Local News

New Funding for Dorset Superfast Broadband

Michael Tomlinson, Prospective MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole, has welcomed new government money that will help thousands of families and businesses across the country, including in the most remote areas, get connected up to superfast broadband.

Corfe Hills School Consultation

Significant changes are being proposed by the Corfe Hills School governing body.  Subject to the outcome of a consultation process, an application will be made to change the age range of pupils from 13-18 to 11-18.

Crime is down in Dorset by 16%

Michael Tomlinson welcomes the news that crime in Dorset is down by 16% and is at its lowest level nationwide.  Michael works as a lawyer locally in Dorset and has seen the justice system first hand.

Michael's Jobs Club @ The Pilot, Canford Heath

Prospective MP for Mid Dorset and North Poole, Michael Tomlinson, has set up a Jobs Club meeting at the Pilot, Canford Heath on the first Wednesday of each month.

County Council Elections

County Council Elections were held across Dorset yesterday.  In Mid Dorset and North Poole there were six seats being contested, and the Conservatives made an overall gain of one seat.

Lady Thatcher 1925 - 2013

Following the news that Lady Thatcher died this morning, tributes are being made from both at home and abroad. 

Michael Tomlinson selected as Parliamentary Candidate

Local campaigner and practising barrister, Michael Tomlinson, has been selected as the Conservative's Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for Mid Dorset and North Poole ahead of the 2015 General Election.