Category: Blandford Forum

Melbury Abbas HGV row: Parish withdraws lorry ban bid

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A parish council has withdrawn its legal bid to stop lorries using a narrow road through a Dorset village.Melbury Abbas and Cann Parish Council had raised funds to challenge a one…

Police warning to dial 999 if you spot 'suspicious' pickup truck …

Police have warned members of the public to keep an eye out for a “suspicious” pickup truck which is “actively involved” in carrying out crimes.
If you spot the truck possibly taking part in a crime you should call 999 “immediately”, police have said.

Teenager's video shows dog which was allegedly trapped in hot …

A Somerset teenager raised the alarm after a dog was allegedly trapped in a a vehicle for 40 minutes in 27 degree heat at a McDonald’s car park.
Gabrielle Dart filmed a small dog seemingly locked inside an Isuzu at the Frome branch of the fast food cha…

Tributes paid to 'fun' and 'inspirational' Kenilworth woman

Tributes have been paid to a Kenilworth woman whose life was one of ‘fun, family, faith and fellowship.’
Mollie Jones, mother of five children, grand-mother of 12 and great-grandmother of seven, died on Monday May 21 aged 98.

Mollie with her late husb…