Dorset News headlines - Page 740
James Newsam could line up against Berkshire this afternoon
It took a jury just 38 minutes to find Weymouth Councillor Ryan Hope Not Guilty of a series of sex offence charges.
The Earl and Countess of Wessex have been in Weymouth this afternoon seeing the work of the Safewise Charity at Weymouth's Community Safety Centre.
Dorset Firefighters are beginning three days of strike action this lunchtime in a row over pensions.
On the day that FBU members of the fire service are striking, the Earl and Countess of Wessex will be visiting Weymouth's new Community Fire Station.
Dorset Fire and Rescue say the cause is thought to be deliberate.
German and American cruise liners will be docking in Portland Port today. (Friday 2 May)
20 new jobs are being created in Dorchester and brewing is coming back to the county town as work on a new Brewhouse and Kitchen pub nears completion.
They have put the state of some of the roadside greenery down to the previous mild and wet summers we have faced, causing some of the vegetation to become overgrown.
Dorset's Labour party has attacked South Dorset MP Richard Drax and accused him of flip-flopping on rural bus services.