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Pair behind bars for smuggling items into Portland jail

Drugs and mobile phones were the items involved.

Dorset Police told of children being left home alone

Its emerged the NSPCC has referred dozens of cases to Dorset Police and children's services after reports from the public.

Busy night for fire crews as storms hit Dorset

Fire crews have been called out to a house in Dorset which was flooded in the heavy rain and storms overnight.

New housing park at Lorton Park officially opens

The first phase of new housing at Lorton Park in Broadway, Weymouth, has been officially opened.

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Dorset Waste Partnership urges children to 'Love food, hate waste'

The DWP ran a competition for the best use of leftover food.

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Brains behind Swanage mainline link win award

Project Wareham has won a Civil Engineering award for its work on reconnecting Swanage railway to Wareham.

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Car containing valuable jewellery stolen in Charmouth

The black diesel BMW 1 Series was parked in the grassed overflow car park outside the Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre.

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Fire & Rescue Service sets out its plan for the next 4 years

"Its about saving lives and making sure people don't get into danger in the first place."


Big day for Dorchester schools

Two children and two teachers from a dozen first and middle schools will be at the Avenue Stadium for a special reception at Dorchester Town Football Club.

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Local Football: More pre-season action tonight

Weymouth and Bridport both have pre-season friendlies this evening.

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