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A vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish Council of West Stour. West Stour Councillor Vacancy

 For more information or an informal chat please contact the Parish Clerk.


News about Covid-19 



The Stours is a grouped Parish Council, situated in North Dorset and includes the four parishes of East Stour, Stour Provost, Todber and West Stour. The river Stour is a major influence on the four parishes that make up the parish council and from which the council gets its name. The four parishes do, however, have their own unique characteristics - go to 'Our Villages' to find out more.

Latest News

COVID19 Vaccination Message

Published: 16 Dec 20

The NHS will get in touch when it’s your turn to be vaccinated. Read More...

Help for those in need in Dorset

Published: 7 Dec 20

See here if you would like to help those in need in Dorset Read More...


Published: 29 Nov 20

An appeal from our Dorset Councillor to help children locally. Read More...

Council Meetings

Published: 18 Nov 20

The next Parish Council meeting is on 11th March 2021 at 7.30pm , the format to be confirmed Read More...


Published: 16 Nov 20

The play areas in East Stour, Stour Row and Stour Provost are open but please follow social distancing protocols and wash your hands. Read More...

Planning Applications

Published: 6 Jun 20

Update on advertising planning applications in the former North Dorset area Read More...

Hearing Loss During COVID-19

Published: 5 Jun 20

Managing hearing loss and tinnitus during Coronavirus

Action on Hearing Loss

Published: 17 Apr 20

Our hearing aid maintenance drop in clinics are suspended for the time being Read More...