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Shaping the future of roads

Motorists will be stopped and interviewed in Dorchester next week.

Three Dorset towns make 'best places' list

Lyme Regis, Swanage and Sherborne all feature in The Sunday Times Best Places To live supplement.

Lynx Helicopters to fly for a final time

There'll be a very special sight in the skies over Weymouth and Portland later.

Brewery Square to hold first street food market

Mexican and Italian will be just some of the cuisine on offer next weekend.

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Food banks needed due to benefit delays

Food banks in Dorset have been meeting to discuss how to help more people.


Molly's Magic inspires fundraising

A Portland Mum who's daughter has a brain tumour receives huge support after starting a Facebook page.

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Bridport mum to walk Great Wall for Alzheimer's charity

Kristy Stordy's dad's inspired her to go the extra mile.


Thorncombe villagers save two community bus services

Villagers in Thorncombe are helping keep two community bus services alive.

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Rare Tiger tank from Brad Pitt's 'Fury' on show

The Tank Museum in Bovington will be displaying the tank in April.

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"Words can't express how grateful we are"

Watch some of the highlights of Dorset & Wiltshire's Fire and Rescue Service over the last 6 months.

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Missing Weymouth man safe and well

Concern had been growing for 75-year-old John Chamberlain, last seen at his home in Gallwey Road in the early hours of this morning.

Dorset PCC warns of cuts to police services

Martyn Underhill says the Government is to blame.

Alcohol Education Trust reveals plans for a new community space

It's going to be at The Great Field in Poundbury.

Be proud of your local NHS

Major providers of services in Dorset have been rated GOOD.

Free parking in Dorchester for Christmas shoppers!

A number of dates have been revealed by the town's BID.

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