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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

SSE works Blandford Road

Published: 30 Apr 21

SSE will be undertaking Cable Replacement Work in the Hamworthy area over the coming months which is due to commence on 10 May 2021. SSE have created a webpage which will provide additional information on the project, updates and route diversions. Click for information Read More...

TOWN COUNCIL HELP CENTRE

Published: 8 Apr 21

The Help Centre will re-open to the public on Monday 19 April and will be operating initially on a Monday and Tuesday only with appropriate safety measures in place to protect residents, visitors, contractors and staff. Please click for more information or visit the Contact Us page. Read More...

FLYTIPPING

Published: 1 Apr 21

FLYTIPPING IS RUBBISH - INCLUDING GARDEN WASTE Read More...

MAYORAL 'LYT-UP' LOCAL HERO AWARDS

Published: 11 Mar 21

We have launched the lyt-Up Local Hero Awards to recognise and celebrate those in our community who have made significant contributions. Please click for information. Read More...

NOTICE OF VACANCY FOR COUNCILLOR

Published: 29 Jan 21

There is currently a vacancy in the Lytchett Minster and Upton West Ward for a Councillor. Please click for Notice Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 12 Jan 21

Managing Waste if you have Covid-19 Click for more information Read More...

Dorset Council

Published: 28 Aug 20

Temporary Traffic Management Order St Martins Road, Upton Read More...

Dropped Kerbs

Published: 13 Aug 20

Please click 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: 20 May 20

Bags left next to recycling banks in car parks are treated as rubbish. Please click 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...

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 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...

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...

Purbeck Jobs

Published: 25 Sep 19

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