Local News

Michael visits the Port of Poole

Michael recently visited the Port of Poole and chatted to the CEO of Poole Harbour Commissioners about the port. Michael was shown around the port by Jim Stewart, and heard about Brexit readiness and the challenges and opportunities for the port.

Michael visits Colehill Community Library

Every year Dorset libraries run a summer reading challenge for children. This year the theme is "Space Race" and Michael visited Colehill Community library to hear about how many children had signed up. 


Michael meets Police and & Crime Commissioner candidate

Michael recently met with David Sidwick who is standing as the Conservative candidate to be the next Police and Crime Commissioner for Dorset. They discussed a range of issues including Anti-social behaviour and crime reduction across Dorset. 


Michael meets community ambassador

Michael met with a community ambassador for Cancer Research UK in Wimborne library. They discussed the importance of early diagnosis for cancer, and the importance of those caring for people with cancer. 

Michael joins judges at Upton Carnival

Michael had a lovely afternoon joining the judges at the Upton carnival . 


Michael said "I was very impressed with everyone who took part in the carnival - it was a fantastic event for all the family"

Michael supports Wimborne in Bloom

Michael was pleased to be able to support Wimborne in Bloom at the recent judges day. He was able to meet the judges at the Wimborne model town, where he also chatted to the town crier. 

Michael visits Pre-School

Michael was delighted to visit the Down in the Woods Pre-school last week following their great Ofsted inspection. 

Michael visits Julia's House

Michael had a very interesting visit to Julia's House in Corfe Mullen, hearing about their recent research on the importance of respite care provided by hospices.