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Terras Chairman Quits

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Nigel Biddlecombe's issued a statement on the club's fans forum.

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'Bart's Bash' World Record Attempt

A Guinness World Record Attempt to stage the largest round the world race is taking place today.

Search For Iconic Statues In Dorchester

Young people have been taking part in a competition to find all of Dorchester's iconic statues.

'Inside Out Dorset' Arts Celebrate Ridgeway

Ridgeway Responses, a free, family-friendly arts extravaganza, is centred around the village of Littlebredy, in West Dorset, this weekend Friday- Sunday (19-21 September).

Dorset County Hospital Honours Staff

Colleagues, patients and relatives were asked to nominate workers who've gone over and above what's expected of them, to make a difference to people's lives.

Terras Chairman Quits

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Nigel Biddlecombe's issued a statement on the club's fans forum.

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Saturday Football And Rugby Results

Dorchester win at home, but defeat for 10 men Weymouth and also Bridport. There was a cup win for Portland Utd.

Another Winning Weekend For Our Football Teams?

There were wins for Weymouth, Dorchester , bridport and Portland United last Saturday. Same again please!

All Change At Weymouth Rugby

A new plaque's being revealed at Monmouth Avenue in recognition of their recent name change to Weymouth and Portland Rugby Football Club.

Weymouth's Lily's A World Paddleboard Champ

15 year old Lily Young's just back from Germany where she came away with the female youth champion title at the Stand Up Paddle Board Championships.

Wife Of Alan Henning Issues Plea To Captors

The wife of British aid worker Alan Henning has issued a statement to the Islamic State (IS) calling on his captors to release him.

Govt Pledges £12m To Tackle Calais Migrants

The Government will provide £12m over three years to help tackle the problem of illegal immigrants in Calais trying to gain entry to Britain.

Woman's Road-Rage Attack Caught On CCTV

CCTV footage of a woman's vicious road-rage attack has been released by police, who are appealing for witnesses.

Thai Murders: Hannah DNA Matches Asian Men

DNA taken from the body of murdered British tourist Hannah Witheridge matches that of two Asian men, Thai police say.

Twilight Actor Live Tweets Emergency Landing

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Twilight star Jackson Rathbone has spoken of his terror as a plane he was a passenger on made an emergency landing in California.

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Jude Law 'Overwhelmed' By Congo Suffering

The British actor Jude Law says he is "overwhelmed" by the scale of the problem in the Congo after visiting one of the largest camps for those who've fled their homes to escape fighting.

Mercury And Jackson Duet On New Queen Album

A Freddie Mercury duet with Michael Jackson is among three previously unreleased tracks by Queen which will feature on a new album.

Dancers Sue Cher For 'Racial Discrimination'

Cher is being sued for racial and age discrimination by three dancers who claim she wrongly fired them from her tour.

Nicki Minaj $30m Wig Case Thrown Out By Judge

A judge has dismissed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit filed by a celebrity hair stylist who accused singer Nicki Minaj of stealing his wig designs.

Groves Victorious On Ring Return

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George Groves banished his Wembley demons with a wide points win over Christopher Rebrasse to claim the European super-middleweight title.

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West Ham Upset Liverpool

West Ham United netted twice inside the opening seven minutes en route to a 3-1 victory over Liverpool at Upton Park.

Durham Win One-Day Crown

Durham denied Warwickshire a domestic double after holding their nerve to claim a tense three-wicket victory in a low-scoring Royal London One Day Cup final at Lord’s.

Arsenal Blitz Shatters Aston Villa

Aston Villa’s unbeaten start to the season was ended by a devastating first-half goal blitz as Arsenal enjoyed a 3-0 away victory.

Cisse Double Saves Newcastle

Substitute Papiss Cisse saved the day for Newcastle and under-fire manager Alan Pardew with two goals to earn a 2-2 draw with Hull City at St James' Park.

Jets Intercept Six Russian Planes Off US Coast

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Two American fighter jets were scrambled after six Russian military planes approached the US coastline, officials said.

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Intruder Jumps Fence And Gets Into White House

The US Secret Service will carry out an investigation after a man jumped over the White House's north fence and made it to the main entrance into the iconic building.

Did Turkey Negotiate With IS Over Hostages?

The homecoming for the hostages in Ankara was something of a national celebration.

Thai Murders: Hannah DNA Matches Asian Men

DNA taken from the body of murdered British tourist Hannah Witheridge matches that of two Asian men, Thai police say.

IS Releases Gruesome Full-Length Film

The propaganda war being waged by Islamic State militants has intensified, with the release of a full-length documentary-style film entitled Flames of War: Fighting Has Just Begun.

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