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This section is designed to inform of local news, activities and events taking place within Lytchett Minster & Upton.

Please contact us if you wish to advertise your event.

Useful information if you are planning a COMMUNITY OR VOLUNTARY event:

1. Click here for The Cabinet Office 'Can Do' guide for organisers of Community or Voluntary events

2. Dorset For You information regarding notices and licences a) alcohol entertainment and late night refreshments  b) parks and open spaces events  c) temporary events notices  d) street party licences  e) road closure application

DCC WILDLIFE AND COUNTRY SIDE ACT1981

Published: 14 Aug 20

APPLICATION FOR A DEFINITIVE MAP MODIFICATION ORDER - Stony Down Plantation, Corfe Mullen Parish, T544 Read More...

Dropped Kerbs

Published: 13 Aug 20

Please click the link for more information Read More...

Dorset Council News Release

Published: 12 Aug 20

Road surfacing and repainting works to help cyclists Read More...

Dorchester Road, Lytchett Minster

Published: 11 Aug 20

Update on recent resurfacing work Read More...

JOB VACANCY

Published: 31 Jul 20

WEEKEND RECREATION GROUND CARETAKER Read More...

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU

Published: 24 Jul 20

Citizens Advice Purbeck are resuming their outreach service at the Town Council Offices but this is by appointment only. If you need help please ring the Citizens Advice Dorset Adviceline on 03444 111 444 Read More...

Upton Together - Gift of Food

Published: 29 Jun 20

If you are in need of a food parcel during the Covid-19 pandemic please click for an application form Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 17 Jun 20

Stay Local - Shop Local Read More...

HELP CENTRE RE-OPENING

Published: 16 Jun 20

The Help Centre will re-open to the public on Monday 22 June 2020. Please click on the link to see specific opening hours for specific weeks, and the appropriate safety measures that will be in place to protect residents, visitors, contractors and staff. Read More...

No Barbecues please

Published: 12 Jun 20

Just a reminder that no barbecues are permitted on Upton Recreation Ground. Scorch marks from a barbecue have appeared on the Rec and your co-operation is appreciated. Read More...

Important Notice - Skate Park Open

Published: 1 Jun 20

The government has advised that skate parks can now open. Please click on the link for more information Read More...

Beryl Bikes

Published: 27 May 20

For any queries or issues regarding Beryl Bikes please click the link on the attached page Read More...

Upton Together

Published: 27 May 20

Don't forget Upton Together is standing by ready to help you: Collecting medicines Delivering shopping Financial grants Food donations Call us on 01202 030379 Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 21 May 20

Please think twice about visiting Dorset Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 20 May 20

Bags left next to recycling banks in car parks are treated as rubbish. Please click for more information Read More...

Upton Together Update

Published: 18 May 20

Upton Together has had a fantastic volunteer response. Thus far 50 locals have come forward to support our community. We thank each and every one. We are now placing new recruitment of volunteers on hold for the time being. Thank you. Keep safe. Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 15 May 20

Charges now re-instated in car park across Dorset but you won't be able to use cash. Click for more information Read More...

Upton Together

Published: 15 May 20

Lytchett Minster and Upton Town Council are spearheading an initiative to support the residents of the town through the coronavirus pandemic. Tel: 01202 030379 Click for more information Read More...

Dorset Council Special Telephone helpline

Published: 29 Apr 20

If you are a worried parent or carer concerned about the impact of lockdown and how your child is coping then click the link above for more information Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 16 Apr 20

Helping by not fly-tipping Read More...

No Bonfires please

Published: 7 Apr 20

Request from Dorset Council Read More...

Support for Local Businesses

Published: 3 Apr 20

Information from Dorset Council in regard to grant funding for business Read More...

Help for Vulnerable People

Published: 1 Apr 20

Update from Dorset Council Read More...

Please take your rubbish home

Published: 27 Mar 20

Due to pressure on local services please can we ask that you take rubbish and dog waste home if out for your once daily walk and place in your domestic bins. Street cleaning is very low on the list of priorities and municipal bins and dog waste bins may not get emptied and we do not want them overflowing. Dog waste can be put in your waste bin. Thank you for your co-operation. Read More...

Need help with shopping or collection of prescriptions

Published: 27 Mar 20

Telephone 01202 530530 Age UK are offering to assist vulnerable and isolated people with shopping and collection of prescriptions. Read More...

Volunteering

Published: 25 Mar 20

If you are considering volunteering to support those more vulnerable members of our community please contact The Volunteer Centre volunteeringdorset.org.uk Read More...

Dorset Police

Published: 24 Mar 20

COVID-19 A message to our communities Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 20 Mar 20

How we will keep waste services going during the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation Read More...

Meetings of the Council

Published: 19 Mar 20

Virtual meetings of the full Council will commence on Tuesday 21 April and will be held monthly until further notice. Members can be contacted by telephone and their contact details can be found on the website and on notice boards around the town. Read More...

CORONAVIRUS

Published: 17 Mar 20

For the latest statement please click above Read More...

THE GROVE, UPTON

Published: 17 Mar 20

Please note that the Grove, Recreation Ground, Sea View Road, Upton will be closed until further notice Read More...

Waste: Guidance

Published: 17 Mar 20

Guidance for people with confirmed or possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection Read More...

Poole Harbour Trails Walks

Poole Harbour Trails Walks

Published: 3 Feb 20

Walks 1 - 6 available from the Town Council Office Read More...

Decluttering charity initiative

Decluttering charity initiative

Published: 17 Dec 19

Cut the waste - organisations that could use your old items Read More...

Benefit Advice

Published: 25 Sep 19

An initiative by Dorset Welfare Benefit Partnership Read More...

Seniors Lunch Club

Published: 25 Sep 19

Held every Thursday, come along, we would love to see you. Read More...

Purbeck Jobs

Published: 25 Sep 19

Visit this dedicated website for finding jobs in Purbeck Read More...

Upton Eyes

Published: 25 Sep 19

A website extolling the many virtues of our town Read More...

U3A

Published: 25 Sep 19

A UK movement of retired and semi-retired people Read More...

Partnership for Older People

Published: 25 Sep 19

Helping communities look after their health and wellbeing Read More...

Carers Support Group

Published: 25 Sep 19

Are you caring for a relative or a friend? Read More...