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

The Wessex Folk Festival 2010

Wessex Folk FestivalPreparations for the Wessex folk Festival now well under way with concerts from Vin Garbutt and The Yetties

Featured bands include The Morris Boys, Mad Dog McCrae, The Dolmen, 'local boy made good' James Findlay (current BBC young Folk Musician of the Year), No Fixed Abode, Wyndwitch, Dyer Cumming's, Chiswell Hot (featuring Simon Swarbrick), Stomping Dave Allen, Finnian McGurk and Ledpin among others.

This will be the fifth year that this free folk music festival has taken place against the glorious backdrop of Weymouth Old Harbour and Hope Square. As well as music, Folk Dancers and Morris Dancers will be performing throughout the town, From traditional whites with bells to weird and wonderful, the highly dramatic and colourful!

For details and updates of performances visit