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Partner links & resources

BikeSafe (Dorset)
BikeSafe Dorset offers riders across the county the chance to have an assessment with a Police Class 1 rider, making you and our roads safer. [more]

SafeWise – Changing Lives, Saving Lives
SafeWise provides realistic and immersive learning experiences to equip visitors with the skills, knowledge and confidence to live active, fulfilling and safer lives in stronger communities. [more]

Poole Dream Machines (Poole Tourism)
Poole Quay Dream Machines is a fully marshalled event, with a £1 entry charge per night. It is a self-funding event. The event creates a unique, exciting atmosphere as bikers and spectators enjoy a relaxed evening on Poole Quay. [more]

BikeSafe (National)
BikeSafe is a police led motorcycle project that is run by most forces throughout the UK. The main aim is to reduce the number of bikers being hurt on the roads. We think that riding should be fun and by improving skills, knowledge and hazard awareness it will hopefully make riding safer and more enjoyable. [more]

Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance
Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance is a registered charity and receives no direct funding from the government or from the National Lottery. Since the year 2000, 12,000 missions have been flown in support of casualties and patients, throughout Dorset and Somerset. [more]

South Western Ambulance Service (SWASFT)
SWASFT has responsibility for the provision of ambulance services across an area of 10,000 square miles which is 20% of mainland England. The Trust covers the counties of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and the former Avon area (Bristol, Bath, North and North East Somerset and South Gloucestershire). [more]

Dorset Police
Dorset Police covers approximately 1024 Square miles of land and a similar body of water off the coastline. Dorset is one of a very few to not have a motorway to patrol, but does have three very busy main roads and over 3332 miles of roads to police. Annually Dorset Police provides a policing coverage for around 0.8 million residents, which increases during term time with students from the universities and colleges. A further 11 million people visitors come to Dorset each year for short breaks or holidays. The County despite being classed as 93.7% rural includes an airport, and sea ports, serving internal, and international freight and passenger travel.[more]

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire & Rescue
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service works hard to protect its local communities, often working with partners to reduce the risk of fire wherever possible. In addition to tackling fires and helping people involved in road traffic collisions, we will respond when all manner of emergencies arise – we have specialist teams providing rope, water and animal rescue capability, we can assist with flooding incidents, and we can be called upon to help other agencies. [more]