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'On The Run' Prisoner Thought To Be In Dorset

30-year-old Ashley Tessyman has absconded from HMP Leyhill in South Gloucestershire.

Bank Holiday Crime Prevention Advice

The safety message comes as more visitors are expected to the county for the Great Dorset Steam Fair next week.

Saturday Football Results

A draw for Weymouth and a win for Portland Utd, but defeat for Dorchester while Bridport drew away

Gang Trick 5 Dorset Businesses

The group of three men and one woman used "sleight of hand" techniques to trick them into handing over money.


Dead Dolphin Washed Ashore

Portland Bill Coastguard Rescue Officers were called to investigate a report of a dead dolphin on the beach at Chiswell, Portland.


Pensioner's Fall Near St Alban's Head

Coastguards were called in to help reach the woman, who suffered a suspected broken ankle


Minister Backs 'Bart's Bash'

Bart's Bash is being held on the 21st September - and so far 2,500 sailors from 50 countries around the globe have signed up to take part.

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Portland Fire Station Open Day

The free event will give local residents the chance to meet the crew and learn some fire safety tips.

PCC Martyn Underhill

Dorset PCC Launches Campaign for Fair Gun License Pricing

Martyn Underhill says he doesn't believe Dorset Police should be subsising gun licenses, which haven't seen a price increase since 2001.


Residents Urged to Keep Watch Over Bonfires

Dorset Fire and Rescue Service say they have been called to a number of incidents with unattended or out of control bonfires overnight.

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