Welcome to WikiProject Dorset, a project dedicated to improving Wikipedia coverage of the English county, Dorset. Our goals are to improve existing articles and create needed articles regarding Dorset.
To improve existing articles and create needed articles regarding Dorset.
August 10 2009: Dorset needs attention. Visit here for an explanation.
June 9 2009: Congratulations to the work of User:Nev1 and other editors, who have helped Maiden Castle, Dorset achieve GA status. Another great piece of writing to add to the growing numbers of WP: Dorset! I'm sure that over the coming months we will see many more join the ranks.
June 1 2009: The Dorset coat of arms, which previously appeared on Template:WPDorset (to the left of the Dorset Portal), has been removed and is pending renewal.
If you feel any articles in the scope of WikiProject Dorset, meet the criteria for either GA Status or FA Status then leave a message here with a link to the talk page. As a project we will review the article and award a status as per our assessment criteria.
Put any articles here that are very important (usually High or Top) to Dorset and require some significant work. Leave a brief summary of why you have included it and the quality status (does not have to be an assessment by this Project).
Update Dorset settlement articles with 2011 census data []. Please prioritise featured and good articles.
Dorchester - County town, important historically and culturally to Dorset and in a mild state at the moment.
This page is within the scope of WikiProject Dorset, a collaborative effort to improve Wikipedia's coverage of topics connected with Dorset. If you would like to participate, you can visit the WikiProject Dorset project page, where you can join the project and see a list of open tasks.
This page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
All entries of Dorset towns and villages should have the above template placed on their talk pages. A list of categories whose articles should be tagged is available at Category:Dorset. Sometimes, you will see a UK geography WikiProject template already there; in these cases, add our template after theirs. You can add the template using the following code: