Anger as door smashed in attempted break-in at garage
CRACKED WINDOW: Paul Eady outside his garage, which is believed to have been the target of an attempted break-in Paul and Lyn Eady, from PLG Upton and Walker Ltd, in Lower Putton Lane, Chickerell , found one of the panes of glass on their front door smashed when they opened up yesterday morning in an apparent attempted break-in.
Coast road on brink of reopening
ROADWORKS which closed the B3157 coast road near Burton Bradstock this week have been forcing drivers to take a 42-mile detour or negotiate narrow village lanes.
Drivers brace themselves for delays caused by road works
Work has begun on the B3157 coast road near Burton Bradstock ahead of a full five-day road closure starting next Monday.
Firefighters are currently dealing with a car fire in Chickerell.
One Weymouth crew are currently in Coldharbour, Chickerell where there is a car with a fire in the engine department.
Storm St Jude: Clean-up operation underway in Dorset
Hurricane-strength winds battered the Dorset coastline as the storm, nicknamed St Jude, ripped across the UK on Sunday night and Monday morning leaving a trail of devastation in its wake.