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Carnival Day in Dorchester

Here's the procession route and a list of what's going on in the County Town today to celebrate.

Football: New young signing for Dorchester Town

The Magpies have signed talented young player Domencio Panesar-Dower.

West Dorset asparagus up for top award

Bothen Hill are up for best fresh organic product in the BOOM awards run by the soil association.

12 more people charged with drink and drug driving offences

They're the latest to be caught by Dorset Police as part of a summer crackdown.

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Chef to raise awareness of son's rare medical condition

Tom Robinson from The Watch House Cafe has a 21 month old son with PKU.


Young woman knocked down by a car in Dorchester

The accident happened near Waitrose car park this morning.


Next of Kin appeal: Did you know Mark Davis?

Authorities are struggling to find this Weymouth man's next of kin.


Weymouth carer to take on 30 mile charity walk

Sophie Farenden is doing it in memory of a friend who lost their battle with cancer.

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PICTURES: Large heath fire near Wareham

Firefighters have been tackling the blaze at Arne Nature Reserve.

Lorton Seat Damage  © Sam Dallimore

Dry stone wall seat 'mindlessly damaged again'

The Dorset Wildlife Trust are 'disappointed and shocked' the seat at Lorton Meadows Nature Reserve in Weymouth has been vandalised once again.

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