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Mayor’s Blog 131

This week : Rationing to Rock 'n' Roll, West Bay Day, Lyme Regis Civic day, Mayoress report, Upcoming engagements. Rationing to Rock ‘n' Roll On Saturday morning the rain finally gave it a rest and so I had the opportunity…

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Mayor’s Blog 130

This week : Hazelmead Cohousing and the “Common House” project, Bridport Royal Charter Pageant 1953, Discovery Centre 5 th Birthday, RNLI Seatown Barbecue (Cancelled), Next week. Hazelmead Cohousing, Bridport On Monday I was invited to celebrate the Summer opening of…

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Mayor’s Blog 129

Contents this week: Symondsbury Fete, The RNLI Raft Race, Sou’ Sou’ West Gallery, Mayoress’ reports, Dorset Housing Consultation, Next week. Symondsbury Fete This week Bridget and I had the pleasure of being invited to Symondsbury Fete and I was asked…

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Mayor David Bolwell In Ceremonial Clothes

Mayor’s Blog 128

Wimborne Civic Day, Morrison’s Foodbank week, Trustees and a Chair required, Mayoress’ reports and a “Whats on” Wimborne Civic Day Bridget and I had a very busy and wet Friday representing Bridport at the Wimborne Mayor’s Civic Day. There were…

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Mayor’s Blog 127

Local Housing, The Eve Appleton Band, Dementia. New houses at the Old Coal Yard Bridport A much needed development was officially opened this week after the partnership between Dorset Council, C G Fry & Son Ltd and Hastoe produced an…

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Mayor’s Blog 126

This week : St James’ Care Home, Bridport Folk Festival revival, St Mary’s Park Run, Bridport hosts French Twinning visit, Yeovil Civic Service. St James’ Care Home We were invited to the open day at St James’ Care Home, Bradpole…

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Media Release – Parking Charges

4 July 2023 Parking fee increase “an investment in the town”, says Town Council Bridport Town Council has announced the first increase in charges at its car parks since 2015, to help pay for improvements. The Town Council currently operates…

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Mayor’s Blog 125

RVS Home Library (Deputy Mayor Ian Bark)   Ian recently attended a Town Council meeting and received a presentation on the RVS Home Library Service. I am pleased to include it in the Blog this week. Everyone has times when…

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Mayor’s Blog 124

This week we have St Mary’s School Food Fair, Bridport Beer and Food Festival, Trees and fruit bushes, Mayoress’ report and a plea on behalf of a Ukrainian Guest. St. Mary’s Children's Food Fayre On Friday I had the pleasure…

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Bridport West Street 2023

Mayor’s Blog 123

Lots of “B”s this week: Bikes, Bins, Bees, Bee Friendly Bridport, Bridport Chamber Orchestra,Ian Bark kindly helped out this week due to my full diary and he has contributed two items for the Blog atthe end. The Great Big Green…

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