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Vintage Steam Show Rolls Into Chickerell

Seven full size and 25 minature steam engines will be among the exhibits at Moor Farm, along with trade stalls, arts and crafts and entertainment.

Man Rescued After Becoming Trapped Under Boulder

He was 300 feet below the cliff path on Emmets Hill near Worth Matravers..Emergency services spent up to 4 hours at the scene

Fewer Dorset Kids Play Outdoors

Almost half of the parents said their children spend after school time watching TV. 37% of them said their children play outside 2 times a week or less.

Veterans To March Through Dorchester

It's Armed Forces Day in the town. After a service, the Mayor of Dorchester will present veterans badges and there's 1940's music from the bandstand.


RNLI Rescue Stranded Crew From Broken Down Cruiser

A 21 foot motor cruiser had broken down just off of Church Ope Cove, Portland approximately 100m from the beach.


Dorset Police Officer Sacked

Former Police Constable Allan Smith has been dismissed without notice after he was found guilty of discreditable conduct at a hearing in Winfrith.

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Buxton Care Home Praise For Students

Prince's Trust students across Dorset are making huge difference to the lives of Buxton Care Home residents.


34 People Charged With Drink Or Drug Driving Across Dorset

A total of 34 people were charged with a drink or drug driving-related offence during Dorset Police's summer campaign.

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The Force Is With Duke's Auctioneers In Dorchester

Star Wars fever comes to Dorchester today.

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Kind Hearted Wessex FM Listener Helps Young Theft Victim

A 5 year old girl who had her bike stolen from outside Morrisons in Weymouth has had it replaced thanks to a kind hearted Wessex FM listener.

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