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 Village Hall telephone Mrs Robina Pierrepont      

 01258 459034 (evenings)

 Ryland Room, St Peter’s call Jenny Ashwell  

 01258  459393 or email  .


 TravelDorset - up to the minute traffic information,

 the  location and cost of car parks and live

 information  about bus times. Twitter @TravelDorset

 Go to TravelDorset to report a pot hole/road defect,  highway flooding or blocked drains

 Winter Weather advice - flooding, how to stay  warm, gritting, school closures and road issues -  click here for more information

 Flooding advice from North Dorset District Council

 -  click here

 Flood Plan  - click here


 Blandford Safer Neighbourhood Team is now on  Facebook and Twitter @BlandfordSNT

 Dorset Fire and Rescue Service - local fire station  activity, home safety checks click here

 Benefice Newsletter Online click here        

 Blandford Food Bank - find out more

Next Parish Council meeting Wednesday 11th October. The agenda is available 3 days before the meeting - click here

Bus2Go schedule - Visit for information and booking.

To view Parish Council audit and financial information go to Council

News from the Blandford Doctors Surgeries click here

Bus service changes:

The Service 20 Blandford to Salisbury is now provided by Damory. It operates on a similar timetable to the previous service 20 provided by Dorset County Council EXCEPT that there will be NO SATURDAY SERVICE.

Service 20 Blandford to Salisbury timetable:

The new Service X12 Blandford to Weymouth is also now provided by Damory. It operates on a similar timetable to the previous X12 and includes a Saturday service.

Service X12 Blandford to Dorchester and Weymouth:

Parishioners are requested to give their comments about bus services to the Parish Council by contacting Councillor Tim Harman. You can do this by email on or by telephoning 01258 480685. Comments or complaints about the timetabled bus services can then be reported to the appropriate bus company.     

Saturday Community Bus Service Trial

A bus service is being trialled for 8 weeks from Saturday 12th August. Starting from Blandford at 9.30am it will stop at villages on route to Salisbury. NORDCAT are providing a bookable service between Blandford Forum and Salisbury. Booking essential. To book a seat on the bus call 01258 473154. There is a £5 annual membership payable to Nordcat which can be collected on your first journey. Any queries or problems contact Councillor Tim Harman - details as above.