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Man Suffers Serious Injuries In Eype Cliff Fall

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A person's been airflifted to hospital with serious head injuries after falling from the cliff path in Eype.

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West Bay Businesses Urged To Sign Up To The Chamber Of Commerce

"A greater collective voice for businesses in Bridport." That's what the new President of the town's Chamber of Commerce says local companies will get, if they join the organisation.

Ofsted Commends Progress At Wey Valley School

A complimentary letter from Ofsted has been received by Sara Adams, acting Principal at The Wey Valley School, following a recent monitoring inspection visit.

Rail Passengers From Weymouth Facing Delays

Commuters between Weymouth and London Waterloo are facing long delays this afternoon.

Biggest Kite Festival In England Comes To Weymouth This Weekend

This weekend the skies above Weymouth beach will be filled with acrobatic giant kites flown by some of the best professionals in England and Europe and even Columbia.

Bournemouth On Their Way To The Premier League

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Bournemouth have effectively guaranteed promotion to the Premier League for the first time in their 116-year history - just seven years after they faced extinction.

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Confident Miliband: I'm Ready For The Top Job

Ed Miliband has told me that Labour "didn't build enough homes" when in government - and it is an important reflection on the party's record in office.

Nurse Who Raped Patients In A&E Jailed

A nurse who filmed himself raping two unconscious female patients in the hospital where he worked has been jailed for 18 years.

Woman Forced Into Car And Sexually Assaulted

Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to after a woman was dragged off the street into a car and sexually assaulted.

iPhones Fuel 33% Surge In Apple Profits

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Apple enjoyed a 33% leap in quarterly profits to $13.6bn (£8.9bn) thanks largely to strong iPhone sales, the firm said.

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Nothing Heard From Nepali Villages For Days

Dozens of isolated villages where hundreds of people have died in Nepal's deadly earthquake have been cut off with no hope of government help.

Elephant Calf Trapped In Well Is Rescued

An elephant calf trapped in an abandoned well has been rescued by villagers and forestry officials in India.

Baltimore Protests Spark State Of Emergency

The US National Guard have been called in to Baltimore after a state of emergency was declared as protesters clash with police.

Police Custody Death: Funeral For Freddie Gray

Mourners have gathered in Baltimore for the funeral of a man who died from spinal injuries he suffered while in police custody.

The Latest Headlines From Sky Sports News

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

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Locall Football: Weymouth's Play Off Dreams Are Over

A win was what they needed, but Weymouth went down 4-2 at Biggleswade Town at the weekend.

Sturridge Could Be Out For Rest Of Season

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted he does not know when striker Daniel Sturridge will return and he could miss the rest of the season.

Mourinho Hits Back At Arsenal Fans' Jibes

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho laughed off the Arsenal crowd's "boring" jibes by reminding the Gunners of their wait for the Premier League title as his side close in on the trophy.

Van Gaal Questions Man Utd Warm-Up

Louis van Gaal says he knew something was wrong with his Man Utd players by watching the warm-up before the 3-0 defeat at Everton.

Bruce Jenner To Film His New Life As Woman

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Former Olympic champion and current reality TV celebrity Bruce Jenner is to star in an "intimate" documentary series about his new life as a woman.

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Jay Z: My App Has Been Smeared By Big Firms

Jay Z claims big companies are "spending millions on a smear campaign" against his new music streaming service Tidal.

Zayn Malik 'Still In 1D ... In Another Universe'

Zayn Malik could still be in One Direction in a parallel universe, according to physicist Stephen Hawking.

Olympic Champion Bruce Jenner: 'I'm A Woman'

Bruce Jenner, the former Olympic champion and current star of reality TV, has revealed he is planning to live life as a woman.

Gunman Opens Fire On Lil Wayne's Tour Bus

Shots have been fired at two tour buses carrying hip hop star Lil Wayne and his entourage, according to reports.

iPhones Fuel 33% Surge In Apple Profits

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Apple enjoyed a 33% leap in quarterly profits to $13.6bn (£8.9bn) thanks largely to strong iPhone sales, the firm said.

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West Bay Businesses Urged To Sign Up To The Chamber Of Commerce

"A greater collective voice for businesses in Bridport." That's what the new President of the town's Chamber of Commerce says local companies will get, if they join the organisation.

Activist Fund Squares Up To RSA In Pay Row

A powerful European activist fund is squaring up to the board of RSA, the FTSE-100 insurer, in a row which reunites two of the key protagonist‎s of the British banking crisis.

Fund Giants Dial Up £1bn O2 Mobile Stakes

Two of the world's biggest investment funds are close to snapping up £1bn stakes in the company that is poised to become Britain's leading mobile communications provider.

Jay Z: My App Has Been Smeared By Big Firms

Jay Z claims big companies are "spending millions on a smear campaign" against his new music streaming service Tidal.

Must Win Game For Dorset Cricketers

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Dorset travel to Warminster to play Wiltshire in the Minor Counties Cricket knockout cup this morning.

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Defeat For Dorset Minor Counties Cricketers

They've lost their first group match in the 50 over knockout cup by 12 runs.

Local Football: Bad Night For Bridport

Bridport went down 4-0 to Willand Rovers last night in the Western League Premier Division.

Weymouth Win Dorset Senior Cup

Second half penalty secures trophy for the Terras over rivals Dorchester at Bob Lucas Stadium

It's Cup Final Night! Weymouth V Dorchester

Two non league giants go head to head for trophy at Bob Lucas stadium this evening

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