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In conjunction with Central and Local Government, Dorstone Parish Council, Dorstone's Frontroom and The Pandy Inn are working together to enhance the resilience of our community during these uncertain times. This page draws together the online resources current available. We will be updating the page as new information becomes available.

See below for further information and resources:


Community Resources

Dorstone Parish Council Facebook Page is publishing uptodate information on the response to the Coronovirus Emergency.

Dorstone Forum Facebook Page also is also publishing useful information regarding how parishioners can work together during this period

DFR is publishing a regular CovidCast newsletter on the well known DFR Blast distribution list. To ensure you are included in the distibution send an email request to

Meredith Maddy Educational Trust

Are you furthering your education, and are you a resident of the Parish of Dorstone?

If so you may qualify for support from the Meredith Maddy Educational Trust.

The MMT is a local charity which gives small grants to residents of the parish.

For more information call: 01981 550783

Dorstone Relief in Need

Dorstone Relief in Need (DRIN) is a charity that gives small grants to anyone living in Dorstone Parish who is experiencing financial difficulties.  

To apply or nominate anyone for a grant contact DRIN, in confidence, by emailing or talking to Luci Morris, parish priest, on 01497 821877.