Motcombe couple launch a new festival that won’t cost the earth

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A pioneering young couple have started plans for a revolutionary new festival ‘Artemis’, set to take place July 2022. Unlike most British festivals, Artemis will not centre around music, but Natural History, Conservation and Sustainability. Spurred on by the 2021 IPCC report, Ben Hussey and Natalie Bourchier have approached every element of the Artemis festival […]

Sherborne’s Independent businesses in with Fiver Fest

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Thousands of independent businesses are coming together this October to highlight their contribution to the Great British high Street. To show the importance of supporting our high streets, Sherborne is joining with other independent High Streets across the UK to put on very special £5 offers across two weeks in October, in the ‘Totally Locally […]

Lisa Takes the Honours at Society of Master Saddlers’ National Competition

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Master Saddler Lisa Hoskins from Kington Magna won the prestigious Open Bridle class for a Bridle suitable for Cross-Country riding. “To win at the National Saddlery Competition is always a great achievement, something to be proud of after all the work and effort” said Lisa “I love making bridles, especially ones with ‘bling’ browbands!” Hard […]

Sturminster Newton Job Fair

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Stur is holding a Job Fair on Thursday 21st October (The Exchange 10 a.m. – 2p.m.) offering opportunities to  job seekers and volunteers.   Local businesses and voluntary bodies report that they are struggling to find workers and SturBiz (Sturminster Newton Chamber of Commerce) has responded by setting up a Job Fair to bring them together.   […]

Love Local Trust Local Food & Drink Awards – Your Last Call!

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We appear to be fast approaching September; the end of the summer, the start of schooling (touch wood, but it’s looking good!), and the countdown to deadline for the last entries to the Love Local Trust Local Food & Drink Awards 2021. The team at Love Local Trust Local have really enjoyed seeing your entries […]