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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Weymouth Town Council are excited to announce that they will be working in partnership with We Are Weymouth, The Weymouth BID to produce a new artwork mural trail in and around the town. The trail will attract and engage with a wide range of Weymouth residents and visitors to explore [...]
The UK’s favourite seafood festival is set to return on the 11th and 12th September 2021 at Weymouth Peninsula. The award winning Nyetimber Dorset Seafood Festival not only offers some of the best seafood in the South West, but also brings together talented chefs, fine English Sparkling Wine, and [...]
There has been a 97% decline in wildflower meadows in the UK since 1930s. These grasslands, bursting with colour and the hum of insects, were once at the heart of the landscape but changing farming practices mean they are now a rare site, with just 1% of the UK covered [...]
With the festival less than eight weeks away (11th & 12th September), the recent announcements from the government gives the organisers the opportunity to make some welcome changes to this year’s event. Until the announcement the festival had offered tickets for morning or afternoon sessions, to ensure it could give [...]
450 years ago in 1571, the Boroughs of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis were joined at the command of Queen Elizabeth I, to form the Weymouth we know and love today. Weymouth & Portland and the surrounding countryside are steeped in history with Vikings invading Portland – the first Viking [...]
Weymouth Town Council and the directors of the Weymouth Beach Volleyball Classic 2021 are delighted to announce the support of the Weymouth BID for this year’s Classic. The Weymouth BID will be officially recognised as the premier sponsor of this year’s prestigious championships, held on Weymouth Beach from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th July.
Weymouth has a long tradition of running annual spectacular armed forces and veterans weekends dating back as far as we can remember to 1994 and the 50th anniversary of D Day in which Weymouth & neighboring Portland played a large part as a departure point for US Troops. [...]
Weymouth Town Council has confirmed its final plans for the annual Armed Forces Weekend which will take place this weekend (Saturday 19th and Sunday 20thJune 2021) and have announced announced that a parachute display from the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team will be taking place as part of the [...]
77 years ago today on 6 June 1944 Weymouth and Portland were at the heart of Operation Overlord with many thousands of US Troops embarking from both ports for the beaches of Normandy ... Respect to all who were a part of this and the many who sadly never [...]
Friday 4th June will see people across the country celebrating their love of fish and chips as they come together on National Fish & Chip Day! In Weymouth we will be joining the rest of the UK to celebrate again as the award winning Fish ’n’ Fritz in Market [...]
Running until Monday 31 May Artwey's exhibition of local artists at the Nothe Fort Weymouth features a diverse of talented local artists and is well worth a visit. Entrance to the Nothe Fort includes entry to the exhibition. For more information click here [...]
Weymouth Town Council, St Mary’s Church and the RSPB have teamed up to produce a series of short videos to promote wellbeing. The videos will encourage residents to take time to observe, explore and enjoy the Lodmoor and Radipole Lake Nature Reserves, known as the Weymouth Wetlands. They will [...]
29th May - 5th June 2021 As high streets re-opened this April, We Are Weymouth is keenly aware that families will want to look for fun activities that are safe, socially distanced, and contactless. As part of a programme of events, We Are Weymouth has teamed up with QR code trail experts [...]
Weymouth Town Council has confirmed licences for four attraction sites on Weymouth Beach. It is hoped the attractions will be open in time for the Spring Bank Holiday weekend and May half term. A mix of traditional and exciting new attractions have been licensed to operate on Weymouth Seafront. Family [...]
Environmental charity, Keep Britain Tidy, has awarded Weymouth beach with a prestigious Blue Flag and Seaside Award for 2021. Weymouth is one of only 76 beaches in England to be awarded with a Blue Flag. The Blue Flag and Seaside Award recognises Weymouth Beach as one of the safest, cleanest [...]
We are thrilled to announce that Love Weymouth will be working collaboratively with We are Weymouth formerly known as the Weymouth BID to promote Weymouth EVENTS, BUSINESSES and our town in general through our national web and social media channels. If you have live gigs, an event or activity which [...]
The Royal British Legion in conjunction with the Weymouth Pavilion theatre are bringing the Festival of Remembrance back to Weymouth. In it's 5th year. The Festival will bring entertainment and energy...
This fascinating and informative short film is one of two videos highlighting the rich heritage of Weymouth & Portland produced to mark the end of this year's highly successful Heritage Open Days Festival.
I love Weymouth and the areas around it but the town centre requires urgent attention it’s positively drab and uninteresting
What a fantastic video showing why so many people love visiting with so many visiting for the first time
Thanks Chrissy, loved it.. always loved history at school, rather look around it than in a book like at school, thst little film was great.. hope yo visit you one day snd you can show me around can’t you… look forward to that day, don’t know who will talk laugh and cry most, but whatever it will be brilliant to look forward to..🤪🤪🤪🤪🤪💜💜
Nah, we both talk too much to stop, and of course love to laugh a lot…🦋😂🦋😂🦋
Andrew Deering James Deering Chris Harman we are on here you have to watch the whole thing
Meet Dundu and his family at 👉 www.dundu.eu … He’s a small gentle creature with ease and grace who brings a sense of togetherness and along with family members is coming to Weymouth this Friday & Saturday evening when Inside Out Dorset brings the spectacular A Sense of Unity to Weymouth Town Centre.
We’ll be bringing more updates on the weekend’s happenings as this week goes by … it’s going to be a very special FREE event definitely not to be missed.