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WATCH: Dorset Police in taser training

There's going to be a big increase in the number of our officers carrying tasers.

Nottington appeal hit by delay

Plans to build up to 340 new homes between Nottington and Weymouth have taken a new twist this morning.

Chesil to rock for Samaritans

A local music festival is responsible for raising a quarter of the annual budget for the Samaritans in Dorset.

Missing Midlands man in Dorset?

The hunt's on for a forty four year old man who has gone missing from Birmingham and may have travelled to Dorset.

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Gas leak in Dorchester causing traffic chaos

There's a gas leak in Dorchester.

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Further 14 charged with drink drug driving in Dorset

It's emerged another 14 people have now been charged with drink or drug driving offences as part of Dorset Police's summer drink and drug driving campaign.

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Dorset County Hospital one of the highest rates of stillbirths in the country

The hospital's neonatal's unit's been flagged as 'red' in a new traffic light system.

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New sponsors revealed for Dorset County Show

The Duchy of Cornwall and the Developers of Poundbury are the headline sponsors for this year's Dorset County Show.

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UPDATED: Missing man from Swanage found

Barry Cullimore, 53, has been found safe and well, according to Dorset Police.

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Joined up healthcare for Dorset

The county's been named as a pilot area to introduce a new working system for health, social care and the voluntary sector.

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