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Trapped Cow Rescued

A cow's been rescued by Dorset Firefighters.

Abbotsbury Gardens Opens Burma Rope Bridge

SIX and seven-year-olds from Portesham primary school enjoyed a thrilling adventure when they were among the first to cross the new Burma Rope Bridge at Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens in Dorset.

Weymouth & Portland Borough Council 2015 Election Results

Residents in Weymouth and Portland have elected their representatives to Weymouth & Portland Borough Council.

DWT Issue Jellyfish Warning

It comes after a dozen barrell jellyfish were washed up around Smallmouth Cove in Weymouth.


Information Day For Smallholders

The event's coming to Kingston Maurward College later this month


Dorchester Lions Fun Run Day

Dorchester Middle school's the starting and finishing venue for the 'Family' 2K and 10K events.


FINAL West Dorset District Council Results

Robin Legg (LD) beats Christopher Loder (Con) by 3 votes after 2 recounts for Yetminster & Cam Vale to leave final seat tally Con 30 LD 12

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Three Dead, Five Seriously Injured Overnight On Dorset's Roads

Two of the deaths occurred in a crash on the A37 near Grimstone..one was a woman from Bridport

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Will Letwin Regain Cabinet Post?

A reshuffle is underway this weekend. Oliver Letwin was Minister for Government Policy and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster in the last administration


VE Day Picnic On Portland

Todays event in Easton Gardens being put on by the Borough Council with a display of historic vehicles and military memorabilia.

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Fire crews rescue female severely trapped after a crash near Wareham

It follows an accident between a car and a tractor.

New Rail services for Dorset

The newly-liveried 5-car trains will have more than 300 seats on board for passengers heading to Weymouth.

Prince Charles visits Bridport LSI

His Royal Highness unveiled a plaque celebrating the restoration of the Literary & Scientific Institue.

UPDATED Shots fired in Weymouth - Man released

Police say they're still trying to establish what type of firearm was involved.

Marine Centre gets Bank Holiday facelift

The centre, which is next to the shoreline at Kimmeridge is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year.

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