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Man released after latest arrest in murder investigation

UPDATED: A fourth man arrested in connection with the Guy Hedger murder investigation has now been released.

Spate of bike thefts in Dorchester

It's emereged at least 10 bicycles have been reported stolen in Dorchester in the last three weeks.

Host families needed to house homeless young people

More homes are needed for young people in Weymouth & Portland.

Do you have killer clutter?

Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is advising people to clear their clutter, in a final spring clean as it could save lives.

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Plans for the Fisherman's Arms to be revealed

Residents in Bridport will get a look at the latest plans to replace the Fisherman's Arms Day Centre next week.


Rare foal born on Portland

A foal more rare than the Giant Panda has been born at Fancy's Farm.

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Police investigate incident between woman and child

Dorset Police say it happened in Spring Gardens on Portland, Wednesday lunchtime.

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Campaign launched for more affordable housing

A new campaign is being launched tonight to demand affordable housing for West Dorset.

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House on fire on Portland

There's been a fire on Portland.

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Dorchester couple's lives transformed by foster child

Tim and Emma Shelton were unable to have children of their own and became foster parents to a six-year-old boy in January this year.

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