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3 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Six people who have appeared in court from Bournemouth

NEAL SCOTT CAMPBELL aged 40 of Christchurch Road, Bournemouth. Admitted stealing two bottles of Captain Morgan rum, value A 36 belonging to Asda Stores at Castlepoint Centre.

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7 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

REVELLERS are en route to their most fun-packed weekend of the year.

As you're reading this, thousands of people are heading to Lulworth Castle where they will be treated to entertainment from the likes of James, De La Soul, Basement Jaxx- and Mr Tumble.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Bridportnews.co.uk

West Dorset should have six fewer councillors, says Boundary Commission

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England has published its final recommendations for new electoral arrangements for West Dorset District Council.

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Bournemouth Echo

Dorset schools get A 8m cash windfall

SCHOOLS across Dorset are set to benefit from millions in extra government cash next year as part of a bid to make funding fairer.

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Bridportnews.co.uk

Youngsters still tombstoning off the pier despite warnings

WEST BAY: Just weeks after police warned about the dangers of tombstoning youngsters have been seen doing it at West Bay .

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Bridportnews.co.uk

Bridport and Lyme Regis News: Driver rescued after embankment plunge in west Dorset

Two crews from Bridport Fire Station attended the incident in Mill Lane at around 1.15pm this afternoon, July 31. The fire also caused damaged to a nearby tree and telegraph pole.

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Portsmouth Today

Inquest opens on Fareham man killed in motorhome crash

An inquest has been opened to investigate the death of a Fareham man who died when his motorhome collided with a truck.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

12m bid to redevelop derelict naval building and land on Portland

A PROMINENT building on Portland which has stood derelict for more than 10 years is at the centre of a A 12 million homes plan being backed by the government.

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Bournemouth Echo

Vandals trash 12 cars in late-night wrecking spree

Shocked owners were left facing hefty repair bills after windscreens, windows and wing mirrors were smashed during a two-hour wrecking spree in the early hours of Saturday, July 26. Dorset Police were initially called to Corfe Mullen in response to reports of four youths kicking cars in Phelipps Road - but as officers investigated, it quickly ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Bournemouth Echo

The great adventures of Fudge: teddy bear travels the world in memory of Angie

POLICE officer and granddad-of-one Gary Jones has shown his softer side by travelling the world with a cute teddy bear in memory of a friend.

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Examiner.com

Crop circles in Germany and England: Is there a pattern here?

Thousands of people are trekking to a Bavarian farmer's field to check out a mysterious set of crop circles.

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Bournemouth Echo

Firefighters battle combine harvester blaze in East Dorset

Crews from Cranborne, Wimborne, Poole and Ferndown fought the fire, which involves the machinery and 100 square metres of a field of cut straw.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

Two tonnes of grain destroyed in silo fire in Winterborne Monkton

The firefighters, from Dorchester and Weymouth, were called to Manor Farm in the village shortly before 1.30pm this afternoon, and assisted the farmer in extinguishing the fire by removing the grain from the silo.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

A354 Weymouth Way to close for family and friends memorial for crash victims

THE section of road where two Weymouth residents were killed in a fatal road crash on Saturday evening will be closed tomorrow for friends and family to visit the site.

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Bournemouth Echo

Ringwood foodbank serves 500 people in first year

The facility opened its base in the Wesley Centre in Christchurch Road in July 2013 to give emergency food help and support to people in crisis in the town and surrounding areas.

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Bournemouth Echo

'Council needs to secure site from caravans' - residents in plea for action over travellers

RESIDENTS in Poole have said that more must be done to stop travellers from moving on to land close to their homes.

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Bournemouth Echo

Workmen desperately tried to search burning house where pensioner's body was found, inquest hears

CONTRACTORS desperately attempted to search a burning house in Poole where the body of a 77-year-old man was later discovered, an inquest has heard.

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Bournemouth Echo

Join fun day in aid of Mudeford lifeboat

Plans for a new A 3.5million station to house Swanage RNLI's next lifeboat were given the green light by Purbeck District Council earlier this summer.

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Bournemouth Echo

The seven sons of service: incredible story of how the Still brothers survived WWI

A page in the Bournemouth Graphic featuring the seven Still brothers who were all serving in 1915, aged at the time from 17 to 27 The Great War had a huge impact on many families as husbands, sons and brothers joined up to fight for their country, at first voluntarily, and then conscripted into 'Kitchener's Army'.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bournemouth Echo

84 charged so far in police drink drive crackdown - see the latest 13 to face court

Working together with the police, the Daily Echo are naming and shaming those who are convicted of the crime.

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