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Princes Trust Volunteers Build A Pond For The Greenwood Centre

A group of young people from The Princes Trust have made major improvements at The Greenwood Centre in Maiden Castle Road, which helps older people and the disabled live independently.

Dramatic Rescues On Dorset Coast

Coastgaurds rescued a woman with fractured hip from beneath Golden Cap while two men were thrown into the water when their broken down dinghy was hit by the Sandbanks Chain ferry.

LISTEN: "It Was the Worst Day of My Life" Dorset Woman Urges Women to Take Up Cancer Check

A woman from Dorset who survived cervical cancer is urging more women to get checked for early signs of the disease.

Can You Spot A Swallowtail?

We're being encouraged to keep a look out for a rare species of butterfly set to colonise in Dorset and across the UK.

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Health Campaigners Protest In Dorchester

Campaigners against the removal of pathology services from Dorset County Hospital are canvassing support from shoppers in Dorchester.

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Samaritans Train Runs Into Swanage

Train staff will also be donating their days wages to the charity who provide a vital telephone support service.

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Damers School Relocation

Dorset County Council wants to move the school to Poundbury to increase the number of pupils in take.


Broadchurch Reveal: Top ITV Drama Moment

Policewoman Ellie Miller played by Olivia Colman was voted joint second as the most popular ITV drama character of recent times.


UPDATE - Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In A31 Crash

A motorcyclist is seriously injured in hospital after an accident this morning on the A31 near the Round House Roundabout.

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