Una Russell & Audrey Grindrod

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News from Dovecote

Great Faces of Dorset – update

Delivery of GREAT FACES OF DORSET has been delayed by about a week, and copies are now due at the very beginning of November. All subscribed copies will be signed by the authors and sent out as soon as possible after that. Happily, a handful of advance copies have... read more

New Website!

After ten years loyal service our website was looking tired and dated. Thanks to Rachel Saddington, a mum with three children living in the lovely north Dorset village of Thornford, we now have a new completely redesigned website. We will gradually be adding... read more

Great Faces of Dorset Printed

The books are being printed and bound at the moment, and delivery is now expected at the end of October, when all subscribed signed copies will be packed and sent... read more

A Hundred Years Ago

Volunteers for the Dorset Regiment outside the Crown at Marnhull following the outbreak of the First World War in August 1914. The Regiment lost 4,060 men during the course of the... read more