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Missing Reading Man May Be In Dorset

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Thames Valley police say 32 year old Balazs Biro hasn't been heard from in more than a week but has access to a red nissan micra car.

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Health Scare Over Stolen Partridge Meat

Almost all of the 125 red legged partridges, stolen from a farm north of Dorchester earlier this week have been found dumped near Martinstown.

Racial Abuse Attack In Weymouth

Three men have been arrested and released on bail after allegedly shouting out threatening racial abuse in Weymouth.

Improve Your Skills In West Dorset, Weymouth & Portland

The Workforce Skills Plan 2014-2017 has been drawn-up by the councils to help boost economic prosperity.

Oil And Gas Drilling Postponed

Infrastrata want to construct an exploratory well, but they don't think the Government will grant them a license in the time frame they need to work in at California Quarry, Swanage.

Dorset Lecturer is World Top 10 Aquathlete

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27-year-old Weymouth college sports lecturer Tom Priest took fifth place at the Aquathlon World Championships in Edmonton in Canada last month

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Bridport Go For 2nd Win in 3 Days

Shepton Mallett are the visitors to St Mary's Field, kick off 7.45pm.

All British Victory At Challenge Weymouth

Challenge Weymouth took place this weekend, with over 1400 athletes lining up to take part in both half and full distance events.

Weymouth Home, Dorchester Away In FA Cup

Terras host either Tiverton or Bideford but Magpies have to travel to Abingdon Town in the 2nd qualifying round.

Record Numbers For Purbeck Marathon

The Purbeck Marathon celebrated its highest number of entries and highest number of finishers for its unique race on 14 September 2014.

Myners Lines Up Panel For Royal Mail Probe

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A quartet of business heavyweights have been drafted in by Lord Myners, the former City minister, as he probes the controversial process which saw Royal Mail sold to the private sector last year.

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DLT 'Victim' Recalled Over Smoking Claim

A TV personality who claims Dave Lee Travis grabbed her breasts has been recalled to his trial to give more evidence.

Rotherham Abuse Scandal: Shaun Wright Resigns

South Yorkshire Police Commissioner Shaun Wright has resigned after coming under mounting pressure over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

Santander UK To Name Bostock As New Chief

A former finance director of Royal Bank of Scotland is poised to be named as the new of Santander UK, Britain's fifth biggest lender.

Inflation Slips But House Price Growth Surges

Official figures have charted an easing in the annual rate of inflation but house price growth accelerating to a seven-year high - with six UK regions achieving new price peaks.

Bourne Again? Damon And Greengrass 'In Talks'

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Matt Damon and British director Paul Greengrass are reported to be in talks about making a new Bourne film.

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'Outstanding' Clooney Given Golden Globe Honour

George Clooney is to receive an honorary Golden Globe for his "outstanding" contributions both in front of and behind the camera.

New Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Trailer

The first official trailer for Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 has been released, giving a hint of the violent rebellion against the Capitol's corrupt government.

Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines Drug Confessions

Robin Thicke has revealed he was high on painkillers and alcohol when Blurred Lines became a hit and was "jealous" of Pharrell Williams' contribution to producing the song.

Apple: Delete U2 iTunes Album In One Click

Apple has released a new tool which allows people to remove U2's new album from their iTunes library.

Halfpenny's Toulon Future In Doubt

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Leigh Halfpenny's future at Toulon could already be in doubt after president Mourad Boudjellal claimed he has not ruled out terminating the full-back's contract due to ongoing injury problems.

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Dragons Face Competition For Carney

Catalan Dragons head coach Laurent Frayssinous is still hoping to tempt Todd Carney to France despite facing competition for his signature from rugby union clubs.

QPR Suffer Setback In Stadium Plans

A London landowner has released a statement denying it plans any more negotiations with Queens Park Rangers over a stadium project.

Allen Ruled Out Of Anfield Clash

Midfielder Joe Allen will miss Liverpool's Champions League opener against Ludogorets this evening as he continues to recover from a knee injury.

Sky Sports News Headlines

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Fears Raised Years Before Algeria Gas Attack

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The potential for an attack by armed terrorists at an Algerian gas facility where 40 people were murdered by an al Qaeda-linked gang had been flagged up in a security review years earlier.

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Nigerian Troops Sentenced To Death For Mutiny

Twelve Nigerian soldiers have been sentenced to death by firing squad for mutiny in a part of the country battling extremists.

Trooper Killer May Have Had Firearms Training

The killer who gunned down two Pennsylvania state troopers was most likely military or police trained and practised shooting regularly, authorities say.

Apple: Delete U2 iTunes Album In One Click

Apple has released a new tool which allows people to remove U2's new album from their iTunes library.

Raqqa: Islamic State's Menacing Power Base

Raqqa in northern Syria is Islamic State's power base and the focus of international efforts to defeat the Islamic extremists and rescue Western hostages.

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