The Dorsetarian

Dorset Ghost Walks

If you are looking for something different this year, then ghost tours can provide some great entertainment, especially if they're ghost tours after dark.
Alistair Chisholm's Dorchester Ghost Walks
Weymouth Ghost Walks
Haunted Harbour Tours
Granny Cousin's Ghost Walks of Old Poole Town
The Bridport Ghost Walk

The Little Green Dragon Hand Painted Gifts

Dorset’s Hidden History


Author Louisa Adjoa Parker is giving a talk about Dorset’s Hidden History as part of Black History Month.

She will give the lecture at the Dorset History Centre on Bridport Road,
Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1RP in Dorchester on October 28.

Louisa, aged 37, who lives in Lyme Regis, will focus on the black community and its history in Dorset over the past 200 years.

The free lecture, which is from 6pm to 8pm, has been organised with the Dorset Race Equality Council.

For more information contact the Dorset Race Equality Council on 01202 553003 or Email:

Dorset’s Hidden Histories: Beginning to Explore Four Hundred Years of the Presence of Black People in Dorset by Louisa Adjoa Parker - Is published by DEED and available from amazon