The funding from Arts Council England will go towards seven places - including the SeaCity Museum, Art Gallery and Nuffield Theatre.
Exploding Air Freshener Rips Off Door
A door and window's been blown off a house after an air freshener that was left on top of a grill exploded.
Fire crews were called to the house in Manor Avenue in Lyme Regis at about 6pm yesterday evening.
Dorset Fire and Rescue said the resulting explosion had ripped the back window and door off the building.
Crews are warning people not to leave flammable substances near heat sources.
Dorset & Wiltshire Fire Service are inspecting almost 250 high rise blocks, and most are in Bournemouth and Poole.
Alexander Worth from Kings Worthy died last year after the supercar he was in hit fencing in North Warnborough.
Tests at Horatia House and Leamington House, after the Grenfell fire, revealed a fire risk.
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