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Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Ollie Haste and Harvey Hughes to resist Dorchester interest

DORCHESTER Town are set to miss out on the services of left-backs Ollie Haste and Harvey Hughes.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Tiago Sa joins Taunton Town after spell away travelling

LEFT-BACK Tiago Sa has joined Taunton ahead of the 2024/25 Southern League Premier South season.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester Town to begin 2024 pre-season at Hamworthy United

DORCHESTER Town have announced a pre-season friendly list of six fixtures ahead of the 2024/25 Southern League campaign.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Woman arrested in Dorchester after reports of street drinking

A woman has been arrested for being drunk and disorderly after becoming 'rude' and 'abusive' in Dorchester town centre

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Bere Regis take one victory from Dorchester T20 double-bill

BERE Regis moved to the brink of qualification for the Dorset League T20 finals day despite a mixed performance at rivals Dorchester.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

In the Dock - Weymouth Magistrates Court - May 30, June 4, 5, 6

Details from Weymouth magistrates court registers; May 30, June 4, 5 and 6

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester Town Under-23s coaches exit after five trophies

DORCHESTER Town Under-23s’ all-conquering trio of Brian Churchill, Craig Robinson and John Cook have stepped down from their posts.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester Raiders in 12-hour fundraiser for 2025 tournament

DORCHESTER Town Raiders Under-13s are today taking part in a football marathon to raise money for a grand tournament next year.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

The FA unveils key cup dates for 2024/25 football season

CLUBS in Dorset have learned of the key cup dates in the 2024/25 calendar.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Cold callers warning in Stinsford area of Dorchester

Dorset Police has received reports of door-to-door salesmen who have been cold calling in the Stinsford area of Dorchester.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Diversions for entering Dorset County Hospital this weekend

Visitors to the county hospital will need to take a diversion this weekend due to construction work

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester Town to report for pre-season training on July 2

DORCHESTER Town are due to report for pre-season in the first week of July, according to manager Tom Killick.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Wessex Internet Dorset League 2024 - week eight previews

DORCHESTER and Bere Regis face off in the Dorset League T20 phase at Dorchester Rec tomorrow (1pm).

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Weekend weather: Mix of showery and sunny spells forecast

As we approach the middle of June and the longest day of the year, showers and unsettled weather are forecast for the weekend

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Activist sentenced for smashing JPMorgan Chase windows

Extinction Rebellion activist, Rosemary Webster, from Dorchester has been spared jail after being sentenced for breaking the windows of JPMorgan Chase

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Six arrested on suspicion of affray in Louise Road Dorchester

Six people have been arrested on suspicion of affray, with one of those also arrested on suspicion of assault after a man was injured in Dorchester

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Owner "heartbroken" as deadly Alamaba Rot kills five dogs in Dorset

Leigh Feltham from Ferndown has been left heartbroken after his pet died from a Alabama Rot which is suspected to be circulating around parts of Dorset.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Sunflower trail at Maiden Castle Farm Dorchester 2024

Seeds have been planted in preparation for a popular sunflower trail

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Tik Tok viral video of Dorset cat Sarina viewed by millions

A cat in Dorset has been rehomed after the story of her life went viral on social media

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Swanage beat Dorchester twice in South West T20 division

SWANAGE caused a massive upset by roaring to two victories over Dorchester, who suffered their first defeats of 2024.