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New ponds On DWT Reserve Attract Rare Wildlife

A rare inland sighting of an arctic breeding wading bird, the grey phalarope, has been recorded on the largest of six new ponds which have recently been created on Dorset Wildlife Trust’s (DWT) Tadnoll and Winfrith reserve.

Former Dorset School Boy Donates To Cancer Charity

A Dorchester school boy turned American businessman is making a six figure donation to help local people suffering with cancer.

Dorset Votes To Merge Its Fire Service With Wiltshire

Dorset residents want their fire and rescue service merged with Wiltshire's according to the outcome of a public consultation.

Dorset GPs Can Bid For Share Of £100m

GPs in Dorset can now bid for a share of £100m in the second wave of The Prime Minister’s Challenge Fund, improving access to GP services for patients.


Annual Big Guy Fawkes Event on Weymouth Seafront

Residents and visitors are invited to come down to Weymouth Seafront for a night of fun at this year's free Big Guy Fawkes Event on 5 November.


Tax Return Deadline Looms

50,000 taxpayers with a DT postcode who 'self assess' can dodge potential penalties for filing paper returns late, by completing them on-line.


Crossways Library Celebrates Its 25th Birthday

It 2012 it was at risk of closing but today Crossways Library is celebrating its 25th birthday.


Football - Weymouth Out Of The FA Cup

Weymouth's FA Cup dream is over after losing 5-3 to Braintree last night.


Calls For Improvements To Diabetes Care In Dorset

Seven out of ten people with diabetes in Dorset aren't reaching their recommended treatment targets for managing their illness, which can lead to amputation, blindness and stroke.


Girl Donates Hair To Make Wigs For Kids With Cancer

Ella-May Cauldwell(13) who's a student at Colfox school, is sending her hair, which measures over 1m long, to the Little Princess Trust.

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