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Shelter Reveals Lack Of Affordable Homes In Dorset

There are just 8 affordable homes for sale in Weymouth and Portland according to Shelter.

Far From The Madding Crowd Hits Cinemas Nationwide

Cinema goers will get to see Dorset at its best when the latest adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel, Far From the Madding Crowd is released in cinemas across the country today.

LISTEN - Fake Caller Recorded By Dorset Pensioner

A recording of a telephone conversation between a criminal and his Dorset victim has been released to the public to warn how fraudsters are trying to con the elderly out of thousands of pounds.

EXCLUSIVE: Weymouth Man Survives Nepal Earthquake

Tom Greensmith has been speaking to Wessex FM about how he and his girlfriend were in Kathmandu when the quake struck.


Weymouth Pub Could Make Way For Houses

Planners have given conditional approval to two housing schemes to be built on top of what's currently the Ferry Bridge Inn on Portland Road.


Missing Broadchurch? Then Follow The Trail

A Broadchurch walking trail has been set up to cover all the locations filmed around West Bay in Bridport.

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Sign Up For A Business Breakfast In Weymouth

There's still time to sign up for the next business breakfast event being held by Weymouth and Portland Chamber of Commerce next week.

Dorset County Hospital A&E survey results dec 2014

Dorset County Hospital Celebrates A Big Birthday

Dorset County Hospital is inviting local people to join in the celebrations as it marks its 175th anniversary this year.

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Investigation Launched After Alleged Rape On Portland

A man's been arrested after an alleged rape on Portland which happened in the Chiswell area in the early hours of Friday morning. (24 April)

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Drugs Raids In West Dorset

8 people have been arrested so far after a series of drugs raids in West Dorset today.

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