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'Housing developments should benefit wildlife'

The Dorset Wildlife Trust's urging developers to consider our future environment.

New cycle links for Bridport

Councillors hope the cycle network will improve the area.

Saturday Local Sport Results

Our top local sides were in action.

Dorchester shop supports local mental health charity

The Crafty Gift Boutique's raised almost £2K for Dorset Mind.

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Dorset's Chief Constable to retire

Debbie Simpson will leave her role in April.

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Hunt for wanted Dorset man who skipped court

Detectives are appealing for the public's help to find a man from Shaftesbury who is wanted after failing to appear at crown court.

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Coastal campaigners welcome government plastics pledge

Litter Free Coast & Sea welcome the plan to eradicate plastic pollution by 2042.

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Weymouth cat cabin campaign

The Cat's Protection League needs to raise £5,000 to help more cats in the neighbourhood.

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Bells ring out in Dorchester to welcome new citizens

'Bellringing is the perfect way to publicly welcome new members of the community.'

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Bus service for villagers in Crossways and Broadmayne axed

First are withdrawing their No:5 service to Dorchester from next Saturday (20th January).

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No Red Arrows at Weymouth Carnival this year

But we're still promised a spectacular Air Display Show.

UPDATED: Accident causes gas leak in Bridport

North Allington has now been reopened.

FREE public Wi-Fi on Weymouth Seafront

Get online on the esplanade.

Dorset MP delighted Government won't legalise cannabis

Richard Drax has been speaking in the House of Commons.

Staff and Volunteers awarded at Dorset County Hospital

Here are the winners for this year's GEM and Long Service Awards.

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