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NHS Staff Urged To Speak Out

NHS Staff are being encouraged to make sure they have their say on plans to make major changes to health service in Dorset.

£370,000 Grant Given To A West Dorset Church

St Andrew's in Charmouth has been awarded a substantial grant of £370,000 for a major reordering of the church's interior by the Erskine Muton Trust, which makes grants for Anglican church buildings in Dorset.

Tributes Paid To Much Loved Dorset Farmer

Farmers in Dorset are mourning the death of Sid Perry who sadly passed away this week after serving more than 75 years in the Young Farmers Club.

Saturday Football And Rugby Results

The Terras enjoy a big win away at Basingstoke, but a home defeat for Dorchester.


91 Fined For Driving Around Dorset On Mobile Phone

91 people have been fined during Dorset Police's week long crackdown against people using their mobile phones while driving.

Dorset Police Arrest Finger Prints

Dorset Mental Health Worker Jailed For Sexual Activity

A mental health support worker has been jailed for 21 months for sexual activity with a vulnerable inpatient.

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Mental Health Crisis Line Branded "Disastrous"

A Bridport campaign group for mental health says proposed changes to services in the county are long overdue.

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Bus To Be Converted Into Mobile Homeless Shelter

A Dorset charity has come up with a revolutionary idea to end the need for people to sleep rough in the county.

Flooding Portland

Flood Warning Issued For Chiswell

Strong winds are forcecast and the Environment Agency say the causeway between Portland and Wyke Regis may be impassable due to dangerous waves overtopping.

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£320K To Improve Health Through Nature

The Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) teams celebrating a £320K award from the Big Lottery Reaching Communities Fund for a project that helps people with dementia to improve their health and wellbeing through nature.

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