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260 Teenagers At Risk Of Cruelty In Dorset

260 at risk teenagers in Dorset aren't getting the help and protection they need because of a legal loop-hole in the law, according to The Children's Society.

College Defends Plans To Build Homes At Bockhampton

Kingston Maurward College has been responding to criticism over their plans to build homes on parkland near Dorchester where the famous writer Thomas Hardy lived.

Special Football Match Raises Over £8000 For Meningitis Charities

A bitter footballing rivalry has helped raise over £8,000 for Meningitis Now and Dorchester County Hospital's Kingfisher Ward.

200 Hens Looking For Homes

It may sound hen-credible but RSPCA inspectors are looking for new homes for over 200 hens in Dorset in time for Christmas.

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Charity Urges Shoppers Not To Buy Pets As Presents

The Margaret Green Animal Rescue Centre in Dorset is pleading with people not to buy animals this Christmas as they say the number of unwanted pets they take into care always goes up this time of year.

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Gas Works To Cause Traffic Problems In Dorchester

Drivers in Dorchester are being warned to expect major delays around Weymouth Avenue in the New Year.

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Chippy Treats Care Home Residents To Free Lunch

Care South's Buxton House care home in Weymouth will be treated to a complimentary Christmas lunch today, thanks to local restaurant Alf's Fish & Chips on Lynch Road.

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New Recommendations To Stop Young People Being Held In Cells

Dorset's Police and Crime Commissioner is backing new Government recommendations to try and stop young people and those suffering from mental health problems being held in police cells.


13 Charged For Drink Driving

The number of people who've now been charged for drink driving in Dorset this December stands at 13.

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Magna Supports Local Children's Charity

Health-promoting children’s charity, Life Education Wessex, was presented with a cheque for £3,000 from Magna’s community initiative fund (CIF) at Dorchester Middle School.

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