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Council Puts Its Case For 1,000 New Homes In Wool

Purbeck District Council says its under pressure to build more than 3,000 new homes.

Farm Safety Advice At Dorset County Show

Farmers in Dorset are to have the chance to learn about the latest health and safety issues facing agriculture at this year's Dorset County Show.

Formal Identification Made Of Body Of Missing Schoolgirl

The body of a teenage girl found in Sherborne has now been formally identified as that of missing 13-year-old Sophie Clark.

Search For Missing Climber In Swanage

A large-scale search is currently underway in Swanage for a missing solo cliff climber.


Weymouth & Portland Named As Eviction Hot Spot

Weymouth and Portland has made it to the top of a list of places where renters are most likely to face eviction.

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Three Day Booze Crack Down In Weymouth

Police are targeting people found drinking on the streets of Weymouth who are behaving anti-socially as part of a three-day operation.

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Ducklings Rescued From Storm Drain

Firefighters in Dorchester attended one of their more unusual rescues yesterday when six ducklings got trapped in a storm drain in Dorchester.

Osprey Leisure Centre Award

Osprey Leisure Centre Wins National Award

Osprey Leisure Centre on Portland has won the "Exceptional Social Enterprise Improvement Award."

Fly tipping Fridge and Oven Park Lane

Weymouth Man Prosecuted For Fly-Tipping

A 21-year-old man from Weymouth has been prosecuted for dumping a fridge freezer and electric oven in Park Lane.


Dorset Businesses Lose £1M To Online Crime

With online crime becoming an increasing threat for businesses, new figures from Get Safe Online and Action Fraud released yesterday show that from March 2015 - March 2016, a huge total of £1,427,521 was reported lost by businesses in Dorset to online crime.

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