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Villages Encouraged to Apply for 3G Scheme

Residents in villages with mobile phone black spots can now apply for the Vodafone Rural Open Sure Signal programme to receive 3G signal in their area.

Vandals Damage Charity Sculpture Project On Portland

Dorset Police are asking anyone who witnessed criminal damage being caused the MEMO Project sculptures at Bowers Quarry.

Rare Albino Lobster Is Still All White

A rare albino lobster at Weymouth Sea Life Park has moulted and his new coat is still white.

Buddy Scheme Helps Families With Autistic Children

Families of Autistic children in Dorset are being offered short breaks at a reduced cost.


Man's Skull Fractured In Weymouth Assault

A man's fractured his skull after being pushed to the ground in an alleged assault in Actors Bar in the town centre.

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Telephone Scam Targets Elderly Residents in Dorset

Dorset Police want to raise the awareness of telephone scams which have meant unsuspecting victims have given bank details or even couriered cash to fraudsters.

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Actor David Tennant Caught On Camera In West Bay

Actor David Tennant was filming scenes for the new series of Broadchurch in West Bay last night.

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Portland Coastguard Move Confirmed

The date has been set for the Coastguard services in Portland to be moved to Fareham in Hampshire on 15th September.


NHS Dorset Highlights Self-Harm on International Youth Day

NHS Dorset CCG is looking at self-harm in under 18s, and wants to make parents and carers more aware of how they can spot the signs and deal with it.

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Giant Corn Dolly Coming to Dorset County Show

A 60 foot Corn Dolly is being created and will appear at the Dorset County Show on September 6th and 7th.

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