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Vandals Daub Grafitti At Swanage Railway

One of Swanage Railway's beautifully restored Southern Railway parcels van was covered with graffiti.

Drug Dealers Ordered To Pay Back Money From Deals

25-year-old Scott Woods from West Lulworth was sentence to 12 years in Prison - and 29-year-old Stewart Davidson from Weymouth was given a 6 year prison sentence back in June.

Garage Fire At Buckham

An investigation's begun into the cause of a garage fire and a property at Buckham, near Beaminster

Back To The League For Dorset's Top Sides

Dorchester host Biggleswade Town, Weymouth travel to Hitchin Town, Bridport travel to take on Winterbourne Utd and Portland are home to Westland Sports.

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All Aboard Special Weekend Cafe

Dorset charity adventure sail say the "Peli-Canteen" will help raise vital funds to keep her afloat.


Crossways Library Celebrates 25th Birthday

In 2012 it was at risk of closing.Volunteers now keep the facility running after funding was withdrawn by the county council.

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MP Offically Opens New KMC Animal Science Centre

Everything from slithering snakes to puffy pooches are part of the new Kingston Maurward Animal Science Centre


10 Guns Handed Over In Dorset

10 firearms including handguns and a single barrel shotgun have been handed into Dorset Police so far, as part of their gun amnesty.

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Fireworks Thrown At Vehicles And Through Letter Boxes In Weymouth

A spate of criminal damage was caused in Franklin Road on Bonfire Night after its claimed a group of men started throwing fireworks.

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Warning Issued Over Rogue Doorstep Traders

They're often uninvited, carry-out poor quality repairs and cost victims thousands of pounds - which is why Dorset residents are being asked to look out for rogue doorstep traders.

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