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We’re working on a number of exciting projects that will bring effective benefits to everyone in our community

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Sustainable or Ecotourism in Purbeck has been the most popular theme so far. This idea recognises our need to preserve our natural environment, be more sympathetic to the residents of Purbeck and the vital role tourism plays to the local economy. Let's make Purbeck a destination for Ecotourism!

The lobbying team at Planet Purbeck want to make it easier for people to engage with and respond to the consultation because the climate emergency is going to impact every single one of us! You can download this User-Friendly Guide to help you draft your response to the consultation. Please tell all your family and friends and remember to complete the survey by 20th January 2021.

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A first for Dorset Parish Councils! An empowering People’s Assembly - hosted by Corfe Castle Parish Council Environmental Group on 5 Jan 2021. The People’s Assembly approach is totally new to our village so we were thrilled & heartened with a Zoom call turnout of 60+. The Assembly was held to discuss Dorset Council’s proposed Strategy & Action Plan on the Climate & Ecological Emergency. Corfe Castle Parish Councillor, Josey Parish, opened with “tackling these emergencies is the most important issue of our lifetime”. And boy-oh-boy did we get a response that reflected that. There was a real sense of ‘a village hall feeling’ throughout. The smaller groups (or ‘tables’) worked well, with great input from everyone. As part of our submission to DC’s proposed strategy, Dorset Council will receive every single comment that was raised on the night. That same input will also form solid foundations for the community ...
In May 2019 Dorset Council declared a climate emergency and recently published a draft Climate and Ecological Emergency Strategy. It contains eight key areas for action the Council can take to change the way it delivers services in the area. The Council have invited our feedback on their plans, this is an incredibly important opportunity to make our voices heard! Planet Purbeck want to make it easier for more people to respond to the consultation. Therefore we've created this user guide to help. Please share it with your friends and remember to respond to the consultation by 20th January 2021. We recommend you keep this page open in your browser along with the CEE Strategy as you complete the survey. The online form can daunting, but as the consultation survey says, you can save your answers and come back to it later, or if time doesn’t allow part complete the ...
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The Purbeck Festival

We're planning a fun family festival, run by the local community and for the local community.

The aims are to bring everyone together, to have fun and help each other create a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future for our children and grandchildren. Our ambition is for the festival to be a celebration of community spirit and to inspire people to take a more active role in enhancing and protecting our stunning natural environment here in Purbeck.

Make this a date for your diary: The Planet Purbeck Festival will take place on the 25th-26th September 2021

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