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Places

Yesterday, 12:49

The early morning frost, the cosy pubs and the beautiful scenery. Dorset really is a wondrous place to be at Christmas

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Tue, 16:23

From festival organisers to a man in love with Colmer’s Hill, Helen Stiles discovers what makes this town so special from some of the people who live and work there. Photos: Simon Emmett

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Mon, 14:47

From its fabulous Yuletide Festival to pantomime fun, Blandford Forum is getting into the festive spirit as Andy Greeves discovers

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Mon, 14:44

This Bournemouth village by the sea prides itself on its dazzling array of independent shops. It is the perfect place to find unusual Christmas gifts, says Laura Booth

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Mon, 14:41

From skating in the square to Christmas lullabies there is plenty happening in Dorset’s county town over the festive season

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Education

Monday, November 14, 2016

Academic excellence and the opportunity to shine in extra-curricular achievements is the magic elixir behind every Leweston girl says its head, Kate Reynolds

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Set in a 100 glorious acres of Capability Brown designed grounds Milton Abbey gives its pupils a well rounded education that plays to their strengths, as its head master Magnus Bashaarat reveals

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Food & Drink

Yesterday, 15:35

Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Dorset really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

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Mon, 15:07

Having cooked in Marco Pierre White’s fiery kitchen, and worked with a stellar cast of culinary names, you know the menu at Matt Tebbutt’s Schpoons and Forx will be something very special and seasonally inspired

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

With her newly acquired hens happily laying Lisa Osman wants to bake a special ‘thank you’ cake

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

Celebrate Christmas and Great British Game Week (November 21 - November 27) with these delicious recipes and take your taste buds for a walk on the wild side

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Gill Meller celebrates everyday seasonal recipes in a new book inspired by the Dorset landscape in which he lives and works

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People

Mon, 14:58

Adam Lee-Potter talks to the mooted heir to Attenborough’s throne about his passion for wildlife

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Steve Etches is clearly a clever, persuasive - and lucky - man.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Routine is vital for any football club to function properly and for your players to perform at their very best

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Gill Meller celebrates everyday seasonal recipes in a new book inspired by the Dorset landscape in which he lives and works

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

From wasabi and knobs to gin and vodka, Dorset has taken its local food scene to delicious new heights and is creating a whole new generation of food and drink heroes

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Homes & Gardens

Friday, November 11, 2016

We have two £100 vouchers for the Cornish Bed Company up for grabs for two lucky winners. All you need to do is answer this simple question…

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Make time to explore these wonderful local gardens which are at their most dazzling at this time of year

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Friday, August 19, 2016

From seaside escapes to eco-friendly self-builds, take a tour of three motivating and beautiful renovations that will give you serious house envy

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Friday, August 5, 2016

Furniture designer John Makepeace creates stunning individual pieces from his Dorset studio that grace homes and businesses across the world

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

There are many unusual and colourful gardens opening across the county for the NGS this month

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