Purbeck District Council has been awarded £900,000 to help address the effects of second homes in the district.
Visit Dorset, a tourism partnership of Dorset local authorities with support from more than 600 local tourism businesses, is preparing to launch its re-developed website with an exclusive event at Athelhampton House near Dorchester.
Councillors in Dorset will consider a report in January on proposals to replace the county’s existing nine councils with two new unitary authorities by 2019.
Public consultation results show clear backing for change to local government structures in Dorset.
This December, Christmas shoppers in Purbeck will be able to enjoy some free parking.
People are being asked to stay away from a section of sea wall in Swanage damaged by Storm Angus.
Residents in some parts of Purbeck are being asked to comment on documents produced following reviews of some of the district’s conservation areas.
At a packed meeting at the Purbeck School, Purbeck District Councillors made a commitment to thoroughly review the current partial review of the Purbeck Local Plan.
Following an examination by an independent inspector, a consultation is taking place on some modifications to the draft Swanage Local Plan before it can be approved.
BT is proposing to remove 41 public phone boxes from across Purbeck.
Following the recent consultation on the Partial Review of the Purbeck Local Plan, a meeting will take place at The Purbeck School on Wednesday 2 November.
The Discover Purbeck Information Centre, Wareham has won Gold at the Dorset Tourism Awards
Residents across Purbeck, West Dorset and Weymouth & Portland can have their say on a review of the Council Tax Support Scheme for working age applicants in their area.
People have been getting out and about in Purbeck this September and enjoying a range of free and low cost activities.
A major public consultation on the future shape of local government in Dorset will be launched on 30 August 2016.
If you’re aiming to round off the summer holidays with a Bank Holiday barbecue this weekend, Purbeck District Council and Food Standards Agency (FSA) have some good advice to help make it a safe success.
An excellent number of responses was received for the 2016 consultation on the Partial Review of the Purbeck Local Plan.
The Dorset Waste Partnership (DWP) is continuing to win awards and gain recognition for its achievements in recycling and waste prevention.
Free and low cost events are tempting people to get out and get active this autumn in Purbeck.
A new grant has been launched to help households in Purbeck whose gas central heating boiler is broken or faulty.