Dreamscapes in West Bay

Artists of the imaginary world, Finn Campbell-Notman, Robin Rae, Alfred Stockham and David West are all masters of the surreal, the strange, unsettling, humorous...

Nature management bid gets thumbs up

A 50-plus year vision for improving nature in West Dorset is behind a successful funding bid by local charity West Dorset Wilding. The Brit Catchment...

The Post Office Scandal

As the head count rises and the murky tale of a cover up in the Post Office scandal becomes clearer, journalist Nick Wallis, one...

February in the Garden

From writing about extremely wet weather last month, this month I’m starting with a mention of the decent spell of sub-zero temperatures that we...

Vegetables in February

The murmurings of Spring can be felt, and the transition from the depths of winter are beginning to take place. It is a time...

The Young Lit Fix

Shadowhall Academy, The Whispering Walls by Phil Hickes,Illustrated by Keith RobinsonPublished by Usborne Books £7.99 paperbackReview by Nicky Mathewson Suffolk, England, September 1987, Lilian Jones...

Six at the Flix

Bridport Arts CentreKlokkenluider (2022)“A darkly comic thriller celebrates those who fly under the radar.” The Standard. Charlotte O’Sullivan. The Electric Palace BridportMean Girls (2024)“Get ready...

The best from West Dorset, South Somerset and East Devon

The Marshwood Vale magazine is the most popular free community magazine throughout West Dorset, South Somerset and East Devon. It is read by more than 50,000 people per month. Locally owned and operated, it represents all that is unique about the wider local community.

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