Tuesday, January 9, 2018
West Bay

West Bay

More than 100 brave the Wallow

THOUSANDS of people flocked to West Bay on Boxing Day to witness Bridport Round Table’s popular West Bay Wallow. The annual event attracted more...

Artist joins team to create West Bay improvements

INTERNATIONAL artist Michael Pinksy will be helping to shape improvements worth nearly £2million at West Bay and injecting his art into the area. Pinksy...

Huge turnout for Bonfire by the Beach

THE annual West Bay Days’ Bonfire by the Beach has been hailed as the biggest and most successful yet, with a record number of...

Onion Johnnies return to West Bay

THE second Onion Jack Tour in Bridport has been hailed a success, despite Storm Ophelia threatening to ruin the festival. The Onion Johnnies –...

Porpoise washed up at West Bay

THE team at West Bay Coastguard were called to reports of a dead porpoise on West Beach last week. Members were alerted by Solent...

Bonfire on the beach at West Bay

EVERYONE is invited to the come along and enjoy West Bay Days’ popular Bonfire by the Beach and firework display this Saturday (October 28th)...

Flood warnings for West Bay and Lyme Regis

A FLOOD warning has been put in place for West Bay and Lyme Regis today (Monday, October 16th) in the wake of Hurricane Ophelia. The...

Training exercise at West Bay

WEST Bay will be the location of an Environment Agency training exercise next week on Tuesday, September 26th. Visitors to West Bay will see...

RNLI fun in West Bay

VISITORS to West Bay on Sunday (August 27th) were able to enjoy the Bridport branch of the RNLI’s fun day in beautiful, hot weather,...

Arts session bridges the generations

HARBOUR House residential care home in West Bay hosted an art session for all ages recently, with residents and children taking part. The art session...

Service to commemorate Yukon Exercises and the Battle of Dieppe

A SPECIAL service commemorating the Yukon Exercises and the Dieppe Raid will take place at St John’s Church in West Bay this Sunday (August...

West Bay Day hailed as best one yet

THIS year has marked the most successful West Bay Day yet, with hundreds of people visiting the coast. West Bay was filled with stalls,...

Messing about on the river! – RNLI Raft Race

ONCE again Bridport RNLI’s popular raft race attracted the crowds who lined the River Brit to watch the teams battle for first place. Local groups,...

Another big cliff fall at East Beach

A LARGE cliff fall closed the beach and coast path from West Bay to Burton Bradstock, with members of the public urged to stay...

Cliff path and beach closed following large cliff fall at West Bay

THE beach and coast path from West Bay to Burton Bradstock has been closed following a large cliff fall in West Bay. Earlier today (Thursday)...

West Bay flying the flag for civil engineering

THE project to repair the harbour walls at West Bay has joined a campaign to promote civil engineering in Dorset. The campaign, called ‘This...

Shiver me timbers! Pirates Day is most successful yet

THERE was a huge invasion of pirates from far and wide for West Bay Days’ annual Pirates Day on May 28th, making this their...

Triathlon back at West Bay on Sunday

THE Jhai West Bay Triathlon returns this Sunday (June 4th) with challenging swim, cycling and running races. This will be the second running of...

£200,000 for cycle paths in Bridport and West Bay

RESIDENTS in Bridport are set to benefit from a major investment for their walking and cycling paths. More than £200,000 has been allocated from the...

Town council support for café plan at Westpoint in West Bay

MEMBERS of Bridport Town Council’s planning committee have shown their support for a new café in West Bay. A planning application to change a...
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Three arrested after drugs raid in West Bay

THREE people were arrested following a drugs raid at a property in West Bay on Wednesday. As part of the local police's ongoing campaign to disrupt...

West Bay dredging works delayed

DREDGING works at West Bay have been rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances. Works at West Bay will start again today (Monday, March 27th) and run...

Digger stuck in West Bay harbour

SCHEDULED dredging work taking place in the harbour at West Bay has been halted after a digger became stuck. A statement on the official Bridport...

Annual dredging at West Bay starts this week

ANNUAL dredging works are set to take place in West Bay during March. Works will begin on Saturday, March 11th and last for eight...

What price sea air? Broadchurch by the jar

A JAR of Broadchurch air could be yours for the price of £25 – but that’s not even including postage and packaging. A local entrepreneur...

Interview: We talk to one of the new residents of Broadchurch

THE third and final series of Broadchurch is set to hit our screens later this month when the daring duo of DI Hardy and...

Last structure installed at West Bay play area

THE final sensory structure to be installed at the redeveloped West Bay play area was unveiled last week by West Dorset District Council’s cultural...

Christmas on the Green draws record crowd at West Bay

THE organisers of West Bay Days’ Christmas Tree on the Green are celebrating another successful event. Hundreds of residents and visitors – some travelling...

West Bay: Christmas Tree on the Green

EVERYONE is being invited to come along to West Bay Days’ annual Christmas Tree on the Green celebrations this Sunday (December 4th). The event...

Bonfire on the Beach hailed as best yet

THIS year’s Bonfire on the Beach at West Bay has been hailed the best ever by organisers. Hundreds of people filled East Beach car...

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