: Waiting for next track...

Wessex FM News

National headlines

The latest local news direct to your inbox

'Public health time bomb': Half a million UK kids not immunised against measles

Inaccurate and misleading anti-vaccination messages on social media are leading to more and more children not being immunised against measles.

Sir Mo Farah denies attacking fellow athlete at Ethiopia training camp

Sir Mo Farah has denied “attacking” a fellow athlete in a hotel gym while he was on a training camp in Ethiopia earlier this year.

Teen arrested after fatal Birmingham stabbing

Police in Birmingham have launched a murder investigation after the fatal stabbing of a teenager in the Harborne area of the city.

EasyJet to stop offering nuts on flights to help keep allergy sufferers safe

EasyJet is to stop offering nuts on flights and ban passengers from eating them on-board if a fellow traveller is allergic to them.

'Wimbledon prowler' Asdrit Kapaj admits 10-year burglary spree

'Wimbledon prowler' Asdrit Kapaj admits 10-year burglary spree

A burglar described as the "Wimbledon prowler" has admitted raiding 21 homes over the space of a decade.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Jailed British mother could be freed by Iran in 'prisoner swap'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Jailed British mother could be freed by Iran in 'prisoner swap'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe could be released from jail as part of a prisoner swap, Iran's foreign minister has suggested.

'Violent thug' who bit off part of ex-girlfriend's ear jailed for more than seven years

'Violent thug' who bit off part of ex-girlfriend's ear jailed for more than seven years

A "despicable human being" who bit off part of his ex-girlfriend's ear has been jailed for more than seven years.

The Archers star Edward Kelsey dies aged 88

The Archers star Edward Kelsey dies aged 88

Edward Kelsey, star of popular radio soap The Archers, has died aged 88.

A sea of Harry Potter shirts as loved ones bid final farewell to Lyra

A sea of Harry Potter shirts as loved ones bid final farewell to Lyra

In a sea of mourners wearing black, the Harry Potter scarves and Marvel T-shirts stood out.

Trump won't be 'intimidated' by protests during state visit to UK, US ambassador says

Trump won't be 'intimidated' by protests during state visit to UK, US ambassador says

Donald Trump is "excited" about his upcoming state visit to the UK and will not be "intimidated" by demonstrations during his trip, the US ambassador to the UK has told Sky News.

Sky News LogoThese articles are courtesy of Sky News. View news videos.

dorset business directory

West Dorset Living Apr 19
Book A Wessex FM Big Night Out Here

Book A Wessex FM Big Night Out Here

Wessex fm Disco, Quiz & Race Nights!

New Car Stickers

New Car Stickers

Grab your new localised stickers today!

Dorset Webcams

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Advertising

Advertising

Find out how to grow your business with us

island community action

Trending in Dorset

Wet Wipes cause flood outside Portland superstore

The blockage has been cleared and the shop's open again.

Dorchester Test centre one of the easiest places to pass

The average pass rate for test centres across Great Britain was 46%.

Police raid property in Weymouth

The street's closed at the moment.

3 peaks challenge teens appeal for sponsorship

They're desperate for a firm or a company to step forward in Dorset.

More news...