Lt TAXIS in Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Our Sturminster Newton Taxi Service
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About Sturminster Newton
This town is known to locals as Sturnewton or Stur. It is situated in the Blackmoor area of Dorset and sits on a low limestone ridge in a meander in the River Stour. Sturminster newton is at the centre of a large dairy agriculture region around which the towns economy is built. The main part of the town lies on the north side of the river where most of the shops and amenities are and the smaller part, Newton lies on the south side.
Historically the town is built on a fording point on the River Stour. The town was recorded in the Anglo Saxon charter in 968 and is also mentioned in the Domesday Book.
Nowadays the town has a population of just over 3,105. It has 43 shops, a primary and secondary school and also a school for children with special needs.
The town is part of the historical West Country Carnival circuit.
Events in Sturminster Newton
Sturminster Newton holds a few local events.
There is a market in the town every Monday. The Exchange seems to be the place where it all happens and there are numerous shows, events, cinema, club activities and also Community events here.
Sturminster Newton has its own yearly carnival. A cheese festival in September, St Mary's holds an annual Food and Wine Evening.
A lot of events are held in the nearby larger towns like Bournemouth and Poole.
Where is Sturminster Newton?
Sturminster Newton is situated in the Blackmoor area of Dorset and sits on a low limestone ridge in a meander in the River Stour.
The nearest large coastal town is Poole which is 24 miles to the South. Sturminster Newton is located at the junction of the A357 and B3091. The nearest rail stations are at Gillingham and Templecombe.
Blandford Forum lies 10 miles South East of Sturminster Newton, where Shaftesbury is 8 miles North east of Sturminster Newton.
Sturminster Newton is surrounded by smaller towns and villages such as Manston, Okeford Fitzpaine, Marnhull, Stalbridge and Shillingstone.
Where can our Sturminster Newton taxis meet you?
Sturminster Newton has many locations where our Lt Taxis can pick you up or drop you off to for that matter. There are also many outside of the immediate town centre too. Here are just a few you may decide are near to your destination or pick up point.....
- The Exchange, Sturminster Newton
- O2 Academy in Bournemouth
- Sturminster Newton Medical Centre
- The Swan Inn
- The Fiddleford Inn
- Plumber Manor Country House Hotel