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Paraglider Crashes At Eype

A man 's been flown by air ambulance to hospital in Bristol.

Council Leader's "Delight" At Lottery Boost For Shire Hall

The man in charge of West Dorset District Council has been telling Wessex FM of his delight as Dorchester's Shire Hall faces a one and a half million pound transformation.

Grassland Blaze Near Corfe Castle

Firefighters from Swanage, Bere Regis and Poole attended 2 separate areas of grass alight alongside the Swanage railway track

Jellyfish Wash Up In Weymouth

Hundreds of dead jellyfish have washed up on Weymouth beach.


Artists To Gather In Weymouth

Weymouth and Portland Borough Council are holding a free evening event for all local artists at Weymouth Pavilion for their launch of a two-year arts development initiative.

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Wessex Pensions Set For July Launch

Wessex Pensions launches next month with the aim of helping individuals and companies understand and benefit from Auto Enrolment and other changes to the pension system.


Investigations As Historic Farmhouse Gutted By Fire

Owners returned home to find Toller Fratrum Farmhouse near Maiden Newton ablaze

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Bishop Opens New Church In Crossways

Up until now Crossways had been the largest village in Dorset without a place of worship.


Moving Tins On Nature Reserves Could Break Laws

Small pieces on tin, or even roofing felt, are sometimes left by conservationists to provide shelter for our Brisith wildlife

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Duck Shot With Crossbow Bolt Due For Release

Weymouth Wildlife Rescue say Piddle Valley vets ydid the procedure free and have put the £200 cost of the operation up as a reward to find the culprit.

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