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Police tackle underage drinking in Lyme Regis

POLICE once again tackled underagd drinking in Lyme Regis last night (Friday) and made sure a drunk 15-year-old was taken home. Writing on their Facebook...
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Beaminster man arrested after police chase in Lyme Regis

A MAN from Beaminster was arrested after a police chase in Lyme Regis on Tuesday evening. Police were called to report of a drunk man...
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Lyme Regis property owners argue path has always been private as inquiry continues

A PUBLIC inquiry to determine whether Teneriffe Path in Lyme Regis should be made a public right of way continued today (Thursday) with several...
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Lyme Regis residents make bid to open ‘magical’ pathway

TENERIFFE Path was described as a “magical” and “secret” shortcut enjoyed by Lyme Regis residents in a bid to see it opened as a...
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Lyme Regis councillor slammed in social media spat over next mayor

RELATIONS between Lyme Regis town councillors went downhill over the weekend as a public spat erupted on social media ahead of next month’s mayoral...

Regional fire service precept on the rise

THE Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Authority has approved a budget of £53.735million for 2017/18. Within the recommendation was the requirement to increase...

CCG proposals ‘welcomed’ by Dorset County Hospital

DORSET County Hospital’s council of governors “broadly welcomes” the Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group’s proposals for the future of health care in the county. The...

Council tax up… but county set to spend £1.5 million on their HQ refurbishment

FURIOUS Liberal Democrats at Dorset County Council (DCC) have challenged Conservative priorities in spending £1.5 million on refurbishing County Hall while proposing a rise...

Lyme Regis male given cannabis warning following police search

POLICE in Lyme Regis have issued a cannabis warning notice to a 19-year-old male after officers smelt the drug coming from the car he was sitting...

Campaigners welcome housing supply reform

COUNTRYSIDE campaigners in Dorset have welcomed the Government’s plans to reform the housing market and boost supply of new homes. The Dorset Campaign to Protect Rural...

Get on your bikes! Schools urged to join The Big Pedal 2017

SCHOOLS across Dorset are invited to join The Big Pedal 2017 – a national challenge to get more young people cycling and scooting to...
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Police crackdown on phone-using drivers

DORSET Police has taken part in a week-long crackdown against people using their mobile phones while driving, with 91 fixed penalty notices being issued....

UPDATE: Road re-opens after chimney fire at Lyme Regis pub

THE main road through Lyme Regis has now re-opened following a chimney fire at the Volunteer Inn this morning. Lyme Regis fire chief Virgil Turner was first...

View From the Marine Theatre: With a little help from our friends…

VIEW FROM THE MARINE THEATRE THE Marine Theatre’s role in the daily life of Lyme Regis is growing, providing residents and visitors as it does...
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Witches and wizards go potty for Potter at Lyme Regis Library

LYME Regis Library was transformed into Hogwarts earlier this month as Harry Potter fans were invited to a special evening of activities. The children were...
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Volunteers given sneak peek of Lyme Regis Museum extension

VOLUNTEERS and supporters of Lyme Regis Museum were given a sneak preview of the Mary Anning Wing, the museum’s new contemporary extension currently under...

Sign up to have a say in Dorset HealthCare

LOCAL residents are being urged to sign-up and become a member of Dorset HealthCare to influence decisions and strengthen its links with communities. Anyone over...
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Bristol folk singers coming to Lyme Regis after appearance on BBC

IF you’ve been following ‘The Choir’ on BBC with Gareth Malone, you will undoubtedly have noticed a bunch of bearded Bristolian blokes who rather...

New Scouts invested into Uplyme troop

AN action-packed term for the 1st Lym Valley Scouts has continued with members taking part in an evening of target practise at The Tunnel...
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Chelsea legend visits Lyme Regis Football Club

FORMER Chelsea legend Ron ‘Chopper’ Harris visited Lyme Regis Football Club on Saturday for a fundraising evening. Mr Harris played for Chelsea during the...
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Lyme Regis trust thanks those involved with affordable housing

DIRECTORS of Lyme Regis Community Land Trust (CLT) hosted a celebratory gathering last week for key people who have contributed to their affordable housing...

Lyme Regis residents asked to share ideas on local plan review

A PUBLIC consultation has started across West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland about the councils' joint local plan review. The local plan, adopted in October 2015,...

New look for Lyme Regis house cracked in half by landslide

A MODERN, floating structure on the outskirts of Lyme Regis has replaced the £900,000 holiday home cracked in half by a landslide in 2014. The...
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Man arrested in Lyme Regis for racially-aggravated assault

A LATVIAN man was arrested in Lyme Regis on Friday night for a racially-aggravated assault. The 27-year-old man was arrested following a disturbance in Bridge...
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Scouts put together busy programme of activities

MEMBERS of the 1st Lym Valley Scouts, based in Uplyme, have had their say on what they want to do during their upcoming programme of...
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Homemade treats at new Town Mill deli

OCCUPYING part of what used to be the mill’s shop, Kate’s Kitchen is the newest addition to the Town Mill family of artisans. ‘Kate’...
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Public exhibition on future development of Town Mill

WITH the Town Mill in Lyme Regis cementing its reputation as a significant tourist destination in the South West, residents are invited to an...
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Council offers discounts as part of new Gateway Card

LYME Regis Town Council will be offering residents discounts on hire of beach huts and the Guildhall, and amenities in the public gardens as...
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Shire House residents pampered on Dignity Day

RESIDENTS and staff of Shire House in Lyme Regis celebrated Dignity Day last week. Tina Cable, who works at the residential care home, has been...
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Lyme Regis businesses scoop top tourism awards

TWO Lyme Regis businesses scooped prizes at the final of the South West Tourism Excellence Awards, held last week. Records were broken as 10...

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