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Sunninghill Igniting Passion For The Arts

Sunninghill Prep School has been awarded Artsmark Gold for excellence in art, dance, drama and music.

Conservation Trainees Used To Combat Skills Shortage

Dorset's set to benefit from a new programme which will train aspiring conservationists.

Landlords Warned Over New Immigration Rules

Landlords and letting agents in Dorset face new responsibilities to check the immigration status of prospective tenants.

Equal Gender Work Places Lead To Better Performances

Wessex FM's been chatting to Penny Sturt who coaches women in Dorset on how to be more confident in the workplace about the latest gender research.


More Bus Services For Portland, Weymouth And Dorchester

First Wessex are adding extra late night journeys.

White-clawed Crayfish

Dorset Cray Fish Hit By Deadly Plague

100 white clawed cray fish have died in the River Allen in Wimborne - which is one of three rivers in Dorset where the native species is found.

Weymouth Carnival 2014

Weymouth Carnival Committee To Hold Meeting

The team behind this year's Weymouth Carnival will be looking back at how well the event went this afternoon.


Competitors Take To The Field

Its been held for 150 years and today in West Dorset farmers will be taking part in the annual ploughing competition.

Dorset Housing List Applicants Told To Reapply

Dorset Housing List Applicants Told To Reapply

If you're on the housing list in Dorset, you're being urged to reapply after a policy review by local councils.


Saturday Football & Rugby Results

FA Cup wins for Dorchester and Weymouth, but defeat for Bridport in the league.

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