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Events & What's On in Dorset Today

What's on in Dorset today (25 April 2017).

08 Apr 2017 to 01 May 2017
Photographs, sketches and paintings by Hamish Murray reflecting the area’s stunning wildlife and landscapes. Venue: Fine Foundation Gallery, Durlston Castle
08 Apr 2017 to 06 Jan 2018
Paintings and carvings by David West. David West was born in London in 1939 and studied painting and printmaking at Camberwell School of Art. Working at first as an art teacher, and then as a professional artist since 1972, he has lived and worked in Lyme Regis since 1981. West has frequently drawn inspiration from his surroundings here in Dorset – particularly in his more recent work which expresses the movement and qualities of water – and in a visual language that is both personal ...
08 Apr 2017 to 01 May 2017
Oh No! Someone has mixed up all the eggs in the Dinosaur Museum! This Easter help match all the dinosaur eggs to their parents and get a great dino prize.
25 April 2017
Motor cycles on Poole Quay from 6pm. (Photo courtesy of Christian Lawson).

Latest Dorset Features

The latest Dorset articles from Resort Dorset are previewed below.

21 Apr 2017
Fish and chips, our undisputed national dish, is one tasty treat that Weymouth can be proud of. Is there any better combination than fresh fish in a crispy batter, served up with a generous portion of freshly fried chips? Visitors can tuck in to delicious fish and chips while watching Weymouth's fishing vessels come and go. Here are 7 of the best fish and chip restaurants and takeaways that Weymouth has to offer. Top Weymouth Fish & Chips [VENUES] Read more...
21 Apr 2017
If you are one of the growing number of people who make regular visits to Dorset then you may like to consider owning your own caravan or holiday home. A property on an established holiday park may be more affordable than you think – and if we tell you that the homes are situated in some of Dorset’s top holiday destinations then you might like to take a look at the wide choice available below. There are holiday home parks situated along the whole of the spectacular ... Read more...
11 Apr 2017
Dorset has its fair share of spectacular views and now Durdle Door and Bournemouth's Pier and Beach have been named as two of the UK's top 20 views in a study conducted by Samsung, placed 15th and 19th respectively. The county certainly offers rich pickings for photographers, as this image of Durdle Door from Dorset photographer Chris Jones demonstrates. See more in our Dorset photo gallery. Here's the full list, please comment below and let us know your favourite ... Read more...
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11 April 2017
Poole Quay

11 April 2017
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04 April 2017
Dog-friendly Dorset

03 April 2017
Easter Events in Dorset

17 March 2017
Weymouth Beach

16 March 2017
Durdle Door

16 March 2017
Portland Bill

16 March 2017
Jurassic Coast

15 March 2017
Broadchurch Filming Locations

14 March 2017
Activities and Water Sports in Dorset

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