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Welbeck land Southern Extension Gillingham

The first outline planning application has been made for the large-scale Southern Extension housing development in Gillingham. Developers Welbeck Land have put in an application for outline permission to build 961 houses on …
Dorset police

Officers investigating a fail-to-stop collision in North Dorset are renewing their appeal for information from the public. Police are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a vehicle that was seen in …
Dorset Police

Following two days of intensive search activity – involving hundreds of emergency service personnel, partner agencies and specialist volunteers – police have taken the decision to stand-down active searches for 70-year-old Andrew Latcham. …
Dorset police

Police in North Dorset are concerned for the welfare of 70-year-old Andrew Latcham from Blandford. He has been missing since around 3:30am this morning (Saturday 30 December), when he was seen on CCTV …
Samuel Brockway

UPDATE: Officers searching for missing man Samuel Brockway from Gillingham are pleased to report he has been located. Samuel was reported missing this morning, Friday 22 December 2017, and had last been seen …
Dorset police

Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a fatal road traffic collision near Shaftesbury. Dorset Police was called at 8.28am today, Tuesday 19 December 2017, to a report of a road …
Shaftesbury Town Council

Shaftesbury town council have failed to support the idea of Dorset becoming a unitary authority after councillors raised objections to the move. Councillors were debating a request for support for the reorganisation of …
Dorset Police

Dorset Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious collision in Shaftesbury. At 1.26pm today, Tuesday 12 December 2017, a two vehicle collision occurred on Salisbury Road near to the …
new homes Mere

Councillors in Mere have expressed concern that planned changes in Wiltshire will see the town switched from the Salisbury area to the Trowbridge area when it comes to assessing local housing supply needs …