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Bus operator demonstrates commitment to local SafeWise charity during special volunteers day out

Award-winning local charity SafeWise celebrated the work, commitment and achievements of its dedicated volunteers this week – with help from bus operator Damory. The bus operator – which provided transport on a special trip out to Beaulieu National Motor Museum – supports SafeWise as its good cause for 2016. It also provides significantly discounted rates […]

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SafeWise re-launches Dorset Driver Gold, a course dedicated to updating driver skills and confidence for older people

SafeWise, the award winning interactive safety education charity which runs safety centres in Bournemouth and Weymouth is delighted to announce their commitment to running Dorset Driver Gold. Dorset Driver Gold is aimed at drivers aged 65 years and over who have an interest in updating their skills and knowledge, want help in familiarising themselves with […]

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HRH The Princess Royal

HRH The Princess Royal opens RoadWise, the UK’s first life sized outdoor safety village. SafeWise, the award winning interactive safety education charity which runs safety centres in Bournemouth and Weymouth, has broken new ground in opening RoadWise – the UK’s first life-sized outdoor road safety village. HRH The Princess Royal today opened the RoadWise outdoor […]

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Marathon effort to raise money

Being on the board of a charity doesn’t normally involve taking on the monster task of running 26 miles. But for Dorset County Council Chief Executive and SafeWise trustee Debbie Ward that’s exactly what she did! Debbie ran her first ever marathon this year – the LONDON MARATHON  – in 4 hours 30 mins and 19 secs and we’re in […]

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RoadWise in Weymouth

The financial cost to society of each accidental road death is more than £1.9million #. For the families involved the loss is immeasurable.  SafeWise, the award winning interactive safety education charity which runs LV=Streetwise in Bournemouth and the Weymouth Community Safety Centre, is breaking new ground as construction commences at the rear of the Weymouth […]