Family Support Administrator | Mosaic

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Family Support Administrator Hours 20 hours Salary  £9880 (£18525 fte) Base:  Milborne St Andrew, Blandford, DT11 Would you like to join an enthusiastic, friendly team, working for a children’s charity in Dorset? The successful candidate will be part of the referral team and be responsible for processing referrals, recording evaluation and monitoring forms and liaising […]

Heroic horsewoman runs the London marathon (aged 77) for the charities that saved her life

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This month, Shena Kozuba-Kozubska will be running her second London Marathon. It’s likely to be even tougher than the one she did 30 years ago. Running that one, she “only had a fractured skull and broken hand,” she recalls understatedly. What this top-class horse rider had actually suffered was a massive blow to the head, […]

The intelligent poltergeist | Looking Back

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On January 11, 1895, the Western Gazette published a story about strange goings-on in a Dorset village. The paper described ‘considerable excitement’ at Durweston ‘in consequence of the supposition that one ofits cottages is haunted’. The cottage was one of a semi- detached, white-walled pair that stand high on the hill above Durweston.They have been […]

14yr old Ruby ‘The Pocket Rocket’ Else-White is crowned Two Time National Champion

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Last weekend Stalbridge teenager Ruby Else-White competed in the England Boxing National Schools Championships, and once again was crowned champion. Twice-national champion Ruby was also selected as Female Boxer of the Tournament by the England Talent coaches. Earlier this year we reported that 14 year old Ruby Else-White from Stalbridge has earned recognition as one […]