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Great Dorset Steam Fair UPDATE: Showers but ground conditions improving - Western Daily Press
The organisers of the Great Dorset Steam Fair has confirmed ground conditions are improving despite showers. A spokesperson said: "We had a light shower early this morning but ground conditions are improving rapidly across the showground and traffic is ...​10 things to do in Dorset this weekend 30th – 31st AugustBlackmore Vale12 things to do this weekend in Dorset - Red Arrows and the Great Dorset Steam ...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:08:43 GMT
Great Dorset Steam Fair has a muddy start - BBC News
The Great Dorset Steam Fair opened to the public as heavy rain turned much of the site to mud. Members of the public started to arrive at the site in Tarrant Hinton on Wednesday. Exhibitors experienced problems accessing the 600-acre site in the last ...
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:01:50 GMT
Hotel insider: The Pig on the Beach, Dorset - Financial Times
The Pig on the Beach, near the Dorset village of Studland, has an unusual problem for a new hotel – too much demand. Within a month of its opening in June, it was fully booked for almost every weekend until November. A member of staff has to greet cars ...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:30:41 GMT
Non-emergency patient transport service in Dorset 'improving' - BBC News
A non-emergency ambulance service criticised as "abysmal" has improved, according to a health watchdog. The non-emergency patient transport service in Dorset was criticised by patients for arriving late and early and failing to pick them up. In ...
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:01:37 GMT
Conditions improving at Great Dorset Steam Fair - ITV News
The organisers of the Great Dorset Steam Fair say that conditions are still very muddy but are improving this morning. Yesterday many visitors to the fair were stranded for hours waiting to be towed through the mud. The car parks for day visitors are ...
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:40:25 GMT