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Reward for Info After Children's Farm Ransacked on Portland

A cash reward for information has been put-up after a popular community farm on Portland, was ransacked by thieves.

Dorchester Mayor Abseils Down A Portland Rock

Stella Jones is doing an 85 foot abseil down Blacknor South on Portland in aid of Autism Wessex at around half ten this morning.

Magpies Travel, Terras & Bees At Home

All our 3 main non league sides need 3 points today, but for different reasons.

Love Monsters in Bridport

A Dorset based author's putting on a storytime and workshop for 3 to 5 year olds in Bridport this morning.

Ben Waters & Jools H

Blues Charity Extravaganza Tonight

Ben Waters, The Fat Marrow Blues Band and C Sharp Blues are amongst those playing at Freshwater Beach Holiday Park at Burton Bradstock.

Dorchester Town Centre

Terracotta Warriors 40th Anniversary

Dorchester 's Terracotta Warriors Museum has come up with an unique way of celebrating the 40th anniversary of discovering thousands of life sized terracotta statues. Visitors there today will be given a statue of a kneeling crossbowman in a presentation box. On this day in 1974 a group of Chinese farmers who had been digging a well near the tomb of the first Emperor of China broke into the pit of warriors..archaeologists found the pit contained some six thousand statues.

David Lewis

Domestic Violence Report - Dorset One of The Top Police Forces

Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary says 35 out of 43 forces in England and Wales are failing victims when it comes to abuse.


Countdown to Dorchester Lion's 10K Race and Fun Run

A pair of early nights are in order for runners taking part in Sunday's annual Lion's race around Dorchester


More Gongs For Broadchurch!

Broadchurch has scooped a hat trick of awards at the Broadcasting Press Guild this lunchtime.

weymouth and portland

Dorset Towns Denied Tourism Help Cash

A £2 million national campaign to advertise flood hit communities has failed to reach Weymouth and Portland.

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