Thomas Hardy's Cottage (Dorset)

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    This simple thatched cottage in Higher Bockhampton was where Thomas Hardy was born in 1840. The quaint cottage, remote setting and natural beauty of this location helps explain the Hardy’s great writing.

    Thomas Hardy spent most of his life in an around Dorchester.

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    Our weather forecast for Dorchester in Dorset is split into two widgets. The first shows a timeline containing temperature, wind, sunrise/sunset and chance of rain, whilst the second shows the forecast for the week ahead including severe weather alerts when available.

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