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: https://www.dorsetcoast.com/posts/dorset-coast-forum-annual-meeting-2019/continue 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 →

Dorset National Park and the Glover review

Dorset National Park has made its submission to the Glover Review, set up by the government to investigate and report on National Parks. Information on the National Parks review can be viewed here: Government information Dorset National Park submission can be viewed here: Dorset National Parkcontinue reading →

The Purbeck Society joins Civic Voice

The Purbeck Society has joined Civic Voice, the national organisation for local civic societies. This is an important development enabling the Purbeck Society to network with other local civic societies and to raise the profile of local heritage in and beyond Purbeck. Joining Civic Voice is a step that the Purbeck Society is taking in order to research, enhance and celebrate the heritage of the area. The heritage of Purbeck is under the threats of inappropriate development, limited funding of local government heritage functions, and a lack of awareness of the role that…continue reading →