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West Beach Closing Today For Vital Work

Work to restore flood defences at West Beach in West Bay is due to start today, and will take up to 6 weeks to complete.

Police Appeal After Fatal Car Crash In Weymouth

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after a driver in his 90s from Weymouth died after a car accident in the town.

Police Appeal After Allegedly Racist Assault In Bridport

Dorset Police is looking for a couple who tried to help a man as he was being allegedly racially abused and assaulted in Bridport.

Final Broadchurch Episode To Be Shown Tonight

The anxious wait is almost over. Tonight over one million Broadchurch fans will tune in to see if Joe Miller will be found guilty of murder.

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Littlebredy Farmer In Top 5% For Fundraising In The Country

Judi James, who drove a combine harvester from London to her home village in Dorset has finished in the top 5% of fundraisers in the country.

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Temporary Traffic Lights Going Up On Weymouth Relief Road Today

Work to install a new digital road sign between Dorchester and Weymouth will start today, with temporary traffic lights being used to control traffic.

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Larkin to the Rescue! Local Business Supports Animals In Need

Sticking doors, dodgy windows and drafts are a thing of the past after Larkin Apple came to the aid of the rescue cats at Margaret Green Animal Rescue.


Help Paying For Home Repairs In Weymouth

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council is offering those in need access to a subsided loan to pay for things like rewiring, rotten window replacements and structural issues.

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It's A Knockout Returns To Weymouth

The charity event held at Lodmoor County Park and supported by Wessex FM replicates the classic TV show with games, gunge and all round merriment.

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Craft Sessions Hope To Offer Help To Cancer Patients

A family who suffered the devastating loss of a husband and a father through cancer is giving something back other families in Wool.

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