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Primary School Pupils Speak Out For Road Safety

Schoolchildren in Blandford teamed up with Dorset traffic officers to carry out roadside speed checks and reinforce the importance of safe driving.

£ 166,000 Cash Boost For Weymouth College

The college has successfully bid for a 25% increase to its contract with the Skills Funding Agency after recruiting a record number of apprentices this year.

Nearly 600 Dorset Families Helped In Government Programme

Funding has been given to local authorities to help get children back into school and adults back into employment.

Family Butchers For 500 Years In Bridport

The occasion has been marked by owner and master butcher Richard Balson, of RJ Balson and Son, with a book called "500 Years Behind the Block".

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School Pupils In Dorchester Prepare For General Election

Dorchester's Thomas Hardye school is hosting a 'Political Awareness Week', to encourage students to get involved with politics.

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Rescued Pups Need New Homes

They were left to die on a Dorset field, before being rescued by staff at Margaret Green Animal Rescue.


Local Football - FT Results!!

Dorchester failed to extend their unbeaten Southern League run to three games when they hosted Redditch United, Weymouth travelled to Arlesey Town.

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UPDATE: American Football Comes To Dorchester

Jurassic Coast Raptors just fail to hold Dorset rivals the Bournemouth Bobcats at Dorchester Rugby Club

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Dorset Womens' Week Final Event

Jewellery making, creative writing and self-empowerment techniques are just a few of the activities on offer at the Dorford Centre.

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New Food Festival For West Bay

It celebrates the best food and drink the South West has to offer and it's all in aid of charity.

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