Checkout This ‘Shoal’ of New Features Coming to The Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival

September 7th, 2021|Weymouth and Portland News|

The Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival is set to take place over the weekend of 11th and 12th September 2021, at the Weymouth Peninsular. The award-winning event is more than just a food festival, the Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival is an event with a conscience, promoting responsibly sourced seafood, raising funds for The Fishermen’s Mission, [...]

Pulling Strings in Weymouth & Portland

September 1st, 2021|Weymouth and Portland News|

Inside Out Dorset, the biennial international arts festival produced by Activate, has pulled some strings to bring together different communities from across Weymouth and Portland to make puppets. For the festival’s final weekend on 24 and 25 September, the spectacular after-dark parade show Sense of Unity will make its way through the town led by the drummers [...]

Merchant Navy Day Service 2021 Weymouth

September 1st, 2021|Weymouth and Portland News|

The public are invited to a flag raising ceremony and short service for Merchant Navy Day on Friday 3rd September at 10.50am. The service will take place at the Merchant Navy Memorial adjacent to the Pier Bandstand on Weymouth Seafront. Weymouth Town Council will support the local merchant navy for this important annual event to [...]

Weymouth Bay Webcam

May 2nd, 2021|Webcams, Weymouth and Portland News|

Weymouth's latest LIVE webcam is situated on the roof of the Weymouth Bay Hotel and looks out over the Jubilee Clock and Esplanade towards the Bay and Weymouth Harbour. Click the play button to start the camera feed and check out what's occurring on Weymouth Beach right now. Click TO VISIT [...]

Shop like your high street depends on it …

April 14th, 2021|Weymouth and Portland News|

Shop like your high street depends on it ... As COVID-19 restrictions ease and many local businesses reopen, residents are encouraged to support Weymouth’s independent shops, hospitality venues and other local businesses. Following confirmation from the Prime Minister that the country can move to Step 2 of the roadmap, certain non-essential shops, businesses and services [...]

Major Grant Gives Big Boost to Portland Museum

October 21st, 2020|Weymouth and Portland News|

Major Government Grant Supports Portland Museum Recovery Plans Portland Museum is delighted to announce that it has won more than £70,000 from the Government's Department for Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) Culture Recovery Fund. The grant will be used to help maintain the museum through the remainder of the year and ensure the museum is Covid-safe [...]

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