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Cup Action For Dorset's Top Football Teams

In the FA Trophy Weymouth host Shortwood United while Dorchester welcome Wimborne Town. It's the FA Vase for Bridport, who are away to Calne Town.

Dorset School Host Genocide Expert

Dr Carl Wilkens stops off at Dorchester as his lecture tour forms part of Thomas Hardye School's Holocaust Memorial Week that's taking place next March.

Local Author Storytelling On Tall Ship In Weymouth

Adrian Beckingham known as The Man from Story Mountain signs his new book on the London Pelican after his storytelling,this weekend.

Dorset Fire Fighters To Start 4 Day Strike

Firefighters in Dorset are walking out at 6pm tonight for four days of industrial action in a row with the government over changes to their pensions.

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Record Visitors To Monkey World Causes Long Delays On The A31

Monkey World in Wareham had to close its car parks after thousands of visitors in fancy dress queued to get in for free.


9 In Court Following Telephone Scams In Dorset

Nine people appeared at Westminster Crown Court in London, charged with fraud and money-laundering offences following telephone scams in London and Dorset.

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Wessex FM Helps To Save Lives On Dorset's Roads

Thanks to an appeal on Wessex FM, Dorset Road Safe has a scooter given to them by South Coast Motorcycles, for their new educational scheme, teaching young riders about potential dangers.

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Have Your Say On New Political Boundaries In Dorset

It'll change the political landscape of the county and you're being asked to help draw up new electoral divisions in Dorset.

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Want To Know More About Dorset Seafood? There's An App For That

Dorset Wildlife Trust have launched a new app which allows users to get more information about a variety of Dorset caught species and their fishing methods.

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Reg Celebrates His 100th Birthday

Reg Thomas has been celebrating his landmark 100th birthday with Colten Care staff at Castle View in Poundbury.

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