Monthly Archives: "May 2012"


     The bunting is out in force in Bridport in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  The shop has its own Street Party Jubilee window. In fact the flags are waving everywhere you look. It’s all very heart warming.      This little cottage in a small village is well off the beaten track, seen by just

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Dorset Art Weeks

The 11th biennial Dorset Art Weeks starts this Saturday, with open studios, exhibitions and events across the county.  A chance to get out, explore, and see just how creative Dorset is.    You will find full details and listings here As a creative hub, there will be a lot going on in Bridport itself. But further afield there are

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Some Old New Yarn

What a treat! When it seems that the supply of good, unused vintage yarn has finally dried up then just a little more turns up here and there. In 3 and 4 ply too – perfect for fair isle knits and crochet projects. And at bargain prices it’s all the more welcome to supplement the depleting supplies of new yarn when the cost

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