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Woman rescued from house fire in Charminster

The fire broke out in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Residents' views sought on shaping Portland's future

There's a public consultation on the development of a Neighbourhood Plan.

Lorry and car overturn in Dorset

The two separate incidents happened within 24 hours.

Don't let your Christmas Party get out of hand

Dorset Police are reminding us that confrontation can kill.


Dorset community credits scheme is changing lives

Its supports people with learning disabilities to volunteer within their community.

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5-year-old boy dies after being hit by a car

The accident happened in Bournemouth yesterday afternoon.

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Portwatch: New scheme to tackle marine crime

The initiative will help reduce demand on police control rooms.

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How to stay safe this Christmas

Read more here or attend a Dorset Police safety roadshow.

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Dorset County Hospital prepares for winter flu crisis

They've been telling Wessex FM what plans are in place.

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Huge missing person response exercise on Brownsea

All our emergency services gathered on the isalnd for the training exercise.

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The Bun Run

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