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Dorset's Billy Bragg helps Calais Refugees

Dorset singing legend Billy Bragg is calling on us to help refugees in Calais have a better christmas.

UPDATE: Man Held After Morning Crash On A37

A man's been arrested after this morning's serious road crash on the outskirts of Dorchester.

Dorchester Prison Former Site: Plans For 190 Homes & Commercial Front Submitted

The submission follows a three-stage public consultation attended by over 1400 local residents, elected representatives and community organisations.

Could Dorset's District Councils Be Abolished?

The future of local government in Dorset will be top of the agenda tonight.

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Swanage Railway To Host Post Christmas Blow Out

Classic steam and diesel locomotives - together with a nostalgic freight train - will be running through the Isle of Purbeck countryside


Go On Patrol With Dorset Police

The Lay Observer Scheme is open to over 18's

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Upgraded Status For Lawrence Of Arabia's Cottage

The Department for Culture Media and Sport say TE Lawrence's cottage, managed by the National Trust, has been raised to Grade 2* to preserve the diplomat's legacy. Lawrence, who mobilised the Arab revolt during WW1, lived there from 1923 till his death in 1935. Heritage minister Tracey Couch says the extra protection will preserve the building and TE Lawrence's extraordinary legacy for years to come.

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Dorset Police Praised For Tackling Domestic Violence

Dorset Police welcomes a report issued by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) today, which assesses the way the Force identifies and protects vulnerable victims of crime.

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Weymouth College Gets "Good" Ofsted Rating!

Weymouth College has been officially judged GOOD by Ofsted

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Four Held After Weymouth Fight

Investigations are continuing into a fight in Weymouth which has seen the arrest of four men.

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Serious accident on the A31 near Bere Regis

Police have closed part of the road.

Bridport eco-campaigners among 300+ arrested in London

"No one's going home till it's done."

Weymouth man due in court over attack on holidaymakers

It's alleged one of the victim's was bitten in the neck.

Stranded seahorses washed up on Dorset beaches

The spate of the discovery is unheard of.

Weymouth lifeboat launched to help drifting motor cruiser

The boat was stranded in thick fog, close to Portland Bill.

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