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1,000 Children In Dorset Still Without A Reception School Place

Over a thousand children in Dorset still haven't had their applications for reception school places submitted by their parents - with just one week left to apply.

Arts Services In Dorset To Be Run By A CIC

Radical plans could see better funding for arts services in Dorset despite savage government cuts with the creation of a Community Interest Company.

Thieves Steal Village Post Boxes

FOUR post boxes have been ripped off the wall and stolen from villages across Dorset.

Flood Warning Issued For West Dorset

A flood warning is being issued for West Dorset by the Environment Agency after up to 20mm of rainfall across the area.


Victim Trapped After Car Accident

Fire fighters and paramedics worked to free a person who was medically trapped after a car accident in Wareham yesterday. (7th January)

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Charitable Trust Hands Out £95,000 To Local Good Causes

Young sportsmen, women and arts lovers were among those to benefit from the bumper boost by Battens Charitable Trust in 2014.

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Wey Valley Principal Says School Is Making Progress

The Principal of Wey Valley in Weymouth says the school has made good progress despite its recent Ofsted report.

Weymouth Harbour

Weymouth Harbour Freezes Prices

Weymouth Harbour has frozen its fees for a second consecutive year - but 6 jobs are to go at Weymouth Port.

dorch disabled club

Vital Shopping Service For The Elderly Offered A Lifeline

Magna Housing Association has donated £2,000 to Dorchester Disabled Club so they can continue to run door-to-door shopping trips for older residents.

Cerne Abbas Stores

Dorset Set To Have Its First Neighbourhood Plan

Dorset could have its first Neighbourhood Plan today (8th January) if the proposals are approved by West Dorset District Council.

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