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Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Police deal with 'concern for welfare' in Dorchester

Police are dealing with an incident near the railway

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester Town 0-3 Gosport: Magpies 'wasteful' in loss

DORCHESTER Town were “wasteful” in front of goal against a ruthless Gosport Borough in their 3-0 loss, Magpies manager Tom Killick said.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Professional beggar moved on by police in Dorchester

A professional beggar was moved on from a Dorset street by police

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Dorchester: Ukraine shown support as war enters third year

Volunteer and community organisations have marked the second anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine in support of refugees living in Dorset

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Dorchester Association want Frederick Treves memorial repair

A local association are looking to restore the memorial to Frederick Treves who treated a king, and showed humanity to John Merrick, who was known as 'the Elephant Man'

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Dorchester Town 0-3 Gosport Borough: Boro punish Magpies

DORCHESTER Town were given a harsh lesson in clinical finishing as Gosport Borough took a deserved 3-0 win at the Avenue Stadium.

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Chelmsford City v Weymouth & Dorchester Town v Gosport - live match updates

Live blog coverage of Chelmsford City v Weymouth in the Vanarama National League South and Dorchester Town v Gosport Borough in the Pitching In Southern League Premier South (both 3pm).

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

National award for Razzamataz Weymouth and Dorchester

Razzamataz Weymouth and Dorchester was named the Razzamataz Franchise of the Year for its high standard of performing arts education.

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Fury as politicians accused of hijacking major Dorset housing campaign

ONE man is this picture is not happy to be there - and is accusing the Liberal Democrats of ‘hijack’.

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Dorchester Arts to mark 40 years with Curry and Quiz event

A local charity that supports the arts is holding a fundraising night with a difference to mark 40 years

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Hope for 'avenue of trees and rain garden' along Dorchester road

A PUSH is being made to ensure a Dorchester road is completed with proper landscaping – rather than being left as a ‘basic’ job.

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Bridport Reserves v Dorchester Sports: DPL derby preview

“CONFIDENT” Dorchester Sports will respect the quality of Bridport Reserves ahead of their derby at St Mary’s Field tomorrow (2pm).

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Dorchester Town v Gosport Borough: Team news and preview

TOM Killick believes an increase in standard in the Southern League Premier South means teams in the bottom half are more likely to upset top-11 clubs.

Dorset Echo | Dorchester

Missing Dorchester woman Kyra Anderson has been found

Officers searching for missing Dorchester woman Kyra Anderson are pleased to confirm she has been found.

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Appeal to find missing Dorchester woman Kyra Anderson

Officers are appealing for information from the public as they conduct enquiries to locate a missing young woman from Dorchester.

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Dorchester: Hourly weather forecast amid Met Office warning

Parts of Dorset are on flood alert while the county has been issued with a weather warning by the Met Office. Here is an hourly forecast for Dorchester.

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Ukrainian refugees gather to mark second anniversary of invasion

UKRAINE refugees have been taking part in an event in Dorchester today (Wed) to mark the second year since the invasion of their homeland.

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Neal’s Yard Remedies closes after 10 years in Dorchester

Dorchester's Neal’s Yard Remedies has closed its doors for good after almost 10 years

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New hope for Dorset History Centre extension plans

Dorset History Centre in Dorchester

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Suzy the cat: Dorchester postcards sell out in a week

Dorchester’s local celebrity has been gaining more and more attention in recent weeks, with postcards selling out