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Gritters gearing up for winter weather

Salt gritters have been doing test-runs across Dorset ahead of the winter period.

Dorset dog wardens receive gold RSPCA award

West Dorset District Council and Weymouth and Portland Borough Council's dog wardens have won the RSPCA's 2016 Gold Stray Dog Footprint Award

Award Winning Show Explores Racism And Immigration

Following on from hate crime awareness week, an award winning interactive show is coming to Bridport Arts Centre this month.

Dorchester Man Jailed For Causing Fatal Crash

A Dorchester man has been jailed for four years for causing an accident which killed a woman who was on the way back from her sister's funeral.

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Bus Drivers Suspend Strike Action

Drivers for First Bus in Weymouth and Bridport have suspended their strike action ahead of fresh talks with company bosses this Friday.

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One Week Left To Have Your Say On Council Shake Up

There's just one week left to have your say on a shake up to local Government which could see major changes to the way services are delivered in Dorset.

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Farming Students Get Mock Accident Training

Farming has the poorest safety record of any occupation in the UK - but today agricultural students at Kingston Maurward College will be trying to change that.

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Harley Davidson Stolen Near Wareham

Police have issued a photo of a Harley Davidson Motorbike which has been stolen from Morden.

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Light Aircraft Makes An Emergency Landing

A light aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing on Saturday near Wareham.

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The Wessex FM App already has the latest local news built in, but now an update means that, when a big story breaks, you will automatically get updated.

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