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19 year old hosts fundraiser to raise awareness of neurological issues

There is no treatment for Dorchester's Kate Sidwell's condition.

Bridport Hat Festival captures imagination in town

It's one of Dorset's most quirky events.

Bridport firm fined for accident "which should never have happened"

'And So To Bed Limited' must pay out £113,00 following the prosecution.

£620,000 worth of funding lost for Weymouth rehab centre

Then money's been officially withdrawn after a suitable site couldn't be found.

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Trouble on the trains

Passengers travelling from Weymouth to London Waterloo face delays from today. (31 August)

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Dorset families in urgent need of support are being turned away

Home Start West Dorset say its because they don't have enough volunteers.

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Monkey World rescues baby primate from the Black Market

The Slow Loris named 'Nora' had been stolen from the wild and smuggled into Lebanon.

Purbeck drugs warrant - Aug 18 (3)

Drugs bust in Dorset

Police swoop on 6 addresses.


Relationship councillors in Dorset braced for a peak in calls

September is one of their busiest months.

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Plans for a new 'care village' for Weymouth

The proposals are for the former Qinetiq Bincleaves site.

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Dorchester police drugs swoop

They've seized thousands of pounds worth of drugs and cash.

Weekend Local Sports Results

Dorchester made the trip to Devon to take on Tiverton Town for a place in the 3rd qualifying round of the FA Cup.

Charity run for Hangers Heroes

The new 10k challenge starts and finishes at West Fleet Touring Park in Weymouth.

Portland's MEMO project won't have living dinosaurs

But they do want your thoughts on their plans

Dorset man facing 24 hour Kayak challenge

Roy Beal is raising awareness of the problem of plastic pollution on our beaches and oceans.

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