Das Auto Dub – Purbeck Does Volkswagon

Full Article from Edition 6 Wagons on Washpond Lane Words and images by Mutton Geoff          Overlooking Swanage Bay and The Isle of Wight, Herston Leisure Park was probably the ideal place to hold a gathering of Volkswagens – Kombi vans go...

Steampunk! A Users Guide

The full article from edition 7 Perhaps only its adherents truly understand yet the rest of us have an intrinsic appreciation of Steampunk, which is why a dozen or more acolytes-of-the-splendid are added to this burgeoning movement every day, drawn...

Sylvan Champions

Full article from edition 2 This area is home to the UK’s largest known black poplar and white willow trees.  The management of these trees is still in its infancy, but we need to be identifying the veteran trees of...

The Kimmeridge Project

In a locked room bedecked with both blunt and sharp objects, two figures hunch over a lifeless form lying on an odd-looking table. They’re wearing soiled aprons, masks and large glasses. One clasps a nightmarish contraption resembling an over-sized...

Last Word – our back pages

The following articles appeared on the last pages of PURBECK! Journal and form the editor's axe and grindstone - he gets a little emotional... From edition 3. Besom. 800x600 Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";} Compassion –...

Edward Fox: Listens to the Wind

Full article from from edition 6 Edward Fox: Listen to the Wind Wareham is a lovely river-bound town, not grown too much beyond its Saxon Walls, retaining an old world charm. It’s a township of bay-windowed shop fronts and thatched-roofed pubs,...