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Four Crews Tackling Large Fire

Four fire engines are currently tackling a large fire between Winterborne Abbas and Kingston Russell.

Newspaper Backlash Over Weymouth Article

A controversial newspaper story depicting Weymouth as an "uninspiring, wasteland" is drawing heavy criticism, from people in Dorset.

Few Women Engineers Working Amongst the Men in Dorset

There are calls for more women to take-on engineering roles in Dorset.

Weymouth Esplanade Shut Off

Part of Weymouth seafront had to be closed off by Police due to a person on a hotel roof.


Let's Talk Turbines

The company behind plans to put up a wind farm near Dorchester are holding further talks with the local community tonight.

Shire Hall

Dorchester's Shire Hall Heritage Plans Backed by Council

Plans to turn the old Shire Hall in Dorchester into an international heritage centre have been given the green light.

Dorset Police Tractor

Dorset Police Unveil Their Latest Weapon In The Fight Against Rural Crime

Dorset Police have a new vehicle - its a tractor, but it's not for attending incidents, it's to take to events to help safer neighbourhood teams promote crime prevention tactics.


Soldiers March Through Bridport To Accept Freedom

90 servicemen and women from 1st and 6th battalion The Rifles will stand shoulder to shoulder and dozens of well-wishers are expected to turn out to salute them.


Samaritans Get Cash Boost

They've been given a funding boost from Magna Housing who've pledged 1,700 pounds to the Weymouth branch that covers the county.

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