THOSE wanting to try their hand at felting and Dorset button making can attend a series of free Artsreach exhibitions starting from Friday Artsreach has been working in partnership with Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to develop a project along the South Dorset Ridgeway, with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Those interested can see the exhibition at Upwey Village Hall on March 14 and 15, West Stafford Village Hall on March 22 and 23 and Strangways Hall, Abbotsbury on April 11, 12 and 13.

Opening times are 10.30am to 4pm and admission is free. For details contact Artsreach on 01305 269512 or email