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Top Award For Jurassic Coast Team

The Jurassic Coast World Heritage Team has been awarded the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG - the Institute for British Geographers)'s 2016 Geographical Award.

Vehicle Fire In Abbotsbury "Suspicious"

A vehicle fire in Abbotsbury in the early hours of this morning is being treated as suspicious.

VIDEO - Parade For HMS Portland In Weymouth

The officers and company of HMS Portland have been getting a special welcome to Weymouth to celebrate their Freedom of the Borough.

UPDATED - Driver Injured After Van Collides With Tree

A man's been taken to hospital with serious injuries after the van he was driving was involved in a collision with a tree on the A35 near Bere Regis.

The Chesil Centre © Vicky Ashby

Coastguards Called After Dog Gets Into Difficulty

Coastguards were called to Ferrybridge yesterday lunchtime after reports that a dog was in trouble in the water.

John Chillcott

New President For Dorset Agricultural Society

Owermoigne farmer, John Chillcott has been elected President of Dorchester's Agricultural Society, following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather.

West Dorset District Council Offices South Walks House

Democratic Change Welcomed In West Dorset

The declaration comes from the Secretary of the Public First Group, who've been campaigning for the district council to be run by a committee of elected councillors.


16-Year-Old In Intensive Care After A35 Collision

A 16-year-old girl remains in intensive care after an accident involving a number of motorbikes near Dorchester on Saturday 7th May.

council opening

Official Opening Of New Council Offices

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council's cheaper-to-run offices have been officially opened.

Dorset County Hospital A&E survey results dec 2014

Dorset County Hospital Will Keep Its A&E

Wessex FM has seen a document which reveals a 24 hour, 7 day a week A and E department, will continue operating in Dorchester, at Dorset County Hospital under new plans by the CCG.

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