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Big Changes On The Way To Adult Social Care In Dorset

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

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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

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.

Break In At Sea Life In Weymouth

Police are appealing for information that could help them catch a number of offenders who broke in to Weymouth Sea Life Park.

UN Flag To Be Raised In Weymouth

Mayor of Weymouth and Portland, Cllr Kate Wheller, will lead a short service at Radipole Gardens in Weymouth this morning to recognise international United Nations Day.

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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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.

Basketball - Huskies Lack Bite In Attack

Weymouth Huskies 34 Plymouth Raiders 38

Man, 26, Charged With Terrorism Offences

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A 26-year-old man is due to appear in court today charged with the preparation of terrorism acts.

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Ashya King To Finish Proton Beam Treatment

Cancer patient Ashya King has been well enough to play with toys as his treatment at a state-of-the-art therapy centre in the Czech Republic comes to an end today.

Sir Cliff Raid Caused 'Irreparable Damage'

A highly-publicised raid on the home of singer Sir Cliff Richard was "inept" and caused "irreparable damage" to his reputation, according to an influential group of MPs.

MPs Call For Probe Into Pregnancy Drug

MPs have called for an investigation into the cases of children who may have been deformed by a drug prescribed to pregnant women in the 1960s and 1970s.

Tinchy Stryder Collaborates With Chuckle Bros

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Tinchy Stryder and the Chuckle Brothers must be the most surprising music collaboration we have seen in a long time.

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Lily Collins' Dad Phil Prepared Her For Fame

Lily Collins has told Sky News how her father's fame helped her prepare for a career in the entertainment industry.

Word Of The Year Makes Unexpected Appearance

This year's word of the year is Photobomb, according to Collins English Dictionary.

Glam Rock Star Alvin Stardust Dies Aged 72

Singer and actor Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72 after a short illness, his manager has said.

'Crucial' Long-Lost John Cleese Tapes Found

Two tapes from a television series starring John Cleese which has not been seen since 1967 have turned up in the collection of the late Sir David Frost.

Amla Strokes Century In South Africa Victory

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South Africa crushed New Zealand by 72 runs to win the second one-day international at the Bay Oval and seal victory in the three-match series.

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Manning Throws Three More In Broncos Victory

Denver quarterback Peyton Manning added three more touchdowns to his career record as the Broncos beat the San Diego Chargers 35-21 on Thursday night.

Lamela Scores Wonder-goal In Spurs Victory

A wondrous goal from Erik Lamela and a Harry Kane hat-trick helped Tottenham earn a 5-1 home win over Asteras Tripolis in Thursday's Europa League clash, with Kane finishing the game in goal after Hugo Lloris was sent off.

Everton Remain Top After Lille Draw

Everton maintained control of their Europa League group with a hard-fought 0-0 draw against Group H opponents Lille on Thursday.

Murray Sweeps Past Fognini In Valencia

Andy Murray continued his push for a place at next month's ATP Tour Finals in London with a comfortable 6-2 6-4 victory over Fabio Fognini at the Valencia Open.

Canada Terror Attack Gunman's Criminal Past

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The suspect in the killing of a Canadian soldier at an Ottawa war memorial had a criminal record for violent and drug-related offences and wanted to travel to Syria, police say.

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EU Wants An Extra £1.7bn Payment From UK

Britain is facing a demand from the European Union for an extra £1.7bn because of the success of the economy.

British Man Shot Dead In Brazil Bar Robbery

Robbers have shot dead a British man in a late night raid on a bar in Sao Paulo, Brazil, according to local reports.

New York Medic Tested For Ebola-Like Symptoms

A New York hospital is testing a doctor who has returned from West Africa with "Ebola-like" symptoms, the city's health department said.

Canadian Gunman Wanted To Travel To Syria

The suspect in the killing of a Canadian soldier at an Ottawa war memorial wanted to travel to Syria and had a passport application delayed over extremism concerns.

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