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Ridgeway Magazine 20th September 2017

  • So you want to be a fire fighter? Section Commander at Weymouth Fire Station, Dave Allen, tells us about the job.

Two anniversaries:

  1. The 999 emergency number is 80 years old and we chart its progress and warn about making hoax calls.
  2. ERNIE, the machine that chooses Premium Bond winners is 60 this year. He’s chosen prizes valued at £17 billion
  • School hols – do you want four or five short breaks a year?
  • Lucy from Poundbury Gardens gives her tips for September.
  • Concluding our series on the history of the cinema – it’s all change at the flicks these days.

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Ridgeway Magazine 20th September 2017 2017