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Clockhouse Inn Landlord Left Homeless After Fire

The Dorset family who lost everything in Monday's fire at the Clockhouse Inn in Chideock have vowed to get the pub up and running again, despite having no permanent home at the moment.

Cyclist Seriously Hurt In Portland Smash - UPDATE

A cyclist has been seriously injured after crashing with a Land Rover on Portland.

E-Fit Of Man Issued After Bridport Car Park Attack On Woman

Police in Bridport are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward after a woman was assaulted in her car in the Charmouth area - with an E-Fit image of the suspect being released.

Offers Of Help Pour In After Fire At Historic Dorset Pub

A safety cordon remains in place around The Clockhouse Inn in Chideock, after it was destroyed in a fire over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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Dorset Police To Use Libraries As Public Contact Points

Dorset Police has teamed up with local libraries to help answer common enquiries.

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New Alert Card For Dorset Autism Sufferers

Communication between the police and people living with autism in Dorset is get to get even better with the introduction of a new alert card system.

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Dorchester Care Homes To Create 50 New Jobs

50 new jobs are being created in Dorchester with a multi-million pound plan to refurbish two of the town's nursing homes.

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Free Spring Biker Ride Out

Dorset County Council’s road safety team have teamed up with Dorchester and West Dorset Advanced Motorcyclists (DWDAM) to offer a free talk and ride out to help bikers brush-up their technique.

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School Children Put Down Roots At Good Energy Solar Farm

Children from three primary schools came together to help plant a greener future for their local community when they visited one of Dorset’s newest solar farms.


Windfarm Applicants To Put More Money Into Community Pot

Broadview Energy wants to increase the community benefit fund for a proposed wind farm near Dorchester to £7,500 per megawatt.

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