In cheerier news, at least for those who live in the right bit of Dorset, we learned that girls born in the Purbeck area can expect to live 86.6 years on average – four years more than the national average for women. But if people in parts of the West ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:40:34 GMT
Judas window installed at Dorset church 14 years after artist's death - The Guardian
On the side of a Dorset church shaded by the graveyard trees, a window as dark and mysterious as a bog pool has just been installed. Visitors peer at the black glass – until suddenly, in shock, they see the sinister image: a man hanging from the branch ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:23:30 GMT
Chichester horse sculpture to be paraded in Dorset - Chichester Observer
Shirley will watch her magnificent one-and-a half-ton creation being drawn through the Dorset county town on a dray cart by two heavy horses before it is positioned at Brewery Square. The breathtaking sculpture has been inspired by and created as a ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:07:09 GMT
Top ten things to do in Somerset and Dorset today - Western Gazette
5) The Easter weekend at Haselbury Mill will see the return of the Vintage Steam Rally starting Friday and finishing on Monday. There will be a vintage fair, evening entertainment, and rustic bar – and the proceeds will go to a number of charities ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:56:47 GMT
Dorset's recycling service receives thumbs up - Blackmore Vale
When the Dorset Waste Partnership - which was created in 2010 to centralise rubbish collection in the county - announced that weekly bin collections were being replaced by a new fortnightly recycling service, there was a good deal of opposition ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:04:35 GMT
Two horses found dead after starving to death near Dorset - Park Rapids Enterprise
Hubbard County authorities are investigating a gut-wrenching case of animal abuse after finding two horses that starved to death tied to trees near Dorset Corner. Advertisement. One managed to break its leash, but the other simply dropped in place as ...
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:38:40 GMT