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Newlyweds get stopped by the police over wedding car horn
A PAIR of newlyweds were given the ride of their lives before unexpectedly bearing witness to the full force of the law.
Seeds of change
Robert Higgins, 62, and his wife Anne, 70, are closing St Anne's Garden Centre in Chickerell to start their retirement and convert the site into holiday lets.
School pupils cook up a treat for their leukaemia-fighting pal Elliot
As reported in the Echo, five-year-old Elliot, from Chickerell , was diagnosed with juvenile myelomonocytic leukaemia, a rare form of the disease only five people are diagnosed with each year in the UK.
Pupils get cooking to help ill classmate and Cancer Research
A REAL SIZZLER: Wyke Regis Infant School pupils barbecue for Cancer Research and their friend Elliot Barton, 5, who has leukaemia As reported in the Echo, five-year-old Elliot, from Chickerell , was diagnosed with juvenile myelomonocytic leukaemia, a rare form of the disease only five people are diagnosed with each year in the UK.
Bradley and family say thank you to generous Echo reader's after campaign success
'THANK YOU'- that's the message from the family of five-year-old Bradley Webber to generous Echo readers who have kindly raised more than A 1,700 for the youngster.
Derelict ex-army base one of eight possible sites for travellers
The former Army camp in Wyke Regis is one of eight locations shortlisted as permanent or transit sites throughout the county.
Hundreds of cyclists saddle up for Macmillan cancer fundraiser
NEARLY 800 cyclists took to Dorset's country roads today to raise funds for charity in the 26th annual Macmillan Dorset Bike Ride.
Veterans on the march, all steamed up at Chickerell and music rocking Chesil
Veterans will march through Dorchester today to mark Armed Forces Day and there will be music and entertainment in the Borough Gardens throughout the afternoon.
Ride for children's ward
MORE than 200 riders will take to the roads this weekend to raise money for a life-saving children's ward.