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Tuesday, 10 June 2008

Reading room is set to be restored

A Victorian-era reading room for the working men in a Purbeck village is due to be restored.

It was built in Church Knowle by landowners the Mansel family of Kimmeridge and given in trust to the villagers for quiet recreation.

But years of deterioration have led to it being described as almost derelict.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Tuesday 10th June 2008

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