10 signs you’ve lived in Dorset for a long time

OUR beautiful county is loved by locals and visitors alike and today is very special as it is Dorset Day. The annual event celebrates the feast of Dorset’s patron saint, Saint Wite, whose relics can be found in the Church of St Candida and Holy Cross at Whitchurch Canonicorum. Its …

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house prices by the sea up to 48 per …

The average price of a property in a British seaside town is now £ 265,978, a 10% jump – or over £ 24,000 – in just 12 months, according to the Halifax. Salcombe, Devon, is Britain’s most expensive seaside town, with an average price of £ 950,325. Sandbanks in Poole …

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Fewer than 10 confirmed Covid-19 cases in Dorset

Fewer than 10 new cases of coronavirus have been recorded in Dorset, according to the latest statistics. The latest government figures show six people tested positive for Covid-19 in the county in the 24 hours leading up to 4 p.m. on Monday, May 31. In the Dorset Council area, only …

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JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon defends £ 22million package

THE boss of Bournemouth’s largest private employer, JP Morgan, has defended his salary of US $ 31.7million (£ 22.3million) for 2020. Jamie Dimon was among the heads of banks who appeared before U.S. senators to face criticism over their actions during the pandemic. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Sherrod Brown criticized …

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