ALL OUR INDOOR MEETINGS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE ONGOING COVID-19 SITUATION. In view of the current situation with regard to Covid-19 our next meeting scheduled for 17th April has been postponed. We are currently reviewing our position with regard to our Summer programme where there are planned outside events for May, June and July, but for now the assumption is that they are unlikely to take place. Whether or not our Winter indoor programme will resume or not as planned in October will clearly depend on government advice…continue reading →

Dorset CPRE Planning Conference

Dorset CPRE are holding a planning conference on 13th March 2020 at Cerne Abbas village hall. The agenda is attached, and you can see it's going to be a full and informative day. Agenda  continue reading →

Isle of Purbeck flag and anthem

The Isle of Purbeck now has it's own flag and anthem, apart from the road signs which exist to show the entry points - images of the flag and anthem appear below. With thanks to Andrew Fleming, who has been the Swanage Town Crier for the last 10 years.continue reading →

Happy New Year !

Here's hoping all our members enjoyed a lovely Christmas, and have a great 2020. Details of our programme for the year are available via the Events link, and as you can see, it's interesting and varied and we hope as many of you as possible will be able to enjoy it. Vistors and new members are always very welcome too ! It all starts next week, 10th January, with our AGM. We hope to see you there.continue reading →

Dorset Coast Forum Annual Meeting

The Dorset Coast Forum comprises organisations working together to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of the Dorset coast and the surrounding seas. Their Annual meeting is on 21st November - full details at this link: reading →

Dorset AONB Annual Forum 2019

The next Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty's Annual Forum meeting is on 23rd October - this is an opportunity for you to hear about the Partnership's recent activity and help shape it's priorities for investment. Full details at this link: AONB forum Dorset AONB website: Dorset AONBcontinue reading →

Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site Partnership Plan: 2020-2025

The Jurassic Coast Trust is currently creating a new Partnership Plan in collaboration with a wide variety of stakeholders. This new Partnership Plan will be published towards the end of 2019 and will guide management of the World Heritage Site over the next five years. As part of the creation of the new Partnership Plan, a consultation process will be undertaken from August-September 2019. Views are welcomed by email, post, online survey or attendance at a number of drop in events - full details at this link: Plan consultationcontinue reading →