New email address

The Parish Council has updated their email address in line with the website domain, if you wish to contact the Council please email   The Clerk clerk@fromevalleyparishcouncil.org  

Festive events supported with free parking

To encourage residents to shop locally, Dorset Council is supporting local events with free parking this festive season. In ongoing support of the local economy, Dorset Council offers town councils six free parking days in Dorset Council-owned car parks each Read on! →

Highways winter service resumes

  Dorset Highways will once again be helping to keep you moving this winter, with its gritting crews on-call from the start of this month.   Dorset Council roads on precautionary gritting network In preparation for the colder weather, 12,700 Read on! →

Dorset Local Access Forum Members

FINAL News/Press release 2021   RECRUITING FOR THE DORSET LOCAL ACCESS FORUM NOW!   Help IMPROVE public paths and open space in Dorset for walking, horse riding and cycling   Enjoying Dorset’s countryside and urban areas on foot, horse, bike Read on! →

Replacement buses

Replacement Buses from Thursday 18 November to Friday 3 December The Maiden Newton pick up point is NOT at the Station but at the corner of Station Road outside the Hearing Clinic. From Maiden Newton to Dorchester West, Upwey and Read on! →

TRANSPORT NEWS SEPTEMBER 2021

Dorset Schools reopen on Thursday 2 September BUSES The Maiden Newton Ring and Ride service (01305 228965), run by Dorset Council’s passenger services, to Dorchester on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The bus leaves Maiden Newton Old School at 1000, returning from Read on! →

TRANSPORT NEWS AUGUST 2021 

BUSES The Maiden Newton Ring and Ride service (01305 228965), is run by Dorset Council’s passenger services, to Dorchester on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  The  bus leaves Maiden Newton Old School at 1000, returning from Trinity Street at 1300.   Ring before Read on! →

TRANSPORT NEWS JULY 2021 

Dorset Schools break up for the summer on Friday 23 July 2021 BUSES The Maiden Newton Ring and Ride service (01305 228965), run by Dorset Council’s passenger services, to Dorchester on Tuesdays and Thursdays is still running. Due to Covid Read on! →

Parish Council meetings moving forwards

Now the virtual meetings legislation has expired, the Parish Council is looking to resume face to face meetings.  Traditionally the PC has met in the kitchen of the Savill Hall, but in order to keep spacing requirements and good air Read on! →