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Two Tone Legends 'The Beat' To Play Tolpuddle

Two Tone legends The Beat, Dorset's Billy Brag, and folk singer Seth Lakeman are just three of acts taking to the stage at this year's Tolpuddle Martyrs' Festival.

Music Industry Week comes to Weymouth

The lead vocalist from folk rock band The Levellers and Wessex FM's very own head of news and presenter Maria Greenwood will both be speaking at Weymouth College's Music Industry Week.

Firefighters Called To Accident At Winterborne Monkton

Paramedics called in firefighters from Dorchester last night to assist them with a car accident on the A354.

UPDATED: Three Injured In Crash Near Beaminster

Three people have been injured after an accident involving three vehicles on the A3066 Tunnel Road near Beaminster.

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Dorset's PCC Writes To The PM Over Cost Of Firearms Licencing

Martyn Underhill has praised a move by the Home Office to put up the cost of firearms licences, which he says were being subsidised by Dorset taxpayers.


Car Crashes Into Traffic Lights In Weymouth

Two people have needed hospital treatment after the smash which happened before four o clock this afternoon

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Dorset Health Plans Not Unveiled Till Summer

There are fears plans to make massive changes to Dorset's NHS won't be revealed until after the General Election

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New Scheme To Ease Parking Problems At Dorset County Hospital

Dorset County Hospital has teamed up with an enterprising parking website as part of its ongoing effort to free up spaces on the hospital site, and ease parking congestion in neighbouring streets.


Local Students Get Ready To Set Sail

37 lucky Dorset youngsters will be given the chance to set sail from Weymouth to France this Spring, thanks to funding from the Chesil Sailing Trust.

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Action To Tackle Empty Homes In Dorchester

Dorchester Town Council is meeting tonight to hear how West Dorset District Council is reducing the number of empty homes in the county town.

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No responses to consultation over children with additional needs

Dorset Councillors will be asked today to look at proposals - which no members of the public commented on.

Man killed in weekend crash near Bere Regis named

The family are paying tribute to 49 year old David Grant-Jones.

64 people charged with drink driving across Dorset

Dorset Police's summer campaign ran during the World Cup.

Woman injured in horse fall along Dorset coastline

She has suspected injuries to her pelvis.

Cyclist hurt in collision with car in Weymouth

It happened along Westham Road.

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