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New Fast Ferry Plan For Weymouth

A NEW high-speed passenger ferry service to France could be up and running from Weymouth Harbour next year.

Dorset Coroner Warns Of Toxic Fumes In Plane Cabins

Dorset Coroner Sheriff Payne has written to BA and the Civil Aviation Authority as he fears air passengers lives are being put at risk.

Unusual Break In At A Dorchester Business

Thieves made off with a trolley jack, a pressure washer and over 60 tins of coffee and hot chocolate after breaking into a Dorchester business.

Lost Wedding Ring Found In Weymouth Harbour After 6 Years

A wedding ring which was lost in Weymouth Harbour back in 2009 has been returned to its owner.

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West Beach Closing Today For Vital Work

Work to restore flood defences at West Beach in West Bay is due to start today, and will take up to 6 weeks to complete.

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Police Appeal After Fatal Car Crash In Weymouth

Police are urging witnesses to come forward after a driver in his 90s from Weymouth died after a car accident in the town.

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Police Appeal After Allegedly Racist Assault In Bridport

Dorset Police is looking for a couple who tried to help a man as he was being allegedly racially abused and assaulted in Bridport.


Final Broadchurch Episode To Be Shown Tonight

The anxious wait is almost over. Tonight over one million Broadchurch fans will tune in to see if Joe Miller will be found guilty of murder.

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Littlebredy Farmer In Top 5% For Fundraising In The Country

Judi James, who drove a combine harvester from London to her home village in Dorset has finished in the top 5% of fundraisers in the country.

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Temporary Traffic Lights Going Up On Weymouth Relief Road Today

Work to install a new digital road sign between Dorchester and Weymouth will start today, with temporary traffic lights being used to control traffic.

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