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PICTURES: Paraglider rescued after emergency landing

A paraglider's been rescued after making an emergency landing on a small beach near Weymouth.

WATCH: First public train to roll out of Swanage since 1972

Today sees the return of an Isle of Purbeck train service from Swanage and Corfe Castle to the main line at Wareham for the first time in 45 years

3 people released without charge after Weymouth assault

The victim was discovered with serious head injuries in Upway Street at around 6.30 pm on Weds 15th March.

Stay fire safe in the great outdoors this summer

Dorset's Fire service is reminding us that fire safety doesn't stop when we leave the house.


7 charged in drink drive crackdown

Dorset Police have released details of the first wave of arrests as part of their summer anti drink and drug driving campaign.

Best Bar None 2016

Weymouth's best pubs and clubs to be recognised

The Best Bar None scheme looks at their efforts in improving community safety and reducing alcohol related anti-social behaviour.

Rural Crime Op Dorchester

Police target thieves and poachers

They are just some of the areas which Dorchester Police have been focusing on in their latest rural crime busting drive.

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Dinghy stuck on rocks

Weymouth lifeboat was launched in the early hours of Sunday morning to rescue a dinghy stuck on rocks at Lulworth Cove.

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DCC awards new public and school bus contracts

The contracts cover 7 routes and 13 schools.


It's National Open Farm Day today

Dorset's resident Bishop, Rev Karen Gorham will be visiting local farms to mark the occasion

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