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Fundraising Event Arranged To Help Save Kingfisher

A music event's being put on as a fundraiser to save the Special Care Baby Unit and Kingfisher Ward at the Dorset County Hospital.

Weymouth Set For More Fireworks

Local businesses have clubbed together to bring a firework spectacular to Weymouth next weekend.

PLAZA Cinema In Dorchester Secures Future "For Decades"

A legal deal has assured the future of a Dorchester cinema for decades.

GCSE Results Improve Again at Colfox and Hardye Schools

Results up for the third year running at Bridport's Sir John Colfox. Two students from Thomas Hardye school in Dorchester have achieved 12 passes at A*

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Duchy Of Cornwall Estate Refute Claims Poundbury Is Taking Business Away From Dorchester Town Centre

Concerns that Poundbury is ‘taking businesses away’ from Dorchester town centre have been refuted by the Duchy of Cornwall office.

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Thieves Steal Cash From Crusty Cob Bakery In Dorchester

Thieves have made off with cash after breaking into the Crusty Cob bakery in Dorchester.


Record Breaking Year For Jellyfish Sightings off Dorset

The Marine Conservation Society say they still don't know why so many jellyfish have come ashore to the Dorset coast this summer.

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Three Year Jail Term For Weymouth Man After Social Club Attack

A Weymouth man has been jailed for three years for hitting another man over the head with a pint glass and bar stool.

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Alexys: Inquest Opened and Adjourned

Meanwhile a fundraising event for Alexys' family has been planned for this Sunday

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Administrators Appointed For Weymouth Engineering Firm

Administrators have been appointed for Universal Engineering in Weymouth.

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Councillor calls for congestion charge for Dorchester

Cllr Gerald Dukes thinks too many heavy lorries are coming through the town.

Meet the winners of Ironman Weymouth 70.3

They battled rain, wind and testing conditions.

Nothe Fort promising scares for Halloween!

'Nothe of the living dead' will plunge participants into an immersive zombie experience to escape the tunnels beneath the fort.

Dorchester police drugs swoop

They've seized thousands of pounds worth of drugs and cash.

Weekend Local Sports Results

Dorchester made the trip to Devon to take on Tiverton Town for a place in the 3rd qualifying round of the FA Cup.

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