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6 people rescued after yacht breaks down

The vessel was stranded in thick fog near Portland.

72-year-old due to finish 1,000 mile cycle challenge

Local actor Rod Drew will cross the finish line in Weymouth later in his sponsored cycle around Hardy's Wessex.

Raise your mugs for Weldmar

Weldmar has got together with Dorset Tea for the Big Dorset Cuppa event.

FEAST Weymouth back for a 4th year

A special dining event in Weymouth will be back again this year.

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Organisers hail "Fabulous" Dorchester marathon

Dorchester's first proper marathon is being hailed a major success.

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Busy Sunday for Weymouth lifeboat crew

A swimmer's been rescued after getting into difficulties.

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Bridport Museum re-opens after huge makeover

History is now unravelling in Bridport with the much-anticipated re-opening of the town's museum.


UPDATED: A35 overnight closure

If you're planning on using the A35 between Bridport and Axminster tonight (30th May) be warned.


Badger Cull protest march in Dorchester

The Dorset for Badger and Bovine Welfare Group are holding a peaceful march which begins in the Borough Gardens at 12.30.

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Smouldering camp fire sparks Studland blaze

Camp fire's aren't allowed on Studland's nature reserve for this very reason

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