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Parish Clerk

Great Dorset Steam Fair 2019

The 51st Steam Fair will be open to the public Thursday 22nd – Monday 26th August. In order to help control traffic, a 30mph temporary speed restriction order will be applied to the valley road from Tarrant Hinton cross-roads to … Continue reading

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Flower & Produce Show 2019

Another blooming success! All the Results and Photos can be found in the Flower Show section of the village web-site.  Here are some photos:-

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TV10 Success

The Tarrant Valley 10K race was held on Sunday 7th July with 242 finishers in the 10K and 27 in the 1 mile Children’s race. Well done to Fiona Forbes, the organiser, and all the helpers who made it a … Continue reading

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TV10 7th July – Road Closure

DORSET COUNCIL has issued a Notice under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 to prohibit the use of Village Street and part of Valley Road to south of Tarrant Monkton by cyclists, horse riders and all mechanically … Continue reading

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Lorry hits bridge

At 08.30am Monday 13 May, a low loader lorry, carrying a forklift, crossed Monkton ford, slid and hit the bridgework. Witnesses said the driver entered the ford too fast and at an angle. The lorry sustained damage which made it … Continue reading

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Cranborne Chase AONB

News from the AONB:- We are thrilled to announce today (Friday 10 May) that the Cranborne Chase and Chalke Valley Landscape Partnership project has been awarded a £1.68million grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.   Made possible by National Lottery … Continue reading

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RDA Bring & Buy Coffee Morning

Wednesday 29th May 10.30am Tombola, bric-a-brac, cakes, raffles etc East Farm.

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Plant Sale Sat.4th May

Bring & Buy plants at the Village Hall 10.30am. Tea/coffee available.

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Summer Mayhem – 22nd June

The Village Hall Committee is pleased to announce another mid-summer event. This year it will be on Saturday 22nd June.  Please put it in your diaries. All details are in this poster …   summer mayhem 22 june 2019

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Desert Island Ditties – 10 April

Come and enjoy an evening of music and conversation at the Hall, chosen by your neighbours in a copy of the popular BBC programme. And pit your wits in a Name that Tune quiz. Tickets £5 from John Goode, 830527 … Continue reading

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