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Area Information
Arne is situated on the northern edge of the Isle of Purbeck next to Poole Harbour. The area around Arne is a nature reserve controlled by the RSPB and is home to many rare birds. The village was evacuated in World War 2 when it was used by the Royal Navy as a decoy site. Most of the buildings in the village have been built since the Second World War, the only older building being the small 13th century church of St. Nicholas.

Getting There
Arne can be reached from the B3075 via Stoborough.

Wildlife and Walks
The area around Arne is a RSPB nature reserve and is popular with walkers and bird watchers.

Deer at Arne nature reserve The RSPB website has further information regarding the nature reserve at www.rspb.org.uk/arne.

Further details for events in and around Arne are on our events diary.



T M Vaine Electrical
Business / Club - 2.88 miles away

Corfe Beauty
Business / Club - 3.07 miles away

Purbeck Sports Injury Clinic
Business / Club - 3.07 miles away

Purbeck Cycle Hire
Business / Club - 3.08 miles away

Wareham Carnival
Business / Club - 3.10 miles away

Booth Gadenne
Business / Club - 3.12 miles away

The Rex Cinema
Business / Club - 3.15 miles away

Purbeck Netball Club
Business / Club - 3.22 miles away

Roger Hill
Business / Club - 3.22 miles away