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McIlroy lights up our sports landscape

THE BBC hierarchy must be thanking their lucky stars that Rory McIlroy won the Open at Hoylake. At a stroke – or rather, at 271 strokes majestically played over four gruelling days – the young Northern Irishman ensured that the broadcaster’s annual Sports Personality shindig will have a worthy winner. 2014 has hardly been a … Continue reading

Castle venue for classic car spectacular

AN astonishing array of classic cars attracted thousands of visitors to Sherborne Castle in Dorset on Sunday. The annual ‘Classics at the Castle’ event has become a fixture on the motoring enthusiast’s calendar for the past 11 years and this year’s event may just have been the best yet. After the previous day’s thunderstorms, the … Continue reading

Kimmeridge Bay

KIMMERIDGE Bay, one of the secluded gems on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast,  is famous as a fossil hunter’s paradise and made a great destination for a summer afternoon’s walk today.

Chesil Beach

A scenic view of a hazy Chesil Beach in Dorset, taken this week from high up on the coast road.

Burton Bradstock beach

BURTON Bradstock beach on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, is a National trust site located amid soaring cliffs and miles of unspoilt beaches The picture was taken today from high up on one of the many varied and picturesque coastal walks. Hive Beach is a popular family destination, made up of shingle, surrounded by spectacular sandstone cliffs. … Continue reading