WOOTTON St Lawrence with Ramsdell Parish Council: Meets on Monday, in Ramsdell Village Hall at 7pm. All residents are welcome to attend.

MONK Sherborne and District Horticultural Show (Saturday, August 2): Announce the annual Children’s Spud in a Bucket competition. Open to children of all ages, members and non-members. Get your potatoes now (kindly donated by Elm Park Garden Centre).

Potatoes for entries can be collected during March free of charge from Rook Hill, Monk Sherborne (01256 851225) or Christine Cain, Sherborne St John (01256 850748) or contact Kim Fleming on 01256 851225 or kimf790@gmail.com.

BAUGHURST Post Office: Is selling a brilliant range of Mothering Sunday cards to suit every taste and pocket and a small range of gifts. National Express tickets and Health Lottery tickets can also be purchased here.

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