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Wyvern Academy Students Keep Shop Going

The specialist school has been using the WyFri Café to give pupils with complex needs hands-on experience of the world of work.

Dorchester Rotary Supporting 39 Charities

This year's annual Christmas draw is on Monday 22nd December at The Kings Arms in Dorchester from 1:30pm.

Dorset Police Investigate Another Indecent Exposure

There's been another indecent exposure - this time in Charlton Down.

260 Teenagers At Risk Of Cruelty In Dorset

260 at risk teenagers in Dorset aren't getting the help and protection they need because of a legal loop-hole in the law, according to The Children's Society.

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College Defends Plans To Build Homes At Bockhampton

Kingston Maurward College has been responding to criticism over their plans to build homes on parkland near Dorchester where the famous writer Thomas Hardy lived.

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Special Football Match Raises Over £8000 For Meningitis Charities

A bitter footballing rivalry has helped raise over £8,000 for Meningitis Now and Dorchester County Hospital's Kingfisher Ward.


200 Hens Looking For Homes

It may sound hen-credible but RSPCA inspectors are looking for new homes for over 200 hens in Dorset in time for Christmas.

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Charity Urges Shoppers Not To Buy Pets As Presents

The Margaret Green Animal Rescue Centre in Dorset is pleading with people not to buy animals this Christmas as they say the number of unwanted pets they take into care always goes up this time of year.

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Gas Works To Cause Traffic Problems In Dorchester

Drivers in Dorchester are being warned to expect major delays around Weymouth Avenue in the New Year.

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Chippy Treats Care Home Residents To Free Lunch

Care South's Buxton House care home in Weymouth will be treated to a complimentary Christmas lunch today, thanks to local restaurant Alf's Fish & Chips on Lynch Road.

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