Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Poetry Takes Centre Stage At County Hall

Poetry lovers rejoiced as some of the best loved poems in the country came to life at the county council’s chambers.

Dorset Goes Dutch

Local cycling tour operators, Signpost Cycling, represented the counties of Dorset and Devon to promote the UK section of the ‘Tour de Manche’ cycle route at Holland’s largest cycling and walking consumer holiday show in Amsterdam.

Free Drop In Event Today In Weymouth For Local Businesses

Businesses across Weymouth, Portland and West Dorset are invited to a free drop-in event at Weymouth Pavilion today offering business advice and support.

Royal Oak In Weymouth "Pub Of The Year"

Localness is the key to the Royal Oak on Weymouth’s quayside being named West Dorset Pub of the Year by the Campaign for Real Ale [CAMRA.]


Local Football: Dorchester Town Reserves In Action Tonight

Dorchester Town Reserves will be hoping they can keep up their winning streak tonight when they welcome Downton to the Avenue Stadium in the Shield Cup.

Red squirrel on Brownsea island

Fall In Love With Wildlife This Valentine's Day

Instead of the traditional red roses and box of chocolates for this Valentine’s Day, Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) has the perfect alternative present that really shows you care: adopting a red squirrel.

Dorset Police Car At Night

Women Tied Up By Thieves In Dorchester Robbery

A female member of staff has been threatened and tied up by thieves during a robbery at Graingers, a wholesale food business on the Marabout Industrial Estate.

Jurassica Model

Heritage Lottery Fund To Visit Site Of Jurassica Project

Representatives from the Heritage Lottery Fund will see for themselves the site on Portland today that could turn into a major visitor attraction for the county.

Road Closed

Car And Moped Crash In Dorchester

One person's been taken to hospital after an accident in Dorchester this morning between a moped and a car.

Portland RTC 2

Updated With PICTURES - Roof Cut Off Car After Accident On Portland

Fire crews had to cut the roof off of a car to free a person who was trapped after an accident on Portland yesterday afternoon. (8th February)

dorset business directory

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Free Fuel Friday

Find out how to get your car sticker

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Book our Disco

Have DJ Owen at your party or celebration!

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference