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Weymouth Mum Raising Money In Memory Of Her Young Son

After the devastating loss of her 12 year old son to cancer four years ago, a Weymouth mother is helping to raise money and awareness for the charity that helped give him another precious year.

Missing Coursework Returned After Wessex FM Appeal

A Dorchester school girl has had vital A Level art coursework returned after an appeal on Wessex FM.

Weymouth College Wins Award For Careers Guidance

Weymouth College has been praised for the quality of its careers service for post GCSE students.

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Just Got A Dog? Is Your Paperwork Right?

A Dorset animal rescue centre is asking new pet owners to make sure they've got all their paperwork in order when adopting a dog, after worrying figures were published by The Dogs Trust.


Football - A Look Ahead At This Weekend's Fixtures

Dorchester Town are at home to Corby in the league, Weymouth travel to Burnham and Bridport face Highworth Town in the FA Vase.

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90 Local Faces To Star In New Book

Elizabeth Pope and Millie Pilkington have photographed and interviewed nearly ninety local men and women to put 'The Great faces of Dorset' together.


Man Arrested After Weymouth Pupils Targeted Online

Weymouth CID have helped arrest a 26-year-old man from London on suspicion of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

Elliot Barton with his Little Star Trophy

Young Dorset Cancer Survivor Praised By Wayne Rooney

England Captain Wayne Rooney has been praising the bravery of a 5-year-old Wyke Regis school boy who's battled back from being diagnosed with cancer, not once but twice.

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Knife Crime Workshop Comes A Day After Local Stabbing

A mother whose son was stabbed to death is bringing an awareness workshop to Bovington today (20th November), just a day after a man was the victim of a knife attack in Weymouth.

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