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Calls For A Clamp Down On Rogue Landlords In Weymouth And Portland

The Labour group will be asking Weymouth and Portland Borough Council today to take up a campaign by housing charity Shelter to get tough with unscrupulous landlords.

Dorset Police Officer Attacked

A man's allegedly assaulted a Dorset Police officer during a drink drive incident in Lyme Regis.

Sailors Rescued From Rocks At Golden Cap

Lyme Regis lifeboat came to the aid of a pair of sailors yesterday, whose boat had drifted onto rocks at Golden Cap near Bridport.

Swanage And Wareham Rail Service Back On Track

A return to rail services from Swanage is one step closer after a historic agreement between Network Rail and Dorset County Council.

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Drivers Warned Of Delays This Sunday Around Weymouth

Motorists are being urged to plan their journeys on Sunday (14 September) as a major triathlon takes over roads around Weymouth and south-east Dorset.

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Take A FREE Tour Of The Shire Hall

You can retrace the steps of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, as Dorchester's Shire Hall opens its doors to the public for a limited period from today (Thursday 11th September).

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Weymouth Man To Walk The Thames Path For Children's Hospital

Iain Rowsell from Littlemoor will this weekend attempt to walk from Putney Bridge to Henley in under 24 hours to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital in memory of his late niece.

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Dorchester Car Boot Money Helps Good Causes

Village halls, pre-schools, sports clubs and a women’s refuge were among those that benefited from a £34,058 cash boost.

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Local Comedian Stands Up To Cancer

Bridport's Tom Glover is taking on a more serious role by joining forces with Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 to raise money for research which helped save his Nan’s life.

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Further Merger Of Dorset Councils

Plans for Weymouth and Portland, West Dorset and North Dorset Councils to join forces to save £6 million by 2020 have been unveiled.

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