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To go or not to go? (You should go!)

Forget what you think you know of Shakespeare, bring it up to date, make it completely OTT and condense it down to 1.5 hours and BOOM! You've got a show not to be missed.

Race night raises £1,400

Dorchester Poundbury Rotary certainly know how to enjoy themselves and raise some fabulous money for some very worthy causes!

VIDEO - Weymouth Beach in 1958!

It's not changed much...

Henry vs Dyson - plus top spring cleaning tips!

Carl and Maria settle their argument over which is best - a Henry or a Dyson vacuum cleaner!

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Play our game 'In Dorset, I have never...'

Give yourself a point for every activity you haven't done. The lower your score, the better...

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The Wurzels & Friends

Combine Harvesters, Cider Drinking, performances from local acts and raising money for four local charities. Here's a fun night for the family.

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Fayre In The Square 2018

Fayre In The Square returns for its fifth year and it's set to be the biggest and best one yet. Roger Fry from Weymouth Rotary talks to Maria Greenwood.

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Lauren's Star Is Shining Even Brighter

It's been a couple of weeks since she lost out on The Voice 2018 top title but rest assured Lauren Bannon is just getting started!


Think It - Do It - Be It

For Friday the 13th, a reminder that positive thinking can help set you on the right track!


Have You Been Hacked?

Facebook has been in the news a lot this week. Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg has been answering questions from American Senators about the website but how do you find out if you've been hacked?

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Crews tackle fire at Puddletown Forest

Around one hectare of forest was destroyed in the blaze.

New traffic scheme for Dorchester

Behind-the-scenes briefings have already been held.

20,000 children 'Sail for a Fiver'

The Chesil Sailing Trust gave away a £355 course to the 20,000th child.

Future of The Verne on Portland revealed

The former immigration detention centre will now house male sex offenders.

Extinct butterfly returns to England

Dorset charity, Butterfly Conservation have been working with the Forestry Commission to bring about the return of the 'Chequered Skipper.'

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