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Dorchester Named The Healthiest Town In The Country

Shoppers in Dorchester are buying more fruit and veg then in other place in the country according to Tesco.

Dorset Firefighters Set To Strike Again

Firefighters in Dorset are going on strike again as part of a long-running row with the government over pensions.

Local Football: Big Win For The Magpies

In local football last night, Dorchester chalked up a 3-1 win over Frome Town.

Old Hardyeans To Celebrate 110th Anniversary

Old Hardyeans gather in Dorchester next month at the King’s Arms for their Annual Reunion Dinner, to celebrate the 110th.

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Winfrith Village Stores Shares Its Secret Of Success

Pascal Surret, one of the partners behind Winfrith Village Stores, has written a Case Study on how they transformed the shop in less than a year, which faced a risk of closure before they bought it in January 2013.


Driver Caught Doing 110mph On Tolpuddle Bypass

One of the worst examples of excessive speeding in Britain has been caught on camera in Dorset.

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President Of Diabetes UK In Dorchester Tonight

The President of Diabetes UK is coming to Dorchester this evening (12th February) to speak about what the charity is doing to help people with the condition here.

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County Council Will Face Questions Over Bus Services

Dorset County Council's going to be put under pressure today over bus services in the county.


Have You Got Any Spare Balls?

The organisers of a new Dorset obstacle race are asking if we're balsy enough to help them create a course that will put runners through their paces.

Local Rugby: Semi-Final joy for Weymouth & Portland U13's

Local Rugby: Semi-Final joy for Weymouth & Portland U13's

Weymouth and Portland under 13’s travelled to Bournemouth to lock horns with a well organised Oakmeadians side that had already inflicted two narrow defeats on the visitors this season.

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