Expert European Chef joins well known Dorset harbourside restaurant for Easter Launch

Expert European Chef joins well known Dorset harbourside restaurant for Easter Launch

2017-03-20T14:03:22+00:00March 25th, 2015|Weymouth and Portland News|

Restaurant owner Shellie Hind is re launching her Weymouth harbourside restaurant, “No. 4” (previously Oasis Bistro & Wine Room, Trinity Road, Weymouth), with a brand new look and menu. As President of Weymouth & Portland Chamber Of Commerce Shellie Hind believes passionately about sourcing locally, which has led her to select expert European Chef Jason [...]

Weymouth Taxi Firm Causes a Stir With Pride Fleet

2019-07-04T17:11:51+00:00July 4th, 2019|Weymouth and Portland News|

Weymouth’s largest taxi firm, Weyline Taxis, have caused quite a stir with their Pride inspired taxi fleet. A rainbow minibus and fleet of cars joined Weyline’s 90 taxis, proudly displaying the Pride rainbow flag.   Ian Ferguson, Managing Director of Weyline Taxis, tells us more: “When the organisers of Weymouth Pride approached me with their idea, [...]

Weymouth & Portland Pride Main Stage Headline Acts Announced

2019-04-26T09:44:33+00:00April 26th, 2019|Weymouth and Portland News|

Weymouth & Portland Pride have announced their line up & JLS singer Aston Merrygold is headlining their main stage!  Its Official – The very first Weymouth & Portland Pride has launched over the Easter weekend and the mainstage line up has been announced!!  Former JLS band member Aston Merrygold, will headline the mainstage on Saturday [...]

Business Steps In To Open New Weymouth Tourist Information Centre

2019-07-04T17:20:49+00:00February 21st, 2019|Weymouth and Portland News|

Did you know that visitors to Weymouth and Portland spend over 218 million pounds a year, with over 5 million day visits to West Dorset alone? And until recently, surprisingly, there was no dedicated Tourist Information Centre in the town. That was until local company, Dorset Cottage Holidays, stepped up to the mark and opened a [...]

Individuals Being Commemorated in Dorset for Pages of the Sea

2018-11-02T16:05:59+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Weymouth and Portland News|

INDIVIDUALS ANNOUNCED TO BE COMMEMORATED WITH SAND PORTRAITS AT WEYMOUTH AND LYME REGIS FOR DANNY BOYLE’S ARMISTICE COMMISSION  Private Stanley McDougall VC and Rifleman Kulbir Thapa VC, who served in the First World War, will be commemorated in large-scale sand portraits for Danny Boyle’s Armistice commission Pages of the Sea in Dorset. On Sunday 11 [...]

Meet the Memo Project Team Drop In Sessions on Portland

2018-09-26T13:17:23+00:00September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized, Weymouth and Portland News|

In October 2017 Jurassica and the Memo Project joined forces in a partnership with Eden Project International Limited to develop a world class visitor destination  on Portland . Keen to inform the public at all stages of the planning and development the project team have arranged the following public drop in sessions on Portland [...]

Weymouth Carnival Air Displays 2018

2018-08-12T15:50:47+00:00August 12th, 2018|Weymouth and Portland News|

There was much disappointment this year when the Carnival Committee announced that the expected display by The RAF Red Arrows wouldn't be taking place on carnival day due to scheduling issues with the Red Arrows team. The carnival organisers have worked hard though to arrange an alternative airshow for Carnival Day on Wednesday 15 [...]

Community Input Needed For Weymouth Public Art Project

2018-07-06T14:09:48+00:00July 6th, 2018|Weymouth and Portland News|

Weymouth and Portland Council have appointed b-side – a local arts organisation based in Dorset – to help us deliver an exciting new art installation in Weymouth. The aim is to deliver a high-quality, creative enhancement in the town centre. The team at b-side have a wealth of experience of commissioning both permanent, and temporary, public [...]