News & Events

The latest news and events from the Dorset magazine

Dorset walk around Gore Hill and Up Cerne

Tuesday 14 November 2017

Only birdsong breaks the peace of this beautiful West Dorset walk which takes in wide valleys, wooded hills and glorious countryside views over the Blackmore Vale, as Edward Griffiths discovers

Meet the chef: Jason Hornbuckle at The Point Restaurant in Sandbanks

Monday 13 November 2017

Jason Hornbuckle, Executive Head Chef, at The Point Restaurant at the Haven Hotel combines classic French cuisine with British style and Asian flavours from his travels

Dorset walk around Swanage and Herston

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Edward Griffiths enjoys a bracing coastal walk through the foothills of Ballard Down and Nine Barrow Down

Meet the head: Jo Thomson at Clayesmore

Tuesday 7 November 2017

As Head of Clayesmore, Jo Thomson wants pupils to embrace challenge as this will help them discover that they can achieve more than they ever dreamt

La Fosse in Cranborne: Restaurant review

Monday 6 November 2017

Hyper-local food sourcing and world-class creative cuisine come together in Cranborne, as Helen Stiles discovers

Win an organic Christmas Dinner Box from Riverford

Thursday 2 November 2017

We are offering one lucky winner all they need for an organic Christmas feast, with a Christmas Dinner Box from Riverford.

Events and things to do in Dorchester - November 2017

Tuesday 31 October 2017

We round up some of the best events happening in Dorchester this November

What to expect at Bridport Literary Festival 2017

Tuesday 31 October 2017

Bridport Literary Festival Director, Tanya Bruce-Lockhart, reveals some of the fascinating writers she has brought together for this year’s event

How to get involved in clay shooting

Tuesday 31 October 2017

Emily Damment talks us through a beginner’s journey into clay shooting, starting with the all-important first lesson and what to expect from have-a-go days

Dorset walk around West Lulworth and Daggers Gate

Monday 30 October 2017

Edward Griffiths explores the fascinating geology of the Jurassic Coast and admires some famous landmarks that regularly feature in geography field trips

9 of the most haunted locations in Dorset

Thursday 26 October 2017

Prepare to experience the paranormal this Hallowe’en as Visit Dorset reveals some of the county’s most haunted pubs, stately homes, historic buildings and tanks

The resident mammals of Dorset

Tuesday 24 October 2017

From inquisitive seals to boxing hares, Sally Welbourn introduces us to some of Dorset’s resident mammals

Dorset walk around Southbourne Beach and Aerodrome

Monday 23 October 2017

Edward Griffiths traces the boundaries of an airfield which hosted some magnificent men in their flying machines at the 1910 International Aviation Meeting

Dorset bespoke metalwork artist Ted Edley

Tuesday 17 October 2017

A chap who can mend a mangled car can turn his hand to pretty much anything.

What to expect at Bournemouth Arts by the Sea 2017

Thursday 12 October 2017

From elephants roaming Bournemouth to a watery takeover at the Town Hall, Helen Stiles is dazzled by the line-up at this year’s Arts by the Sea Festival and its Fringe

Meet the head: Richard Stevenson at Castle Court School

Thursday 12 October 2017

Richard Stevenson is headmaster of Castle Court School, the family-centred prep where children’s talents are nurtured and the freedom of childhood treasured

The beekeepers and artisan honey producers of Dorset

Wednesday 11 October 2017

Sue Quinn explores Dorset’s wonderful range of artisan honeys and argues that to truly appreciate this sweet product, you have to buy local

Poole-based Elliot Brown Watches

Tuesday 10 October 2017

From their base in Poole, Elliot Brown create elegant watches rugged enough to survive being mounted on a boat for 41,000 nautical miles on an 11 month circumnavigation

Dorset walk around Shillingstone and Okeford Hill

Monday 9 October 2017

Edward Griffiths enjoys a walk of contrasts and sensational views

Preparing pupils for careers that don’t exist yet

Wednesday 4 October 2017

How do you prepare pupils for careers that don’t exist yet? By working with businesses and educators on the cutting edge of the Silicon South, says Angharad Holloway of Talbot Heath School

The Dorset couple renovating classic cars

Tuesday 3 October 2017

Valerie Singleton meets a couple whose passion for Porsches created Canford Classics, a business which renovates and restores these iconic cars back to their full glamour

Open gardens in Dorset - October 2017

Monday 2 October 2017

Here are gardens great and small where you can admire autumn’s flaming display

Food & Farming Hero winner at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards 2017

Friday 29 September 2017

We announce our 2017 winner of the Food & Farming Hero award at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards

Family Dining Award winner at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards 2017

Friday 29 September 2017

We announce our 2017 winner of the Family Dining Award at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards

Best Product/Producer winner at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards 2017

Friday 29 September 2017

We announce our 2017 winner of Best Product/Producer at the Dorset Magazine Food, Drink & Farming Awards

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