John, 87, sets wheels in motion for Sport Relief

A Dorset care home resident has shown that age is no barrier when it comes to raising cash for Sport Relief. John Griffiths, 87, was determined to do his bit for the charity appeal by joining an in-house cycle relay at Colten Care’s Canford Chase. Thirty team members, volunteers and guests at the Branksome Park home planned to pedal on … Read More

One track mind laid to rest

One of the country’s most prominent and expert rail enthusiasts who died aged 71 was taken to his funeral in a carriage he had restored himself. Mike Stollery was a life-long rail fanatic and was one of the people who began the restoration of the Swanage steam railway in Dorset which he volunteered on for 44 years. Such was his … Read More

Express Rail Services gets ahead

The specialist rail recruitment agency acquired by Berry Recruitment Group (BRG) has won a major contract to supply temporary workers and permanent recruitment services to one of the UK’s leading transport companies, The Go-Ahead Group. Express Rail Services’ manager Justin Ayling said the Go-Ahead contract could be worth millions of pounds a year to the rapidly-growing recruiter. Being part of … Read More