North Dorset District Council

Councillors said a fond farewell to the Nordon Council Chamber on Friday 24 March. (more…)

Visit Dorset hosts digital showcase afternoon with top industry speakers at Athelhampton House

Visit Dorset, a tourism partnership of Dorset local authorities with support from more than 600 local tourism businesses, launched its re-developed website on Wednesday February 1 with an exclusive event at Athelhampton House near Dorchester.

Reshaping your councils - Consultation on unitary proposals for Dorset

North Dorset District Council backs change to local government structure

The likelihood of Dorset’s nine councils being replaced by two new unitary authorities is a step closer, after North Dorset District Council unanimously voted for change. At a meeting of Full Council held today, councillors agreed to make a submission to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government requesting that Dorset’s nine councils… Read more North Dorset District Council backs change to local government structure

Business professionals set to connect at North Dorset Business Day

North Dorset District Council is set to host a Business Day on 17 November 2016. The event will take place at the Exchange in Sturminster Newton from 10am to 3pm. Over 40 businesses will be exhibiting at the event, promoting their products or services. Cllr Sherry Jespersen, North Dorset District Council’s Executive Portfolio Holder for… Read more Business professionals set to connect at North Dorset Business Day

North Dorset District Council elects new leader

North Dorset District Council has elected Cllr Graham Carr-Jones as its new leader. Cllr Carr-Jones was elected at Full Council on Friday 29 July and he appointed Cllr David Walsh as his Deputy Leader at the meeting. His new Cabinet were announced later that afternoon. Cllr Carr-Jones said: “It is an honour to be elected… Read more North Dorset District Council elects new leader