Bryanston Village
In the heart of picturesque Dorset countryside

Welcome Pack

Parish Council

The Parish Council has seven elected councilors who meet on the second Wednesday of January, March, May, July September and November. Meetings are held in the Bryanston Club starting at 7p.m. with an opportunity for members of the public to have a say. The agenda and minutes are displayed on the notice boards located near the telephone box on The Cliff and opposite Home Farm.

Church

Bryanston’s Parish Church is St.Nicholas in Durweston. The Rector is Stephen Coulter.

Schools

Bryanston is in the catchment area for Durweston CE Primary School and The Blandford School.
There are several Early Years and Childcare options in the area, these are listed on the Dorset for You website.

Village Association

All residents of Bryanston are automatically members of the Village Association. It is independent of, but works happily with, Bryanston Parish Council. It undertakes fun fund raising events e.g. quiz nights, skittles, and of course, the famous Tea on the Lawn in the summer. You will receive a bi-monthly Newsletter informing you of happenings in the village, your contributions will be very welcome.

If you are interested in becoming an active member, please contact bryanston_news@hotmail.co.uk

Estate Club

For a small membership fee Bryanston Estate Club is open to all. It boasts an excellent skittle alley, as well as tables for pool. The hall can be hired very reasonably for both children’s and adult celebrations.
For more information contact 01258 454423

History Group

A group of enthusiasts eager to research and record Bryanston’s history. For details of forthcoming meetings contact BryanstonHistory@outlook.com

Doctors

There are two surgeries in Blandford, Eagle House (tel 01258 453171) and Whitecliff (tel 01258 452501). Both are located nearly opposite each other on Whitecliff Mill Street.

Post Boxes

There are two post boxes in the village, one on the first bend after leaving New Road and the second is built into the wall of The Old Post Office, Number 4, Bryanston.

Refuse Collection

In Lower Bryanston refuse is collected on Wednesdays and in the rest of the village on Thursdays. The green recycling bin, glass box and waste food bin will be emptied one week and the following week will be for the black rubbish bin and the food waste bin. Collection dates and details can be found at
www.dorsetforyou.com/recycling-rubbish-and-waste.

Transport

There is no public bus service for Bryanston, but there are a few Community Transport Options, please access dorsetforyou.com/community-transport-toolkit.

Vets

There are two vets in Blandford:
Damory Vets in Edward Street, who provide care for small animals (pets) horses and farm animals.
01258 452626 /www.damoryvets.co.uk

Blandford Library

The public library is situated at The Tabernacle, Blandford, DT11 7DW
Email: blandfordlibrary@dorsetcc.gov.uk Tel: 01258 452075
Opening times: -

Monday ➔ 10am to 6.30pm
Tuesday ➔ 9.30am to 5pm
Wednesday ➔ Closed
Thursday ➔ 9.30am to 6.30pm
Friday ➔ 9.30am to 1pm
Saturday ➔ 9.30am to 4pm

More information

www.dorsetforyou.gov.uk is an invaluable source of information.