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Fake make-up artist paints woman's face in Beales, Bournemouth

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 12:48
A woman shopping in Bournemouth was offered a makeover by the hate-crime attacker.
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Dogs gather in Dorset for Christmas party

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 01:13
Pets took part in agility games and a doggy lucky dip before meeting Santa Paws.
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Wolverhampton Wanderers v Bournemouth

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 12:13
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Bournemouth.
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Unsung Hero 2018: Boccia club founder Gemma Mitchell, who has cerebral palsy, is the South winner

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:18
Gemma Mitchell, who founded and runs Victoria Community Boccia Club despite having cerebral palsy, is South's Unsung Hero winner for 2018.
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County Lines: Drug gangs destroying lives and communities

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:03
Young and vulnerable people are being exploited by drug gangs from large urban areas in a practice called County Lines.
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Longer Dorset hospital travel times 'won't affect patients'

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 18:09
A review finds extended hospital journey times make "no difference", which campaigners say "beggars belief".
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Burgled Veterans' Forge metalwork project helped by grant

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:10
Burglars stole machinery and tools that were being used to build a beacon for Armistice Day.
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South Western Railway strikes planned for Christmas week

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 13:09
The RMT union says South Western Railway workers will hold 24-hour strikes on 27 and 31 December.
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Sandbanks Ferry planned fare increases blocked by government

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 13:05
The government has turned down permission for Sandbanks Ferry to increase its fares by 2021.
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Weymouth Brewers Quay: Homes and restaurant development approved

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 10:42
A restaurant and a cookery school feature in the plans for the historic seaside museum site.
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Robert White Cancer Centre opens in Dorchester

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 10:00
The centre was part funded by an auction of classic vehicles and opened by actor Martin Clunes.
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Michael Simpson: China hearing set over murdered dad's children

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 06:36
Michael Simpson was stabbed to death in Shanghai by his Chinese wife whose family kept the children.
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Weymouth £200k seafront light system approved

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 20:27
The LED lights will replace lasers installed on the seafront for the 2012 Olympics.
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Gaia Pope: Man accused of rape jailed again

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 10:52
Connor Hayes is understood to have been accused of raping the 19-year-old, who later went missing.
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Clapham Junction rail crash 1988: Events remember the dead

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 06:42
Wreaths will be laid to remember the 35 people killed near Clapham Junction station in south London.
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Dorset health reorganisation gets £15.2m funding

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 14:18
The money will go towards changes to mental health, pathology and GP services in Dorset.
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Bournemouth nightclub crash: Driver cleared of murder bid

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 12:11
Shailem Dodson had been accused of deliberately targeting nightclub staff.
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Raheem Sterling: Tyrone Mings pulls out of Talksport appearance over coverage

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:18
Bournemouth's Tyrone Mings pulls out of an interview with Talksport in protest at its coverage of the alleged racial abuse of Raheem Sterling.
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South Western Railway delays after Woking signal failure

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 08:50
After a signal failure at Woking, trains between the south coast and London have been delayed.
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Sheldon Woodford death: Prison inmate 'died after delayed 999 call'

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 16:53
A delay by prison staff in calling an ambulance "could have been critical", a report finds.
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