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Rosberg X Racing crowned first Extreme E champions at Jurassic X Prix

Rosberg X Racing (RXR) are the champions of the first-ever season of Extreme E, securing the title after finishing fourth in the season-ending Jurassic X Prix in Dorset. Despite finishing level on 155 points with Jurassic X Prix winners X44, RXR’s Johan Kristoffersson and Molly Taylor took the Championship due to having more X Prix […]



Photos of Jurassic X Prix

Extreme E, the electric off-road racing series, had its Season 1 finale, ‘the Jurassic X Prix’ in Bovington on 18-19 December 2021. Rosberg X Racing (RXR) are the champions of the first-ever season of Extreme E, securing the title after finishing fourth in the season-ending event in Dorset. Sébastien Loeb and Cristina Gutiérrez (X44) finally […]



ILLUMINATE at The Blue Pool

The Blue Pool in Purbeck has teamed up with OT Event Technicians to create ILLUMINATE at The Blue Pool. Begin the New Year with a spectacular evening of illuminations and music, take time to reflect in the peaceful tranquility of The Blue Pool at night. Over 1km of professionally staged illuminations, lighting the meandering woodland […]



Extreme E Jurassic X Prix Legacy Programme

Extreme E is supporting the National Trust for its Dorset Legacy Programme, following the Jurassic X Prix at Bovington in December, in an effort to improve biodiversity in the UK. The National Trust is a charity founded in 1895 to protect and conserve important landscapes, habitats and historic sites. As one of the largest landowners […]



My Creative Life: Talking Heads

My Creative Life: Talking Heads, an exhibition of clay sculptures inspired by Elisabeth Frink, opens today (2 December) at Dorset Museum. The heads on display are the expression of a creative process during six workshops at Dorset Museum. The workshops started in March 2020 and were aimed at adults with learning difficulties, men with mental […]



Extreme E prepares for Dorset finale

Today marks one month until Extreme E’s Season 1 finale and the crowning moment of the first ever Championship team in this sport for purpose series, taking place in Dorset, from 18-19 December 2021.



Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens’ ILLUMINATE returns to light up winter nights

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens’ ILLUMINATE event returns later this month to brighten up the dark winter evenings. View photos of ILLUMINATE at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens Following the success of last year’s event, Dorchester-based lighting specialists OT Event Technicians are again taking over the Gardens at twilight from 26 November to 23 December illuminating the exotic trees […]



Get ready to sparkle with over a million Christmas lights at Kingston Lacy

The countdown to Christmas has started, and National Trust’s beautiful Kingston Lacy is getting ready to welcome a new glittering trail between 3 December – 2 January. View photos of the Christmas Light Trail at Kingston Lacy The grounds of the elegant country mansion will be transformed into a winter wonderland. There will be trees […]



Dorset host Extreme E season 1 finale

Extreme E, the sport for purpose electric off-road racing series, has its Season 1 finale, ‘the Jurassic X Prix’ in Bovington on 18-19 December 2021. Alejandro Agag, Extreme E Founder and CEO, said: “I’m very excited by this race location – our first event on UK soil. This move is a poignant shift in our […]



Camp Bestival back for 2021

Camp Bestival is back in the grounds of Lulworth Castle for 2021, from Thursday 29 July to Sunday 1 August, with a movie theme.