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HMS Portland Comes 'Home'.

The Type 23 frigate is due to stay in a deep water berth in Portland Harbour for 4 days and we'll get a chance to go on board tomorrow.

Gynaecological Cancer Support Launched In Poundbury

Go Girls will aim to support those in need, providing opportunities to discuss research, experiences and treatments.

Police Concerned For Missing Weymouth Woman

Dorset Police are appealing for help to try and trace Claire Lawrence who has gone missing from her home in Weymouth.

Nick Clegg Signs Dorset Growth Deal

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visits Dorset to sign a £12.6million expansion to the county's Growth Deal.

Caravans West Bay Travellers

UPDATED - Travellers Moved On From West Bay

More than half a dozen caravans parked up at Station Car Park in West Bay have now moved on.


Open Air Market And Caravan Site On Portland Rejected

Plans for an open air market and caravan site on Portland have been refused by councillors.

Amanda Moore

Dorset Woman Saw GP 40 Times Before Brain Tumour Diagnosis

32-year-old Amanda Moore from Dorchester was told by her GP that she had over indulged on holiday - and spent years visiting her doctor until she was finally diagnosed with a brain tumour.

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

Major Search Launched After Clothes Found On Chesil Beach

A major land and sea search was carried out yesterday afternoon for a missing man, after wet clothes were found on Chesil Beach.


New Social Network Site Launches In Dorchester

News social network website Streetlife.com has launched for residents in Dorchester.

Purbeck Volunteer Ceremony

Volunteers Honoured At Annual Ceremony

Purbeck’s ‘Volunteers of the Year’ have been thanked at a Council ceremony which has become an annual fixture in the District.

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