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Partnership Vows To Resolve Bin Service Problems In Weymouth And Portland

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Dorset Waste Partnership says it hopes to have problems with the new bin service in the Borough resolved by next week.

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Big Changes On The Way To Adult Social Care In Dorset

Adult care services in Dorset will soon be transformed, after the county council voted to start a Local Authority Trading Company (LATC).

West Dorset Backs Tri-Council Partnership

West Dorset district councillors have agreed to join forces with North Dorset District Council and Weymouth & Portland Borough Council as part of a groundbreaking tri-council partnership.

Magpies Chairman Issues Rallying Cry

Dorchester Town's chairman Matt Lucas has been issuing a rallying call to fans ahead of the Magpies clash in the FA Cup against Bristol Rovers tomorrow.

Contents Of Dorset Manor House Up For Auction

Antiques lovers can browse the contents of Highdon House near Cheselbourne today, ahead of an auction on Monday.

Magpies Chairman Issues Rallying Cry

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Dorchester Town's chairman Matt Lucas has been issuing a rallying call to fans ahead of the Magpies clash in the FA Cup against Bristol Rovers tomorrow.

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Its Rugby But Not As We Know It

Weymouth and Portland are holding a touch rugby session tonight (24 October) at Redlands Community Sports Hub.

Football - Dorchester On A Winning Streak

Dorchester Town have made it back-to-back wins in the space of a week, beating Burnham 1-0 last night.

Young Weymouth Footballer To Feature In Champions League Match

Another young footballer from Weymouth will walk out on the pitch tonight as a mascot - this time for Liverpool's game with Real Madrid.

Football - Dorchester Look To Make It Back To Back Wins

The Magpies are hoping their winning streak will continue tonight, as they welcome Burnham to the Avenue Stadium.

Scottish Labour Leader In Shock Resignation

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Johann Lamont has said she is resigning as leader of the Scottish Labour Party in a surprise announcement.

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Webb: Peep Show Cast Won't Die In Finale

Peep show star Robert Webb has told Sky News he will not kill off any characters in the series finale - just in case he wants to revisit the comedy.

Tony Blair Denies Saying Miliband Can't Win

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has denied saying that Labour leader Ed Miliband cannot win the next General Election.

E-Cig Ban Poses Smoking Danger, Says Expert

Growing calls for e-cigarettes to be banned in public risk sending smokers back to tobacco, an industry expert has told Sky News.

Human Remains Are Missing Student Hannah Graham

Police say remains found in a dried-up creek in rural Virginia are those of British-born student Hannah Graham.

Webb: Peep Show Cast Won't Die In Finale

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Peep show star Robert Webb has told Sky News he will not kill off any characters in the series finale - just in case he wants to revisit the comedy.

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Jane Fonda 'Applauds' Studio For New Film

Jane Fonda has told Sky News Entertainment Week she believes movie studios have dumbed down by concentrating on special effects-driven "tent pole" films.

Jackie Chan Makes Pledge To Be A Better Father

Jackie Chan has vowed to become a better father in his first public comments since his son Jaycee was arrested on drugs charges.

1D Slammed Over Chimpanzee In New Video

Animal rights activists have called for One Direction to cut immediately a scene containing a chimpanzee from their new music video.

Aaron Paul: Barbie Worse Than Breaking Bad Doll

Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul has said Barbies are more damaging than the dolls based on the hit television show which Toys R Us has pulled from its shelves.

Rodallega Double Keeps Fulham Rolling

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Hugo Rodallega scored twice and Scott Parker was on target against his old club as Fulham climbed out of the Sky Bet Championship bottom three with a 3-0 home win over Charlton.

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Munster Much Too Strong For Saracens

Munster took control of European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1 with a 14-3 victory over Saracens at Thomond Park.

Sky Sports News Headlines

A round-up of the latest stories from the world of sport - brought to you from the Sky Sports News HQ.

Caterham To Miss US And Brazilian GPs

Caterham have been given permission to miss the upcoming two races in Austin and Brazil while a buyer is sought for the cash-strapped team.

Murray Beats Anderson In Spain

Andy Murray made it through to the semi-finals of the Valencia Open with a hard-earned 6-7 (3-7) 6-4 6-4 comeback win against Kevin Anderson on Friday.

Google Executive Sets New Freefall Jump Record

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A senior Google executive has set a new record for the highest parachute jump at more than 135,000 feet (41,000 metres).

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Egypt Declares Emergency After Sinai Attack

Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency on the Sinai Peninsula after a suicide car bomb attack killed more than 30 soldiers.

Automatic Quarantine In US For Ebola Medics

New York and New Jersey are to begin automatically quarantining medical staff who return from areas badly affected by Ebola.

Human Remains Are Missing Student Hannah Graham

Police say remains found in a dried-up creek in rural Virginia are those of British-born student Hannah Graham.

Ukrainian Refugees Flee To Russian Arctic

More than 800,000 refugees have crossed the border into Russia since the start of the year, according to the UN's refugee agency (UNHCR).

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