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Trailer Stolen In Weymouth

A trailer's been taken from Lodmoor Avenue in Weymouth.

School Paperwork Not Destroyed By Portland YOI

The Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy (IPACA) has ended its waste disposal partnership with Portland Young Offenders Institute (YOI) after confidential student information was found in the prison.

Travellers Causing Problems At Link Park

Travellers have set up camp outside business units on Link Park in Chickerell, causing some businesses to temporarily close.

Parking Charges Going Up In Weymouth & Portland

Drivers in Weymouth and Portland will have to pay more to park their car after councillors approved an increase in charges, nearly a year after they were reduced.

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Firefighters Tackle Blaze In Lyme Regis

Two fire crews have attended a fire at a commercial building in Lyme Regis.


Councils To Invest In Former Nuclear Site At Winfrith

Purbeck District Council and Dorset County Council are to invest £927,000 each in the Dorset Green employment site at Winfrith Newburgh.


Dorset Police Launch New Switchboard

Dorset Police has introduced a new voice-activated switchboard (VAS) in a bid to reduce the demand on the 101 service.

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Iron Man Donates Red Carpet Prize To Help Julia's House

Hollywood star Robert Downey Jnr has donated a once-in-a-life-time auction prize to raise funds for Dorset's children's Hospice, Julia’s House.


Local Football: Weymouth To Meet Dorchester In Senior Cup Final

It's a Weymouth v Dorchester final in the Dorset Senior Cup after both teams were victorious last night.

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Man Treated After Swanage Flat Fire

A man has been treated for smoke inhalation after a fire at his flat in Swanage.

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