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Hardye students' 'real life' research project boosts learning

A collaboration with Exeter University has given sixth formers a taste of industry science in action

Bicycle snatched from Thomas Hardye School in Dorchester

Police need our help in finding a teenage boy's bicycle which was stolen from Dorchester.

Large fire on Portland

The blaze near Incline Road broke out just before 11.30pm last night.

Get ready for the 'Big Dorset Outdoor Weekend'

Weymouth and Portland's set to host more than 25 outdoor and adventure events this month.


New Weldmar outlet for Blandford

Weldmar Hospicecare has opened a new shop.

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Thieves target Portland church

There's been a burglary at Easton Methodist Church.

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Weymouth's sand sculptor gets Premier League call up

Mark Sanderson has created a giant sand sculpture for AFC Bournemouth to celebrate the club's new deal with kit supplier Umbro.

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UPDATED: Fourth arrest in murder investigation

A 40-year-old man from the Blandford area has been arrested on suspicion of murder and aggravated burglary.

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Office and day centre users carry out speed checks in Blandford

Police officers in the Blandford area have teamed up with day centre service users to take action on speeding motorists in the town.

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PICTURES: Washing machine sparks fire in Bridport

The West Bay Hotel is open for business as usual today.

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