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Patient calls for Portland hospital to be saved

It's been earmarked for closure in recommendations made by Dorset's Clinical Commissioning Group.

Keep us in 'Mind' this Christmas

Mental health charity Mind have opened their first shop in Dorchester.

Council to review support for young families

Parents and carers are being asked to take part in a survey.

Misery on the roads in Weymouth tonight

There's traffic chaos in Weymouth this evening

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Dorset group to fight against a 'Hard Brexit'

West Dorset for Europe has had its first meeting.

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15 year old held on suspicion of rape in North Dorset

Police were called out at 2.18am today to reports of a rape in Bristol Road, Sherborne.


Child sustains head injury in Morcombelake collision

The 12-year-old's injuries are said to be serious but not life-threatening.

Loders Barn Fire

Barn destroyed by fire at Loders

Five fire crews were called to the blaze, which destroyed around 200 bales of hay and straw.

Alexys Brown

Prosecutions following death of five year old Weymouth girl

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is to prosecute a housing association and a lift company following the death of Alexys Brown in Weymouth, two years ago.

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UPDATED: Man cautioned after indecent act

A man arrested in connection with a suspicious incident at a car park near Dorchester has been given a caution.

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