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Offender tagging scheme hailed huge success

Criminals across Dorset are having their lives turned round for the better when whey voluntarily wear tags.

Week of assaults at Portland Prison

Staff at Portland Prison were forced to retreat to a safe area this morning.

Weymouth could get a new Tourist Information Centre

Weymouth BID have offered their office in St Alban Street to be used as the "We Are Weymouth TIC."

Nervous wait over fate of Children's Ward

24,000 people have signed a petition demanding Kingfisher at Dorset County Hospital be kept as a 24 hour overnight facility.

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Cerne Abbas pre-school will help community 'thrive'

'The Little Giants' pre-school will open in September for three mornings a week.

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New 'sensory' garden for Westfield students

Westfield Arts College has held a grand opening of its new 'sensory' garden.

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Monkey World Director angry at lack of government support

There are fears the government has ignored pleas from Monkey World to change the law on keeping primates as pets.


Tutankhamun Exhibition celebrates its 30th birthday

The recreation of Tutankhamun's tomb and treasures was the first exhibition of its kind in the world.

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Champagne thief caught by member of the public

The man was stopped by a passer by in the street.

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Homeless Bus Shelter gets kitchen & bathroom boost

Magna Housing have helped out Bus Shelter Dorset following an appeal made on Wessex FM.

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