Growing Places Fund receives £9.7m to support economic growth in Dorset

The Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership – Growing Places Fund – has been provided with £9.7m from central government as a revolving loan scheme to support housing and job creation in Dorset. This is a repayable loan that encourages local economic growth in Dorset. It has been designed to unlock projects […]

Inside Out Dorset needs you to fund this year’s festival

The Inside Out festival –14-23 September – brings world-class outdoor events to Dorset and more than 140,000 people. It will span across 440 square miles of the county covering unforgettable landscapes providing a unique opportunity for audiences to explore, learn and discover. Now for the first time, the festival needs help […]

Great turnout for our spring breakfast event

  A fantastic turnout by Dorchester Chamber members for our first spring breakfast of the year hosted by The Sun Inn of Lower Burton, which provided a sumptuous breakfast. Martin Hamilton, Strategic Director for Dorset Councils Partnership, gave an informative talk about the proposed developments planned for Dorchester over the next […]

Your chance to be in a new Accessibility Guide for Dorchester

Local business owners, traders, service providers and residents will be interested to hear about a new guide being produced for Dorchester to entice more people to visit the town. The Dorchester Access Group (DAG), supported by the Dorchester Chamber for Business and the Business Improvement District, is embarking on a […]