Hall & Woodhouse has awarded more than £50,000 to 35 local causes through its Community Chest Awards.

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Hall & Woodhouse has awarded more than £50,000 to 35 local causes through its Community Chest Awards. The annual awards are an initiative created by the independent family-owned Dorset brewer. The aims are to improve both the facilities and the lives of people in the community by providing grants to local voluntary groups and causes […]

It was an unfortunate present purchase that sparked Casey Gregory’s idea of setting up a luxury online gift store.

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It was an unfortunate present purchase that sparked Casey Gregory’s idea of setting up a luxury online gift store. Casey, 43, had struggled to find the right gift for a close friend’s 40th. She ended up panic buying a rather expensive pair of earrings at the last minute. But when the friend opened the box, […]

Lighthouse temporary closure is only a pause not a stop.

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Following the recent Government announcement Lighthouse, Poole’s centre for the arts, has issued the following statement: ‘Lighthouse will close from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday 2 December. Live performances, film screenings and activities up to and including Wednesday 4 November will still be taking place and The Beacon Café will be open. We will be […]