to the Briantspuddle Community Website

Briantspuddle is the central village containing all the public amenities of the Parish of Affpuddle and Turnerspuddle. Sponsored by the Parish Council, this website has been built and is managed by voluntary resident effort on behalf of the Council for the benefit of the community and to enable all to be aware of a small part of the stunning County of Dorset.

Maize silage working

There will be heavy farm traffic through Affpuddle and Tolpuddle September and October – read Parish Council Notices page for details.

Nightly then 24 hr Road Closure A31 through Bere Regis 1 to 5 November

Work on the roundabout on the A31 Poole side of Bere Regis requires a road closure overnight from the 1 to 3 November and 24hr closure from 3 to 5 November – read more detail below:

Parish Litter Pick 20 November

Meet in the village hall from 9.30 am until noon. For more details read Parish Council Notices page.

Extreme E-Racing at Bovington 18 and 19 December

The Jurassic X-Prix will be on 18-19 December at Bovington, replacing a race in Argentina, which was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The series aims to raise awareness in areas around the world affected by climate change and visit territories which have been affected, such as Greenland and Brazil’s Amazon region. Although this is not a spectator event suspect a certain amount of heavy traffic in the area aound that time. For more detail read:


Winter Talks are back

for details check out Whats On

The Purbeck Film Festival is back

Check out the Whats On page for details

The Shop and Post office is still very much in business and there to help if it can.

The team are doing their utmost to keep the shelves full and the doors open but needs more direct volunteer support. Read more on the shop page

If you are unsure about whats what in these days of COVID restrictions

Check out the Coronavirus Page

The Parish Covid-19 Helpline

The support group’s work is all but done but if in desparate need the helpline number 07745 796118 is still there but has been diverted to a personal number and will be checked once a day. For more details on local and national issues please read the Coronavirus Page.

Trusted Voice

Dorset Council is inviting our parishioners and churches to use their “trusted voice” to publicise the ‘Reaching Out’ initiative, offering support to residents in the county.

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