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‘He would have died’ Gold medallist’s parents back Kingfisher campaign

BY CLAIRE VERAAS Dorchester’s Paralympic hero Paul Blake pays his first visit to his family home since winning gold and silver at Rio, his...

Money troubles for Shire Hall project

MORE public money is being poured into improving the former Tolpuddle Martyrs Court into a tourist attraction.West Dorset District Council, which was criticised for...

Victoria Park Post Office to stay put…for now

THE Post Office has backed down on its plans to move Dorchester’s Victoria Park Post Office to Poundbury.There was widespread criticism of the proposals...

Classic cars attract the crowds

CLASSIC cars, maypole dancing and barn owls all added to the mix for St Michael’s fete at Stinsford on Saturday.Visitors to the popular event,...

Rise in verbal abuse hurled at shoppers by rough sleepers

‘DISTURBED’ rough sleepers are frightening visitors and residents in Weymouth.The recent new menace involves ordinary shoppers or holidaymakers suddenly being confronted by a highly...
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Man charged following road traffic collision

A MAN has been charged following a road traffic collision in Weymouth.At around 12.50pm on Monday, September 26th, officers spotted a suspicious vehicle on...

Taylor to run for hospice

TEN-year-old Taylor Mallet, from Weymouth, will be running in a 2km race next Saturday as part of the Bournemouth Marathon Festival.Taylor is the grandson...

CCTV appeal following alleged robbery in Bridport

DETECTIVES investigating an alleged robbery in Bridport have issued CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to.At around 3.55pm on Tuesday,...

Hospital services begin to improve

MINOR injuries units and community mental health services for children and young people in Dorset have been given improved ratings by a Government watchdog.They...

Toilet debate causes a stink on social media

PLANS to close and then sell off a block of seafront toilets in Weymouth has resulted in a flush of protest of social media.The...