Dorset News headlines - Page 221
Coastguards from Weymouth have rescued a yacht off the coast of Portland.
Following the victory of Portland Sea Cadets at last year’s national marching band competition, they recently claimed their prize of free tickets to the Mountbatten Festival of Music at the Albert Hall, London, to watch the Royal Marines Band perform.
The Portland Islanders Youth club is meeting with locals for a second time next week to discuss how to keep the facility running.
The Dorchester Agricultural Society, organisers of the Dorset County Show, held their second annual Spring Flower Show on Sunday 3rd April.
The list of runners and riders is out for this May's local council elections in Weymouth and Portland.
A coastguard rescue officer was winched down the side of a cliff near Swanage yesterday to rescue a trapped dog.
A request for £50,000 to be spent on looking at how Dorchester Town Centre can be redeveloped will go before West Dorset District Council's Executive Committee next week.
Special officers from three counties have joined forces to tackle rural crime in Dorset.
Dorset Police are hunting for a man they think is responsible for a series of distraction burglaries across the county.
The Bridport branch of Parkinson's UK support group is looking for someone reliable and well-organised to become their volunteer Support Group Assistant Co-ordinator.