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Visit Dorset Is Award Winning

The Visit Dorset Tourism Partnership has scooped an award for ‘Best Website Content’ at the recent New Mind|tellUs Knowledge Exchange.

Thousands Of Pounds To Help West Dorset's Economy

Nearly £8,000 has been ear-marked to help West Dorset’s economy. West Dorset District Council will give £7,950 a year from 2015 to 2020 to support the LEADER economic investment programme.

600 Children In Low Income Families Are Getting New Support

Children in Dorset from low income families are getting new support to stop them falling behind - before they've even started school.

School Traffic Plans Under Attack From Local Residents

Despite claims nobody will be affected - plans to ease school traffic congestion are under fire from Dorchester residents.

Carly Jones

Dorset Teacher Wins National Award

Carly Jones from The Purbeck School and has won a silver prize - for outstanding teacher of the year.


New School Agreed For West Lulworth

The village of West Lulworth is getting a new primary school after council planners agreed to an application to build on a site at School Lane.

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Royal Navy Helicopter Leaves Portland

The iconic sight has left Portland after the Royal Navy Lynx Helicopter which was on display at Osprey Quay was moved.


Saturday Football Results

Defeat for Dorchester in the FA Cup, and Weymouth face a replay. In the league Bridport drew at home.

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Dorset Fire Firefighters Set To Strike

Fire Fighters in the county are walking out on Oct 31st for four days over national pensions row with the government.

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Weymouth And Dorchester In FA Cup Action

Both Weymouth and Dorchester are in FA Cup action as they look to book their places into the first round of the competition proper.

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