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All Saints School 'requires improvement'

The school has responded to a challenging Ofsted report.

NEW 'means test' for adult care

Dorset County Council will no longer disregard the first 25% of disability-related benefit income.

Crash: Elderly woman with life threatening injuries

5 others were also injured in the accident which happened on the B3082 at Badbury Rings on Sunday morning.

Owner of "Axehampton" talks about Broadchurch

The location of the crime scene is set in the grounds of Sir Philip William's Littlebredy home.


Stricken Portland pair towed to shore

Weymouth launched its lifeboat to assist a fishing boat off the coast of Portland.

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Dorset coastguards go the extra mile

Ambulance crews were unable to reach an injured man, so the team walked through thick fog.

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Dredging machine starts to sink in West Bay

Work had to be stopped while the machine was rescued from the harbour.

Anchor Inn Seatown

West Dorset pub finalist in Excellence award

The Anchor Inn at Seatown's in line to receive the accolade of Best Tourism Pub.

bowls world record attempt

Bowls world record attempt abandoned

The challenge has been called off after one of the team members suffered an injury.

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Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth

Dorset borough, district and town councils are set to host 'Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth' events across the county today.

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