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Tue, 11:27

These awards celebrate Dorset’s best food and drink producers and businesses, and we’re proud to announce the 2017 finalists nominated by you

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Tue, 11:08

This edition of Dorset Magazine features all the local ingredients to make this month special

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Why jet off to foreign climes to get married with your toes in the sand when you can do the same in Dorset?

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Dorset, Dorset, Dorset. And some more Dorset. Join us on a trip around the world as we check out… Dorset

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Magazine Club is a new multi-title subscription service giving you unlimited access to over 35 monthly magazines from leading UK publisher Archant.

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Monday, April 10, 2017

From bean to cup, which buzzy coffee lovers’ venues offer the best caffeine fix in the county

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Friday, March 10, 2017

There may be over 1,000 World Heritage Sites across the globe and we may be a tad biased, but nobody can deny the Jurassic Coast is truly beautiful...

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Monday, February 27, 2017

From Kathak dancing and opera to a sleepover with dinosaurs, Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

This year’s Dorset Wildlife Calendar features breathtaking aerial images of some of its reserves

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

From sea shanties to skating Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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Are you planning taking a trip to North Dorset? Ranging from the relaxing to the extreme, we’ve rounded up 5 great ways to enjoy the area

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

From panto frolics to an audience with The Iron Lady, Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county in January

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Corfe Castle really is stunning, isn’t it? You know it and we know it. But let’s remind ourselves anyway…

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Christmas content is all over the web and social media at this time of year. So are all our guides to Christmas in Dorset, in one place

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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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Friday, October 7, 2016

Dorset Magazine Food, Drink and Farming Awards 2016 took place last night in the beautiful surroundings of Lulworth Castle. Here we announce the prestigious winners

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

These awards celebrate the county’s best food and drink producers and businesses, and we’re proud to announce this year’s finalists nominated by you

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Thursday, August 11, 2016

He’s a dab hand at lambing, not bad at dad dancing, thinks Kylie has buttocks like a race horse and relishes family life on his farm in Dorset. Adam Lee-Potter meets national treasure, Martin Clunes

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

We are thrilled to announce the release of our new Dorset Magazine app!

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Tuesday, April 19, 2016

From cosy classes in domestic kitchens to lessons from award-winning Master Bakers, Dorset boasts some of the best bread making courses in the country, writes Sue Quinn

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Thursday, April 7, 2016

From the best flowers to plant in spring to inspiring cottage garden style – we reveal 10 things to do this month in the garden to ensure an awesome outside space

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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Friday, March 11, 2016

British public schools reveal 6 things every parent should know before choosing an independent school for your child

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Monday, February 15, 2016

The final series of ITV’s Mr Selfridge features the retail mogul’s beloved Highcliffe Castle and his passion for some captivating high-spending identical twins, as Jeremy Miles discovers

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Andy Greeves talks to AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe, club legend Steve Fletcher and ex-Bloc Party drummer and Cherries superfan Matt Tong about why we should love their local team

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

As a county with no motorways or cities, Dorset has plenty of room for beautiful cottages just like these...

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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Friday, January 15, 2016

Helen Stiles rounds up 60 essential dates for 2016

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Monday, January 11, 2016

Tried and tested by two-legged and four-legged walkers, these dog-friendly rambles are the perfect way to step into the New Year and explore our lovely county

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Monday, December 14, 2015

We all know how amazing Dorset is for a relaxed stroll through the countryside and it’s no different for our canine friends who join us along the way

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Monday, November 23, 2015

Soak up the festive spirit at one of these Christmas events in Dorset

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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Wimborne Minster is so much more than a gorgeous historic market town. It is also home to some of the best food and drink in Dorset and with this in mind Sue Quinn shares some of her favourite gourmet haunts

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Friday, October 2, 2015

On Thursday 24 September the popular Dorset Magazine Food & Drink Awards took place at Lulworth Castle. The awards are designed to showcase the great and the good in Dorset, and reward the hardworking people behind them, including suppliers and producers, small farming businesses, chefs, restaurants, pubs and hoteliers. Here we announce the winners

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Friday, October 2, 2015

‘Man is not truly one, but truly two’ wrote Robert Louis Stevenson of his most famous creation. Yet, as Jeremy Miles reveals, the shocking tale of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde was written whilst recuperating in a genteel Bournemouth suburb

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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

As filming for the seventh series of Doc Martin comes to an end, Martin Clunes OBE is busy preparing for his next starring role at Buckham Fair. Carol Burns caught up with Martin and his furry co-star on set in Port Isaac

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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Making artisan breads takes time, practice and patience but once you’ve mastered the art, you’ll be wondering why you ever ate anything except homemade bread says LIFE Food Editor, SUSAN CLARK.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

From outdoor theatre and film screenings to making your own kite and stargazing, Helen Stiles picks her favourite events from around the county

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Monday, July 20, 2015

Nominate the Dorset food and drink you love in our prestigious awards and reward the heroes from our county’s food scene who tantalise your tastebuds

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Monday, July 13, 2015

Stylish Sandbanks and the neighbouring ‘villages’ of Lilliput and Canford Cliffs make the most of this beautiful coastal area. And there are plenty of fabulous hotels, restaurants, shops and sporting events for you to sample the high life or a sundowner or two

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Summer is here and one of the best ways to enjoy a long evening is with a picnic at one of these open air performances in Dorset

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Ann Sidney, a young apprentice hairdresser from Poole, was catapulted to fame in 1964 when she won the coveted Miss World crown. Fifty years on Ann reflects on her extraordinary journey and the stars she met along the way

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Monday, June 1, 2015

From kite flying and wing walking to dogs and music, Helen Stiles rounds up Dorset’s very best summer festivals

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Monday, May 18, 2015

Sherborne turns Victorian for the filming of David Nicholls’ adaptation of Far From the Madding Crowd and Boris Starling was on set to see it happen

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

There’s not much better than a clear night sky, right? We’ve rounded up 4 Dorset Wildlife Trust Reserves perfect for stargazing

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Edward Griffiths revels in some of the finest views in England from
Compton Abbas Airfield on this breathtaking north Dorset walk

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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A sensational Sandbanks property has just won a major international design award. Woadden Nash, the Poole-based company who created this award-winning family home, gives us an exclusive through the keyhole tour

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Helen Stiles rounds up her pick of events happening around the county this month

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Monday, January 26, 2015

According to the Alzheimer’s Society over 84,000 people in the South West are living with dementia. Dorset is actively challenging existing perceptions about dementia and creating a network of supportive dementia friendly communities across the county

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Monday, January 19, 2015

Situated on the banks of the River Frome, there’s plenty to explore in this lovely county town from dinosaurs and pharaohs to Michelin star dining and Hardy’s Casterbridge

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