The European Union parliament has voted to ban single-use plastics to help the countries reduce the amount of plastic waste they produce.
Demand is on the rise for carers under the council-run scheme, Shared Lives.
Christchurch Borough Council will hold its last ever meeting as Dorset prepares for its biggest local government reorganisation in over 40 years.
Dorset political groups passionately react to yesterday's indicative votes
Drilling off Poole Bay ended in mid March - but the fight to stop oil exploration continues
The local club's Kids Initiative is set to run a 'soccer camp' where kids aged 7-14 can develop skills, get expert coaching and take part in tournaments.