News

Article - Councils

I wish I had a Pound for every time that someone in West Dorset had asked me or told me something about "the Council".

Article - BBC Travel Website

It is dangerous to speculate about the experiences of large numbers of people you have never met; but I would be willing to make a small bet that almost all the readers of this column will at some time in the not too distant past have experienced some form of disruption to their travel around Wes

Irrationality

I saw recently a report in one newspaper suggesting that my friend, George Osborne, has begun to write a book about ‘The Age of Unreason’.  I haven’t yet had a chance to ask George whether this report is accurate – but various events recently have made me think that he may be on to something.

Post Offices

Recently, there was a good deal of anxiety in Dorchester about the possible closure of the post office at Victoria Park.

This particular issue has now gone away, as it has now been decided that the post office in Victoria Park will remain open.