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Parish Council By-Election

Due to a resignation the Parish Council are seeking villagers to come forward for an election for a new council member.

More details on the Parish Council website.

75% turnout in the village for local elections leads to Tory win

There was a 75% turnout in Lytchett Matravers on Election Day.

The results for the local elections (electing Purbeck District Councillors) have been announced today and Wendy Meadon and Peter Webb were succesful. You can see all the PDC results here.

Dorset Mid and Poole North is taken from the Liberal Democrats by Conservative Michael Tomlinson

Conservative MP, Michael Tomlinson, won the Dorset Mid & Poole elections. Mr Tomlinson replaces Liberal Democrat MP Annette Brooke as our local MP.

Result on the BBC

Annual Parish Meeting 25th April

1-20150421_113529542_iOSDon’t forget it’s the Annual Parish meeting hosted by the Parish Council on the 25th April at 10:30.

The village hall needs your help

Message from the Village Hall committee: “to support the Village Hall future – we want to raise up to £15 K for improvements and re-modelling the toilets; various grant sources are being tapped but we also have agreement from Waitrose in Wimborne to be a green token beneficiary soon -SO – IF ANYONE gets green Waitrose Tokens – from anywhere – please save them for us; if you don’t use the Wimborne Waitrose, we’ll take them in for you; dates soon, but if you pass them on to Village Hall Committee members like Roger Emmerson or Liz Wilson, we’ll get them into the collection

Any other fundraising ideas very welcome, or events – Castle Players One Act Play and Supper evening was set up to raise funds for the hall”

Message from DCC regarding birds covered in waxy substance

The following information has been received from DCC’s Emergency Planning service. Please can you pass this information to as many people as possible.

You will be aware that there are birds being found a shore along our and others coastline and covered in a waxy substance yet to be identified.

CEFAS (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science) has offered to store contaminated dead birds, prior to assessment. It will be necessary to “bag” the bird in a strong polythene bag, record the date and time found, together with its precise location (grid reference if possible). Contact for CEFAS is 01305 206600, email stephen.irving@cefas.co.uk This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

If there are any difficulties then please contact the Duty Emergency Planning Officer via Dorset County Council.

Louise Dowell, x7216

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Quiz in aid of Wareham & Purbeck MS Society – 23rd Feb 12

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Quiz at the Rose & Crown

QUIZGO STYLE QUIZ AT ROSE AND CROWN THURSDAY 31ST JANUARY 7.30 FOR PROMPT 8PM START- HOPE YOU CAN MAKE IT!! PROBABLY BEST TO BOOK YOUR TABLE WITH HEATHER PUB PHONE NUMBER IS 01202 625325