All posts with the dorset tag

Cadbury comes to ‘Puddlestown’

May 26

Bank Holiday Monday saw a very chocolatey make over for the village of Puddletown, with the arrival of lots of purple and lots of Chocolate! Including this amazing solid chocolate […]

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Broadchurch walking trail launched in West Bay

Apr 29


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Glamping in Dorset

Apr 16

The sun’s out and it looks like it’s here to stay! With a predicted three solid months of sunshine ahead of us, there’s no better reason to holiday at home. […]

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Bronze sculptures win gold!

Feb 26

Pallington Lakes in Pallingon Dorset are recent winners of Gold in the category of ‘Small Visitor Attraction of the Year’ at the South West England tourism excellence awards 2014/2015. And […]

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Dorset named one of the world’s best places to visit

Jan 15

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Dorset has made the shortlist for the year’s ‘hottest’ destinations according to the Guardian newspaper, and as a result has been named as one of the forty best holiday destinations […]

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New series of Broadchurch brings Dorset back into the limelight

Jan 8

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The much-anticipated second series of Broadchurch began on ITV last night, once again getting the entire nation talking with many more dark twists and turns set against a backdrop of […]

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Merry Christmas from Athelhampton House and Gardens

Dec 24

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It’s finally that special time of the year, and we would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our visitors and readers a very merry Christmas and a […]

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20 questions every bride & groom-to-be should ask a wedding photographer

Dec 19

So you’ve looked through the wedding venues in Weymouth, Dorset, and you’ve set your heart on Athelhampton House, of course! You’re all booked in, phew! Now the venue is sorted […]

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Dorset Then and Now shows change in Dorset through the decades

Dec 3

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A new book published by local newspapers the Bournemouth and Dorset Echo has captured the hearts of the local community, selling well as a Christmas gift alongside other popular books […]

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Tolpuddle’s famous tree is here to stay

Nov 13

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We’re glad to hear that the much-loved Martyrs Tree of Tolpuddle, just up the road from Athelhampton House, is here to stay, with tree surgeons undertaking pruning work on the […]

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