Students from Sherborne Girls to decorate three Kids Company centres in Bristol for Christmas

image003A group of students from Sherborne Girls in Dorset will be heading to Bristol within the next couple of weeks to bring a little touch of festive magic to three Kids Company centres, founded by its inspirational former pupil, Camila Batmanghelidjh. The students, who are each head of Year 10 in their boarding houses, have raised money for the Christmas decorations by holding a Mufti day, and have chosen themes for each of the rooms. Castle Gardens in Sherborne has generously donated three Christmas trees to the project. Full Story: Read More

Scoop that poop!

SSDCWith the clocks having recently gone forward and the darker nights now with us, South Somerset District Council is urging dog owners to clean up after their pets. Rumblings on social media of an increasing problem with dog fouling, particularly in Yeovil, have prompted enforcement officers from the Streetscene department to step up patrols across the district in a bid to catch any offenders failing to remove their pets mess. Full Story: Read More