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Weymouth Seafront Targeted In 2 Week Long Operation

60 people drinking in the streets and causing anti-social behaviour were moved on during a two week operation in Weymouth.

Rare Butterfly Seen In Dorset

The Silver-spotted skipper which avoided extinction in the 1970s, and has been seen at Fontmell Down Reserve in Dorset.

Rail Passengers Face Further Fare Rises

The Green Party will be at Weymouth Station this morning to call for the rail network to be nationalised after the TUC suggested likely fare rises.

Man Spent Over Four Hours Swimming to Safety off Portland

A man, whose Kayak tipped between Portland and Ringstead, had to swim for four and a half hours to safety.

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Visit to Proposed New Site for Weymouth Football Club

Council planners for Weymouth's new stadium on Lodmoor Nature Reserve are set to visit the site to determine whether a new stadium can be built there.

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Charity Scrap Car Collections a Huge Success

Weldmar Hospicecare's scrap car collection has already raised £13,000 for the charity.


Milestones for First Dorset Credit Union

An organisation which helps the people of Dorset with savings and low-interest loans has marked two milestones, with the Mayor of Dorchester visiting to sign up.

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Weymouth Gardens One of the Best in the Country

Weymouth's Sandsfoot Gardens has been awarded a first class mark as part of Keep Britain Tidy's Green Flag Award 2014.

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Two Fires On Portland

Fire crews on Portland have had to put out two grass fires this afternoon, its believed one of them was started deliberately.

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Lyme Regis Works Nearing Completion

Works to protect Lyme Regis from the sea are progressing, with the opening of the new sea wall walkway.

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