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Work Out In Front Of The Telly

We can work out while watching our favourite TV shows or burn off calories during a game of Candy Crush now a Dorchester Gym has reopened following a major refurbishment that cost more than £200,000.

Dorset School Returns To Normal After Shots Fired

A man has been arrested for firearm related offences after there were reports of an airgun being fired at a Dorset school.

Wessex FM Talks To The Cast Of Broadchurch

After Wessex FM encouraged Broadchurch lovers to join the TV crime drama's twitter campaign to release the new trailer for the second series - today we're bringing you an extra sneak peek.

No Funding Shocks For Dorset County Council

There have been no major surprises for Dorset County Council after fresh funding cuts were announced for councils across the country.


Problems With EE Network In Bridport

EE customers in Bridport have been left with little or no signal as a power failure is affecting the mobile network operator's service in the area.

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Car Hits Lamp Post In Wool

A driver had to be freed from their car yesterday after hitting a lamp post in Wool.


Weymouth Fisherman Says New Fishing Quotas Won't Help Smaller Fleets

A fairer deal for UK fishermen may help larger fishing fleets BUT they'll bring no benefit to our coast, according to a Weymouth fisherman.

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Bus Catches Fire In Bridport

A double decker bus caught fire in Bridport yesterday afternoon after an electrical fault in the engine.

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£5,000 Donated To Children's Hospice After Lights Theft

After news broke on Wessex FM that heatless thieves stole Christmas lights from Dorset's Children's Hospice, donations have been flooding in and the charity has now received £5,000.

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'Landmark' Project Set To Transform Adult Social Care Across Dorset

Ground-breaking changes to our adult social care are a step closer to sweeping across the county after three local councils argreed to a landmark project.

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